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seablite

(ˈsiːˌblaɪt)
n
(Plants) a prostrate annual plant of the goosefoot family, Suaeda maritima, of salt marshes, having fleshy alternate leaves and small green flowers
[C18: sea + blite, via Latin from Greek bliton orache]
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Ecologia y estructura: Asociacion casi monoespecifica dominada por el nanofanerofito suculento Suaeda neuquenensis que alterna en el paisaje de areas bajas (cuencas centripetas) inundables durante la epoca lluviosa.
He reported that the area is dominated by halophytic subshrubs including Batis maritima, Salicornia virginica, Suaeda sp.
salina Allenrolfea occidentalis S Atriplex canescens S Atriplex confertifolia S Suaeda torreyana Ss
In a variety of chenopods such as the genera Arthrocnemum, Atriplex, Cornulaca, Haloxylon, Salicornia, and Suaeda, succulence also seems to be a way of reducing salt concentration by diluting it in a large volume of water.
Thus dry hay yield per plant, and crude protein (CP), neutral detergent fiber (NDF), acid detergent fiber (ADF), acid detergent lignin (ADL), dry matter digestibility (DMD), digestible energy (DE) and metabolizable energy (ME) of Salicornia europaea, Salsola dendroides, Salsola nitraria, Salsola oppositifolia, Suaeda microphylla, Suaeda altissima, Petrosimonia brachiata and Alhagi pseudalhagi in early vegetative and seed maturity stage were investigated in this study.
Development of structural and biochemical characteristics of C4 photosynthesis in two types of Kranz anatomy in genus Suaeda (family Chenopodiaceae).
As frequent species we can remark other shrubby halophytes such as Arthrocnemum macrostachyum, Suaeda vera or Halimione portulacoides; frequent rosulate hemicriptophytes are Limonium angustebracteatum, Limonium caesium, Limonium cossonianum and Limonium eugeniae.
About a century ago, before the introduction of the irrigation canals, the natural vegetation of this part of the Indus plain was the tropical thorn forest which was characterized by the presence of Salvadora oleoides and Capparis aphylla, while shrubs of Salsola foetida and Suaeda fruticosa thrived on alkaline patches of soil.
2005) showed that 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid (ACC), the immediate precursor of ethylene, nitrite, GA4 and benzyladenine improved seed germination in the presence of salt in Suaeda salsa.
Especies caracteristicas: Limonium brasiliensis, Distichlis spicata, Suaeda argentinensis, Cressa truxillensis.
littoralis, Suaeda linearis (Chenopodiaceae) and Borrichia frutescens (Asteraceae).