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Report for Nitraria retusa (Forssk.) Asch.

updated: Aug 1st 2020, 5:37 am see all updates
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Family Nitrariaceae
Genus Nitraria
Species retusa
Author (Forssk.) Asch.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • xerohalophyte
Life form
  • Shrub
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Pasternak, D. and A. Nerd (1996) Research and utilization of halophytes in Israel
Germination YesMoustafa, A. El-Raouf A.; El-Wahab, R. H. A.; Helmy, M. A.; Batanouny, K. H. (1998) Phenology, germination and propagation of some wild trees and shrubs in South Sinai, Egypt
Previously was: unknown
Salt glands and bladders NoWeiglin, C. and E. Winter (1991) LEAF STRUCTURES OF XEROHALOPHYTES FROM AN EAST JORDANIAN SALT PAN
Photosynthesis Pathway C3Weiglin, C. and E. Winter (1991) LEAF STRUCTURES OF XEROHALOPHYTES FROM AN EAST JORDANIAN SALT PAN
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesHaddi, M. L., S. Filacorda, K. Meniai, F. Rollin and P. Susmel (2003) In vitro fermentation kinetics of some halophyte shrubs sampled at three stages of maturity
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • C1.5 Permanent inland saline and brackish lakes, ponds and poolsQasem, Jamal R. (2015) PROSPECTS OF WILD MEDICINAL AND INDUSTRIAL PLANTS OF SALINE HABITATS IN THE JORDAN VALLEY
  • 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
  • 0112.0 Fruit
  • 2100.0 Fuel
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • Sudanian region
  • 75 km parallel to the Jordan River and the Dead Sea, and varies in width from 10 km at Wadi Hisban and Wadi Zarqa to about 2-3 km in Zara,JordanQasem, Jamal R. (2015) PROSPECTS OF WILD MEDICINAL AND INDUSTRIAL PLANTS OF SALINE HABITATS IN THE JORDAN VALLEY
  • Azrak, 80 km sotheast Amman, JordanWeiglin, C. and E. Winter (1991) LEAF STRUCTURES OF XEROHALOPHYTES FROM AN EAST JORDANIAN SALT PAN
  • 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
  • Dead Sea, Israel.Shmueli, E. (1948) The water balance of some plants of the Dead Sea salinesWoutersen, A., P. E. Jardine, R. G. Bogota-Angel, H. X. Zhang, D. Silvestro, A. Antonelli, E. Gogna, R. H. J. Erkens, W. D. Gosling, G. Dupont-Nivet and C. Hoorn (2018) A novel approach to study the morphology and chemistry of pollen in a phylogenetic context, applied to the halophytic taxon Nitraria L.(Nitrariaceae)
  • Wadi Al - Shatti region, Southern Libya.Al-Tamimi, RA (2017) IMPACT OF SOIL SALINIZATION ON NATURAL VEGETATION AND LAND DETERIORATION
Previously was:
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • Sudanian region
  • 75 km parallel to the Jordan River and the Dead Sea, and varies in width from 10 km at Wadi Hisban and Wadi Zarqa to about 2-3 km in Zara,JordanQasem, Jamal R. (2015) PROSPECTS OF WILD MEDICINAL AND INDUSTRIAL PLANTS OF SALINE HABITATS IN THE JORDAN VALLEY
  • Azrak, 80 km sotheast Amman, JordanWeiglin, C. and E. Winter (1991) LEAF STRUCTURES OF XEROHALOPHYTES FROM AN EAST JORDANIAN SALT PAN
  • 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
  • Northern shore of the Dead Sea, Israel.Shmueli, E. (1948) The water balance of some plants of the Dead Sea salinesWoutersen, A., P. E. Jardine, R. G. Bogota-Angel, H. X. Zhang, D. Silvestro, A. Antonelli, E. Gogna, R. H. J. Erkens, W. D. Gosling, G. Dupont-Nivet and C. Hoorn (2018) A novel approach to study the morphology and chemistry of pollen in a phylogenetic context, applied to the halophytic taxon Nitraria L.(Nitrariaceae)
  • Wadi Al - Shatti region, Southern Libya.Al-Tamimi, RA (2017) IMPACT OF SOIL SALINIZATION ON NATURAL VEGETATION AND LAND DETERIORATION
  • Miscellaneous notes
    References

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