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Report for Limonium axillare (Forssk.) Kuntze

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Family Plumbaginaceae
Genus Limonium
Species axillare
Author (Forssk.) Kuntze
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • ChaemaephyteYasseen, B. T. and M. A. Abu-Al-Basal (2008) Ecophysiology of Limonium axillare and Avicennia marina from the coastline of Arabian Gulf-Qatar
Ecotypes Yes
Max. salinity
SW Pasternak, D. and A. Nerd (1996) Research and utilization of halophytes in IsraelYasseen, B. T. and M. A. Abu-Al-Basal (2008) Ecophysiology of Limonium axillare and Avicennia marina from the coastline of Arabian Gulf-Qatar
Germination YesMahmoud, A., A. M. Elsheikh and S. A. Baset (1983) GERMINATION OF 2 HALOPHYTES - HALOPEPLIS-PERFOLIATA AND LIMONIUM-AXILLARE FROM SAUDI-ARABIA
Salt glands and bladders YesAkhani, H., M. Malekmohammadi, P. Mahdavi, A. Gharibiyan and M. W. Chase (2013) Phylogenetics of the Irano-Turanian taxa of Limonium (Plumbaginaceae) based on ITS nrDNA sequences and leaf anatomy provides evidence for species delimitation and relationships of lineagesSalama, F. M., S. M. El-Naggar and T. Ramadan (1999) Salt glands of some halophytes in EgyptYasseen, B. T. and M. A. Abu-Al-Basal (2008) Ecophysiology of Limonium axillare and Avicennia marina from the coastline of Arabian Gulf-Qatar
Photosynthesis Pathway C3Frey, W., H. Kurschner and W. Stichler (1985) PHOTOSYNTHETIC PATHWAYS AND ECOLOGICAL DISTRIBUTION OF HALOPHYTES FROM 4 LITTORAL SALT MARSHES (EGYPT SINAI, SAUDI-ARABIA, OMAN AND IRAN)
Molecular data
  • DNAAkhani, H., M. Malekmohammadi, P. Mahdavi, A. Gharibiyan and M. W. Chase (2013) Phylogenetics of the Irano-Turanian taxa of Limonium (Plumbaginaceae) based on ITS nrDNA sequences and leaf anatomy provides evidence for species delimitation and relationships of lineages
  • DNA Chloroplast Lledo, MD; Crespo, MB; Fay, MF; Chase, MW (2005) Molecular phylogenetics of Limonium and related genera (Plumbaginaceae): Biogeographical and systematic implications
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineYasseen, B. T. and M. A. Abu-Al-Basal (2008) Ecophysiology of Limonium axillare and Avicennia marina from the coastline of Arabian Gulf-Qatar
Habitat
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea region
Economic use
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamental
  • 7000.0 MEDICALRibeiro de Paiva S, da Silva Marques S, Figueiredo M R and Coelho Kaplan M A (2003) PLUMBAGINALES: A PHARMACOLOGICAL APPROACH
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • North-western Red SeaHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea region
Miscellaneous notes
References

Last Records approved
Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
Mar 23rd 2020, 7:32 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Mar 25th 2020, 8:56 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Mar 16th 2020, 6:07 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Mar 16th 2020, 6:07 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 5:14 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 5:14 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 5:07 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 5:07 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 4:36 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Mar 13th 2020, 4:36 pm
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