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Report for Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre

updated: Nov 28th 2020, 5:52 am see all updates
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Family Fabaceae
Genus Pongamia
Species pinnata
Author (L.) Pierre
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • phreatophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
16.3 dS/mMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierreSINGH K; YADAV J S P; SINGH V (1991) TOLERANCE OF TREES TO SOIL SALINITYSingh, K.; Yadav, J. S. P. (1999) Effect of soil salinity and sodicity on seedling growth and mineral composition of Pongamia pinnata
Germination YesGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected landsMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierreTOMAR O S; YADAV J S P (1980) EFFECT OF SALINE IRRIGATION WATER OF VARYING ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY SODIUM ADSORPTION RATIO AND RESIDUAL SODIUM CARBONATE LEVELS ON GERMINATION AND SEEDLING GROWTH OF SOME FOREST SPECIES
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
  • Chloroplast DNABiswas, B; Kazakoff, SH; Jiang, QY; Samuel, S; Gresshoff, PM; Scott, PT (2013) Genetic and Genomic Analysis of the Tree Legume Pongamia pinnata as a Feedstock for Biofuels
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesArpiwi, NL; Yan, GJ; Barbour, EL; Plummer, JA; Watkin, E (2013) Phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of root nodule bacteria nodulating Millettia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi, a biodiesel treeKesari, V; Ramesh, AM; Rangan, L (2013) Rhizobium pongamiae sp nov from Root Nodules of Pongamia pinnataRasul, A; Amalraj, ELD; Kumar, GP; Grover, M; Venkateswarlu, B (2012) Characterization of rhizobial isolates nodulating Millettia pinnata in India
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • Soluble sugarsGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected lands
Habitat
  • B3.3 Rock cliffs, ledges and shores, with angiospermsWikipedia (2020) Millettia pinnata
  • I Regularly or recently cultivated agricultural, horticultural and domestic habitatsWikipedia (2020) Millettia pinnata
Economic use
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamentalGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected lands
  • 8000.0 CHEMICALS Indrasumunar, A; Gresshoff, PM; Scott, PT (2017) Prospect of the Legume Tree Pongamia pinnata as a Clean and Sustainable Biodiesel FeedstockSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
  • 7000.0 MEDICALBodiba, DC; Prasad, P; Srivastava, A; Crampton, B; Lall, NS (2018) Antibacterial Activity of Azadirachta indica, Pongamia pinnata, Psidium guajava, and Mangifera indica and their Mechanism of Action against Streptococcus mutansSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Tropical Asia
  • IndiaEdrisi, SA; Tripathi, V; Chaturvedi, RK; Dubey, DK; Patel, G; Abhilash, PC () Saline Soil Reclamation Index as an efficient tool for assessing restoration progress of saline landGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected landsMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierre
Miscellaneous notes Its common name is: Indian beech or Karanja. Synonyms Millettia pinnata and Pongamia glabra Edrisi, SA; Tripathi, V; Chaturvedi, RK; Dubey, DK; Patel, G; Abhilash, PC () Saline Soil Reclamation Index as an efficient tool for assessing restoration progress of saline land
Previously was: Its common name is: Indian beech or Karanja. Synonym Millettia pinnata
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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