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Report for Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L.

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Family Aizoaceae
Genus Sesuvium
Species portulacastrum
Author (L.) L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
1000 mMLokhande, V. H., A. K. Srivastava, S. Srivastava, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2011) Regulated alterations in redox and energetic status are the key mediators of salinity tolerance in the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) LLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinityMessedi, D., N. Labidi, C. Grignon and C. Abdelly (2004) Limits imposed by salt to the growth of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrumMoseki, B. and J. C. Buru (2010) Ionic and water relations of Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.)Muchate, N. S., G. C. Nikalje, N. S. Rajurkar, P. Suprasanna and T. D. Nikam (2016) Physiological responses of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum to salt stress and their relevance for saline soil bio-reclamationO\'Leary, J. W. and E. P. Glenn (1994) Halophytes as a resource for livestock and rehabilitation of degraded landsPasternak, D. and A. Nerd (1996) Research and utilization of halophytes in IsraelRamani, B., T. Reeck, A. Debez, R. Stelzer, B. Huchzermeyer, A. Schmidt and J. Papenbrock (2006) Aster tripolium L. and Sesuvium portulacastrum L.: two halophytes, two strategies to survive in saline habitatsVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Growth and Mineral Distribution of Sesuvium portulacastrum L a Salt Marsh Halophyte, Under Sodium Chloride StressWang, D. Y., H. Y. Wang, B. Han, B. Wang, A. P. Guo, D. Zheng, C. J. Liu, L. L. Chang, M. Peng and X. C. Wang (2012) Sodium instead of potassium and chloride is an important macronutrient to improve leaf succulence and shoot development for halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum
Germination YesMartinez, M. L., T. Valverde and P. Morenocasasola (1992) Germination Response to Temperature, Salinity, Light and Depth of Sowing of 10 Tropical Dune Species
Salt glands and bladders No
Photosynthesis Pathway C3Bohley, K., O. Joos, H. Hartmann, R. Sage, S. Liede-Schumann and G. Kadereit (2015) Phylogeny of Sesuvioideae (Aizoaceae) - Biogeography, leaf anatomy and the evolution of C-4 photosynthesis
Molecular data
  • fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase geneFan, W., Z. L. Zhang and Y. L. Zhang (2009) Cloning and molecular characterization of fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase gene regulated by high-salinity and drought in Sesuvium portulacastrum
  • cDNAFan, W., W. J. Chang, X. W. Liu, C. Xiao, J. L. Yang and Z. L. Zhang (2017) Identification of up-regulated genes provides integrated insight into salt-induced tolerance mechanisms in Sesuvium portulacastrum rootsZeng, HC; Deng, LH; Zhang, CF (2006) Cloning of salt tolerance-related cDNAs from the mangrove plant Sesuvium portulacastrum L.
  • RAPDsLokhande, V. H., T. D. Nikam, V. Y. Patade and P. Suprasanna (2009) Morphological and molecular diversity analysis among the Indian clones of Sesuvium portulacastrum L
  • ProteomicsYi, X. P., Y. Sun, Q. Yang, A. P. Guo, L. Chang, D. Wang, Z. Tong, X. Jin, L. M. Wang, J. L. Yu, W. H. Jin, Y. M. Xie and X. C. Wang (2014) Quantitative proteomics of Sesuvium portulacastrum leaves revealed that ion transportation by V-ATPase and sugar accumulation in chloroplast played crucial roles in halophyte salt tolerance
  • Reference geneNikalje GC, Srivastava AK, Sablok G, Pandey GK, Nikam TD, Suprasanna P (2018) Identification and validation of reference genes for quantitative real-time PCR under salt stress in a halophyte, Sesuvium portulacastrum
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesAnburaj, R., M. A. Nabeel, T. Sivakumar and K. Kathiresan (2012) The role of rhizobacteria in salinity effects on biochemical constituents of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrumKampfer, P; Arun, AB; Busse, HJ; Young, CC; Lai, WA; Rekha, PD; Chen, WM (2011) Salinicoccus sesuvii sp nov., isolated from the rhizosphere of Sesuvium portulacastrumRuppel, S., P. Franken and K. Witzel (2013) Properties of the halophyte microbiome and their implications for plant salt tolerance
Bioremediation YesKannan, PR; Deepa, S; Kanth, SV; Rao, JR; Gnanasekaran, CS; Rengasamy, R (2009) STUDIES ON THE USE OF SESUVIUM PORTULACASTRUM - PART III: PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SALT CONTAMINATED SOILS OF TANNERY WASTEWATER DISCHARGED ILANDSKanth, SV; Kannan, PR; Selvi, AT; Saravanan, P; Rao, JR; Nair, BU; Rengaswamy, R (2009) PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SOUL USING SESUVIUM PORTULACASTRUM - PART I: REMOVAL OF NA(+) AND CL- FROM TANNERY WASTEWATER TREATED SOILLokhande, V. H., B. K. Gor, N. S. Desai, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Sesuvium portulacastrum, a plant for drought, salt stress, sand fixation, food and phytoremediation. A reviewLokhande, V. H., T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2009) Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L. a promising halophyte: cultivation, utilization and distribution in IndiaMuchate, N. S., G. C. Nikalje, N. S. Rajurkar, P. Suprasanna and T. D. Nikam (2016) Physiological responses of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum to salt stress and their relevance for saline soil bio-reclamationVan Oosten, M. J. and A. Maggio (2015) Functional biology of halophytes in the phytoremediation of heavy metal contaminated soils
antioxidants
  • PhenolsAgoramoorthy, G., F. A. Chen, V. Venkatesalu, D. H. Kuo and P. C. Shea (2008) Evaluation of antioxidant polyphenols from selected mangrove plants of IndiaSlama, I., R. M'Rabet, R. Ksouri, O. Talbi, A. Debez and C. Abdelly (2015) Water deficit stress applied only or combined with salinity affects physiological parameters and antioxidant capacity in Sesuvium portulacastrumThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
  • Antioxidant enzymesKannan, P. R., S. Deepa, S. V. Kanth and R. Rengasamy (2013) Growth, Osmolyte Concentration and Antioxidant Enzymes in the Leaves of Sesuvium portulacastrum L. Under Salinity StressLokhande, V. H., A. K. Srivastava, S. Srivastava, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2011) Regulated alterations in redox and energetic status are the key mediators of salinity tolerance in the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) LLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinityLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinityMuchate, N. S., G. C. Nikalje, N. S. Rajurkar, P. Suprasanna and T. D. Nikam (2016) Physiological responses of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum to salt stress and their relevance for saline soil bio-reclamation
Secondary Metabolites
  • Ecdysteroids. Lokhande, V. H., T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2009) Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L. a promising halophyte: cultivation, utilization and distribution in India
  • PhytochemicalsCybulska, I., G. Brudecki, A. Alassali, M. Thomsen and J. J. Brown (2014) Phytochemical composition of some common coastal halophytes of the United Arab Emirates
  • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
  • BetainesAdrian-Romero, M., S. J. Wilson, G. Blunden, M. H. Yang, A. Carabot-Cuervo and A. K. Bashir (1998) Betaines in coastal plants
Compatible Solutes
  • GlycinebetaineVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Sodium chloride stress on organic constituents of Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a salt marsh halophyte
  • ProlineJoshi, A. J. (1981) Amino-Acids and Mineral Constituents in Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a Salt-Marsh HalophyteLokhande, V. H., A. K. Srivastava, S. Srivastava, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2011) Regulated alterations in redox and energetic status are the key mediators of salinity tolerance in the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) LMessedi, D; Slama, I; Laabidi, N; Ghnaya, T; Savoure, A; Soltani, A; Abdelly, C (2006) Effect of nitrogen deficiency, salinity and drought on proline metabolism in Sesuvium portulacastrumMoseki, B. and J. C. Buru (2010) Ionic and water relations of Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.)Slama, I., D. Messedi, T. Ghnaya, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2006) Effects of water deficit on growth and proline metabolism in Sesuvium portulacastrumSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2008) Combined effects of long-term salinity and soil drying on growth, water relations, nutrient status and proline accumulation of Sesuvium portulacastrumSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, D. Messedi, K. Hessini, N. Labidi, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2007) Effect of sodium chloride on the response of the halophyte species Sesuvium portulacastrum grown in mannitol-induced water stressSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, K. Hessini, D. Messedi, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2007) Comparative study of the effects of mannitol and PEG osmotic stress on growth and solute accumulation in Sesuvium portulacastrumVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Sodium chloride stress on organic constituents of Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a salt marsh halophyte
Habitat
  • B Coastal habitatsLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinityLonard, RI; Judd, FW (1997) The biological flora of coastal dunes and wetlands. Sesuvium portulacastrum (L) L
Economic use
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamental
  • 0110.0 Vegetables
  • 1200.0 Soap and soap substitutes
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • West Indies
  • Pantropical
  • Indian statesLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinity
Miscellaneous notes
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