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Report for Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.

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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Avicennia
Species marina
Author (Forssk.) Vierh.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Ball, M. C. and G. D. Farquhar (1984) Photosynthetic and stomatal responses of two mangrove species, Aegiceras corniculatum and Avicennia marina, to long term salinity and humidity conditions.Burchett, M. D., C. D. Field and A. Pulkownik (1984) Salinty, growth and root respiration in the grey mangrove, Avicennia marina.Clough, B. F. (1984) Growth and Salt Balance of the Mangroves Avicennia-Marina (Forsk) Vierh and Rhizophora-Stylosa Griff in Relation to SalinityDownton, W. J. S. (1982) Growth and osmotic relations of the mangrove Avicennia marina, as influenced by salinityKhan, F; Adnan, MY; Aziz, I (2016) METABOLIC IMPLICATIONS OF SALT INDUCED OSMOLYTE ACCUMULATION IN AVICENNIA MARINANAIDOO, G (1987) EFFECTS OF SALINITY AND NITROGEN ON GROWTH AND WATER RELATIONS IN THE MANGROVE, AVICENNIA-MARINA (FORSK) VIERH
Germination YesDas, S. (2001) Seedling morphology of three mangrove species and its taxonomic implicationsYe, Y., N. F. Y. Tam, C. Y. Lu and Y. S. Wong (2005) Effects of salinity on germination, seedling growth and physiology of three salt-secreting mangrove species
Salt glands and bladders YesDrennan, P. M. and P. Berjak (1982) Degeneration of the salt glands accompanying foliar maturation in Avicennia marina (Forsskai) VierhDrennan, P. M., P. Berjak and N. W. Pammenter (1992) Ion Gradients and Adenosine Triphosphatase Localization in the Salt Glands of Avicennia marina (Forsskal) VierhDrennan, P. M., P. Berjak, J. R. Lawton and N. W. Pammenter (1987) Ultrastructure of the salt glands of the mangrove, Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh., as indicated by the use of selective membrane stainingDrennan, P. and N. W. Pammenter (1982) Physiology of salt excretion in the mangrove Avicennia marina (Forsk) VierhReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangrovesSalama, F. M., S. M. El-Naggar and T. Ramadan (1999) Salt glands of some halophytes in Egypt
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
  • GenesJithesh, M. N., S. R. Prashanth, K. R. Sivaprakash and A. Parida (2006) Monitoring expression profiles of antioxidant genes to salinity, iron, oxidative, light and hyperosmotic stresses in the highly salt tolerant grey mangrove, Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. by mRNA analysis
Previously was:
  • Gene expressionJithesh, M. N., S. R. Prashanth, K. R. Sivaprakash and A. Parida (2006) Monitoring expression profiles of antioxidant genes to salinity, iron, oxidative, light and hyperosmotic stresses in the highly salt tolerant grey mangrove, Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. by mRNA analysis
  • Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesKumar T and Ghose M (2008) Status of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) in the Sundarbans of India in relation to tidal inundation and chemical properties of soil
    Bioremediation YesBuhmann, A. and J. Papenbrock (2013) Biofiltering of aquaculture effluents by halophytic plants: Basic principles, current uses and future perspectives
    antioxidants
    • FlavonoidsThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
    • AntioxidantsThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
    Secondary Metabolites
    • Phytochemicals Cybulska, I., G. Brudecki, A. Alassali, M. Thomsen and J. J. Brown (2014) Phytochemical composition of some common coastal halophytes of the United Arab Emirates
    • AstaxanthinBanerjee, K., D. Ray, S. Basu, B. Chakraborty and A. Mitra (2009) A comparative study of astaxanthin level in mangrove species
    • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
    Compatible Solutes
    • GlycinebetaineAshihara, H., K. Adachi, M. Otawa, E. Yasumoto, Y. Fukushima, M. Kato, H. Sano, H. Sasamoto and S. Baba (1997) Compatible solutes and inorganic ions in the mangrove plant Avicennia marina and their effects on the activities of enzymesKhan, F; Adnan, MY; Aziz, I (2016) METABOLIC IMPLICATIONS OF SALT INDUCED OSMOLYTE ACCUMULATION IN AVICENNIA MARINA
    Habitat
    • A2.33 Marine mud shoresAbu Hena, MK; Sidik, BJ; Idris, MH; Nesarul, MH; Aysha, A; Islam, MS; Nazmul, H (2015) Forest structure and litter production of naturally re-generated white mangrove Avicennia marina in sub-tropical estuarine coast
    Economic use
    • 2110.0 Fuelwood
    • 2220.0 Planks
    • 7000.0 MEDICALPatra, J. K. and Y. K. Mohanta (2014) Antimicrobial compounds from mangrove plants: A pharmaceutical prospective
    Distribution
    Distribution (text)
    • Old World tropics
    • New Zealand
    • mangrove forest of Mikindani, Tudor Creek, in the suburbs of Mom- basa, KenyaDe Deurwaerder, H; Okello, JA; Koedam, N; Schmitz, N; Steppe, K (2016) How are anatomical and hydraulic features of the mangroves Avicennia marina and Rhizophora mucronata influenced by siltation?
    • Bakkhali river estuary, Cox's Bazar situated in the southeaster n part of BangladeshAbu Hena, MK; Sidik, BJ; Idris, MH; Nesarul, MH; Aysha, A; Islam, MS; Nazmul, H (2015) Forest structure and litter production of naturally re-generated white mangrove Avicennia marina in sub-tropical estuarine coast
    • Coastal section between Muscat and Ras al-Hadd in the NE part of OmanKonig, P. and O. Fried (2015) Plant communities on the NE coast of Oman and their site conditions
    • Southern ThailandKoedsin, W; Vaiphasa, C (2013) Discrimination of Tropical Mangroves at the Species Level with EO-1 Hyperion Data
    Miscellaneous notes There are hundreds of papers in the Web of Science on this species. Syn. A .alba
    References

    Last Records approved
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Jan 16th 2021, 8:49 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jan 16th 2021, 12:13 pm
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Jan 16th 2021, 8:36 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jan 16th 2021, 12:13 pm
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jan 14th 2021, 12:42 pm

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jan 14th 2021, 12:42 pm
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jan 12th 2021, 6:29 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jan 12th 2021, 6:29 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jan 11th 2021, 6:18 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jan 11th 2021, 6:18 am
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