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Report for Prosopis alba Griseb.

updated: Jan 12th 2021, 6:29 am see all updates
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Family Fabaceae
Genus Prosopis
Species alba
Author Griseb.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • xerohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
600 mM:HUSSAIN A; GUL P (1991) SELECTION OF SUITABLE TREE SPECIES FOR SALINE AND WATERLOGGED AREAEwens, M; Gezan, S; Felker, P (2012) Five Year Field Evaluation of Prosopis alba Clones on pH 9-10 Soils in Argentina Selected for Growth in the Greenhouse at Seawater Salinities (45 dS m(-1))Felker, P; Ewens, M; Velarde, M; Medina, D (2008) Initial evaluation of Prosopis alba Griseb clones selected for growth at seawater salinitiesMeloni, Diego Ariel; Gulotta, Marta Rosalia; Martinez, Carlos Alberto; Oliva, Marco Antonio (2004) The effects of salt stress on growth, nitrate reduction and proline and glycinebetaine accumulation in Prosopis albaMeloni, Diego Ariel; Gulotta, Marta Rosalia; Martinez, Carlos Alberto; Oliva, Marco Antonio (2004) The effects of salt stress on growth, nitrate reduction and proline and glycinebetaine accumulation in Prosopis albaMunoz, GE; Barlow, PW; Palma, B (1996) Effects of sea water on roots of Prosopis alba (Leguminoseae) seedlingsVelarde, M; Felker, P; Degano, C (2003) Evaluation of Argentine and Peruvian Prosopis germplasm for growth at seawater salinities
Germination YesMeloni, D. A., M. R. Gulotta, D. M. Silva and M. P. Arraiza (2019) Effects of salt stress on germination, seedling growth, osmotic adjustment, and chlorophyll fluorescence in Prosopis alba GMunoz, GE; Barlow, PW; Palma, B (1996) Effects of sea water on roots of Prosopis alba (Leguminoseae) seedlings
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway unknown
Molecular data
  • PolypeptidesMunoz, GE; Marin, K; Gonzalez, C (1997) Polypeptide profile in Prosopis seedlings growing in saline conditions
  • DNA markersRoser, LG; Ferreyra, LI; Ewens, M; Vilardi, JC; Saidman, BO (2014) Genetic and morphometric characterization of clones of Prosopis alba, Algarobia, selected for salt tolerance
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesScambato, Agustina A.; Echeverria, Mariela; Sansberro, Pedro; Ruiz, Oscar A.; Bernardina Menendez, Ana  (2010) Glomus intraradices improved salt tolerance in Prosopis alba seedlings by improving water use efficiency and shoot water content
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • GlycinebetaineMeloni, Diego Ariel; Gulotta, Marta Rosalia; Martinez, Carlos Alberto; Oliva, Marco Antonio (2004) The effects of salt stress on growth, nitrate reduction and proline and glycinebetaine accumulation in Prosopis alba
  • Soluble sugarsMeloni, Diego Ariel; Gulotta, Marta Rosalia; Martinez, Carlos Alberto; Oliva, Marco Antonio (2004) The effects of salt stress on growth, nitrate reduction and proline and glycinebetaine accumulation in Prosopis alba
Habitat
  • G Woodland, forest and other wooded landHUECK, K. (1959) Dry forests of the tropical and subtropical zone of South America
Economic use
  • 2000.0 TIMBEREwens, M; Felker, P (2010) A comparison of pod production and insect ratings of 12 elite Prosopis alba clones in a 5-year semi-arid Argentine field trial
  • 0000.0 FOOD AND DRINKEwens, M; Felker, P (2010) A comparison of pod production and insect ratings of 12 elite Prosopis alba clones in a 5-year semi-arid Argentine field trial
Distribution

No Distribution recorded for this taxon
Distribution (text)
  • ArgentinaHUECK, K. (1959) Dry forests of the tropical and subtropical zone of South AmericaPometti, CL; Palanti, S; Pizzo, B; Charpentier, JP; Boizot, N; Resio, C; Saidman, BO (2010) Durability of five native Argentine wood species of the genera Prosopis and Acacia decayed by rot fungi and its relationship with extractive contentVelarde, M; Felker, P; Degano, C (2003) Evaluation of Argentine and Peruvian Prosopis germplasm for growth at seawater salinities
  • BrazilHUECK, K. (1959) Dry forests of the tropical and subtropical zone of South America
Miscellaneous notes
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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