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Report for Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.

updated: Nov 17th 2020, 5:06 am see all updates
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Family Poaceae
Genus Imperata
Species cylindrica
Author (L.) Raeusch.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • weedy
Life form
  • Perennial grassHameed, M., M. Ashraf, N. Naz, T. Nawaz, R. Batool, S. Fatima and F. Ahmad (2014) Physiological adaptative characteristics of Imperata cylindrica for salinity tolerance
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
200 mMHameed, M., M. Ashraf, N. Naz, T. Nawaz, R. Batool, S. Fatima and F. Ahmad (2014) Physiological adaptative characteristics of Imperata cylindrica for salinity tolerance
Germination YesBhatt, A; Santo, A (2018) Different ecological strategies during the seed germination phase of nine grasses inhabiting the hyper-arid Arabian desert
Salt glands and bladders YesAMARASINGHE, V; WATSON, L (1989) VARIATION IN SALT SECRETORY ACTIVITY OF MICROHAIRS IN GRASSES
Photosynthesis Pathway C4Zhong, Q. C., J. N. Gong, K. Y. Wang and C. Zhang (2014) Effects of 3-year air warming on growth of two perennial grasses (Phragmites australis and Imperata cylindrica) in a coastal salt marsh reclaimed for agriculture
Molecular data
  • ProteomicsShih, YJ; Chang, HC; Tsai, MC; Wu, TY; Wu, TC; Kao, P; Kao, WY; Chang, IF (2018) Comparative leaf proteomic profiling of salt-treated natural variants of Imperata cylindricaWu, T.-Y., P. Kao, C.-L. Chang, P.-H. Hsu, C.-H. Chou and I.-F. Chang (2015) Phosphoproteomic profiling of microsomal fractions in leaves of Cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica)
  • Carbohydrates Faustino, M. V., M. A. F. Faustino and D. Pinto (2019) Halophytic Grasses, a New Source of Nutraceuticals? A Review on Their Secondary Metabolites and Biological Activities
  • Amino acidsFaustino, M. V., M. A. F. Faustino and D. Pinto (2019) Halophytic Grasses, a New Source of Nutraceuticals? A Review on Their Secondary Metabolites and Biological Activities
Previously was:
  • ProteomicsShih, YJ; Chang, HC; Tsai, MC; Wu, TY; Wu, TC; Kao, P; Kao, WY; Chang, IF (2018) Comparative leaf proteomic profiling of salt-treated natural variants of Imperata cylindricaWu, T.-Y., P. Kao, C.-L. Chang, P.-H. Hsu, C.-H. Chou and I.-F. Chang (2015) Phosphoproteomic profiling of microsomal fractions in leaves of Cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica)
  • Carbohydrates and Amino AcidsFaustino, M. V., M. A. F. Faustino and D. Pinto (2019) Halophytic Grasses, a New Source of Nutraceuticals? A Review on Their Secondary Metabolites and Biological Activities
  • Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesThoen D (1987) First observations on the occurrence of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae VAM in hydrophytes hygrophytes halophytes and xerophytes in the region of lake Retba Cap-Vert Senegal during the dry season
    Bioremediation unknown
    antioxidants
    • FlavonoidsFaustino, M. V., M. A. F. Faustino and D. Pinto (2019) Halophytic Grasses, a New Source of Nutraceuticals? A Review on Their Secondary Metabolites and Biological Activities
    Secondary Metabolites
    Compatible Solutes
    Habitat
    • E1 Dry grasslandsHameed, M., M. Ashraf, N. Naz, T. Nawaz, R. Batool, S. Fatima and F. Ahmad (2014) Physiological adaptative characteristics of Imperata cylindrica for salinity tolerance
    Economic use
    • 0000.0 FOOD AND DRINKFaustino, M. V., M. A. F. Faustino and D. Pinto (2019) Halophytic Grasses, a New Source of Nutraceuticals? A Review on Their Secondary Metabolites and Biological Activities
    Distribution

    No Distribution recorded for this taxon
    Distribution (text)
    • The Salt Range, which lies between the Thar desert and the Potohar Plateau in the Punjab province of PakistanHameed, M., M. Ashraf, N. Naz, T. Nawaz, R. Batool, S. Fatima and F. Ahmad (2014) Physiological adaptative characteristics of Imperata cylindrica for salinity tolerance
    • Bakkhali river estuary, Cox’s Bazar (20 850 4000e20 460 9200 N and 91 960 6000e92 340 3700 E Bangladesh
    Miscellaneous notes Hameed et al (2011) failed to see salt glands but did record excretionHameed, M., M. Ashraf and N. Naz (2011) Anatomical and physiological characteristics relating to ionic relations in some salt tolerant grasses from the Salt Range, Pakistan
    References

    Last Records approved
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:33 am

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    Mar 6th 2021, 6:33 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:33 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:33 am
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    Mar 6th 2021, 6:32 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:32 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:30 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:30 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:30 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Mar 6th 2021, 6:30 am
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