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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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Factors affecting stress tolerance in recalcitrant embryonic axes from seeds of four Quercus (Fagaceae) species native to the USA or China

Ke Xia, Lisa M. Hill, De-Zhu Li and Christina Walters.

in Annals of Botany

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 9184 words.

Background and Aims

Quercus species are often considered ‘foundation’ components of several temperate and/or subtropical forest ecosystems....

The effect of temperature on reproduction in the summer and winter annual Arabidopsis thaliana ecotypes Bur and Cvi

Ziyue Huang, Steven Footitt and William E. Finch-Savage.

in Annals of Botany

May 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 5227 words.

Background and Aims

Seed yield and dormancy status are key components of species fitness that are influenced by the maternal environment, in particular...

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Downregulation of net phosphorus-uptake capacity is inversely related to leaf phosphorus-resorption proficiency in four species from a phosphorus-impoverished environment

Mariana C. R. de Campos, Stuart J. Pearse, Rafael S. Oliveira and Hans Lambers.

in Annals of Botany

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 6564 words.

Background and Aims

Previous research has suggested a trade-off between the capacity of plants to downregulate their phosphorus (P) uptake capacity and their...

Quantitative analysis of the thermal requirements for stepwise physical dormancy-break in seeds of the winter annual Geranium carolinianum (Geraniaceae)

N. S. Gama-Arachchige, J. M. Baskin, R. L. Geneve and C. C. Baskin.

in Annals of Botany

May 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 6362 words.

Background and Aims

Physical dormancy (PY)-break in some annual plant species is a two-step process controlled by two different temperature and/or moisture...

Intracellular ice and cell survival in cryo-exposed embryonic axes of recalcitrant seeds of Acer saccharinum: an ultrastructural study of factors affecting cell and ice structures

James Wesley-Smith, Patricia Berjak, N. W. Pammenter and Christina Walters.

in Annals of Botany

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 8870 words.

Background and Aims

Cryopreservation is the only long-term conservation strategy available for germplasm of recalcitrant-seeded species. Efforts to...

Introgression of a 4D chromosomal fragment into durum wheat confers aluminium tolerance

Chang Han, Peter R. Ryan, ZeHong Yan and Emmanuel Delhaize.

in Annals of Botany

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 7603 words.

Background and Aim

Aluminium (Al3+) inhibits root growth of sensitive plant species and is a key factor that limits durum wheat (Triticum turgidum)...

Humidity-regulated dormancy onset in the Fabaceae: a conceptual model and its ecological implications for the Australian wattle Acacia saligna

Mark G. Tozer and Mark K. J. Ooi.

in Annals of Botany

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 7705 words.

Background and aims

Seed dormancy enhances fitness by preventing seeds from germinating when the probability of seedling survival and recruitment is low. The...

Aeschynomene

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 34 words.

A genus of 150 species of tropical and subtropical shrubs with sensitive leaves. The wood of A. indica (shola) was traditionally used to make pith helmets....

Ecological significance of seed desiccation sensitivity in Quercus ilex

Thierry Joët, Jean-Marc Ourcival and Stéphane Dussert.

in Annals of Botany

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology; Plant Physiology. 5984 words.

Background and Aims

Several widespread tree species of temperate forests, such as species of the genus Quercus, produce recalcitrant (desiccation-sensitive)...

Differences in responses to flooding by germinating seeds of two contrasting rice cultivars and two species of economically important grass weeds

Lucy P. Estioko, Berta Miro, Aurora M. Baltazar, Florinia E. Merca, Abdelbagi M. Ismail and David E. Johnson.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 8276 words.

Crop productivity is largely affected by abiotic factors such as flooding and by biotic factors such as weeds. Although flooding after direct seeding of rice helps suppress weeds, it also...

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Plant functional types in Earth system models: past experiences and future directions for application of dynamic vegetation models in high-latitude ecosystems

Stan D. Wullschleger, Howard E. Epstein, Elgene O. Box, Eugénie S. Euskirchen, Santonu Goswami, Colleen M. Iversen, Jens Kattge, Richard J. Norby, Peter M. van Bodegom and Xiaofeng Xu.

in Annals of Botany

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology; Plant Physiology. 12979 words.

Background

Earth system models describe the physical, chemical and biological processes that govern our global climate. While it is difficult to single out...

Patch size and distance: modelling habitat structure from the perspective of clonal growth

Beáta Oborny and Andras G. Hubai.

in Annals of Botany

June 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology; Plant Physiology. 8050 words.

Background and Aims

This study considers the spatial structure of patchy habitats from the perspective of plants that forage for resources by clonal growth....

Patellin1 Negatively Modulates Salt Tolerance by Regulating PM Na+/H+ Antiport Activity and Cellular Redox Homeostasis in Arabidopsis

Huapeng Zhou, Chongwu Wang, Tinghong Tan, Jingqing Cai, Jiaxian He and Honghui Lin.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

August 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 9230 words.

Abstract

Soil salinity significantly represses plant development and growth. Mechanisms involved sodium (Na+) extrusion and compartmentation, intracellular...

S-Nitrosoglutathione Reductase-Modulated Redox Signaling Controls Sodic Alkaline Stress Responses in Solanum lycopersicum L.

Biao Gong, Dan Wen, Xiufeng Wang, Min Wei, Fengjuan Yang, Yan Li and Qinghua Shi.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

April 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 8358 words.

S-Nitrosoglutathione reductase (GSNOR) plays an important role in regulating nitric oxide (NO) and S-nitrosothiol (SNO) homeostasis, and is therefore involved in the modulation...

ROS Induces Anthocyanin Production Via Late Biosynthetic Genes and Anthocyanin Deficiency Confers the Hypersensitivity to ROS-Generating Stresses in Arabidopsis

Zhenhua Xu, Kashif Mahmood and Steven J. Rothstein.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

August 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 9525 words.

Abstract

Anthocyanins are known to have antioxidant activities. Their accumulation can be triggered by many chemical and environmental factors, including...

Response and Defense Mechanisms of Taxus chinensis Leaves Under UV-A Radiation are Revealed Using Comparative Proteomics and Metabolomics Analyses

Wen Zheng, Setsuko Komatsu, Wei Zhu, Lin Zhang, Ximin Li, Lei Cui and Jingkui Tian.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

September 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 10510 words.

Taxus chinensis var. mairei is a species endemic to south-eastern China and one of the natural sources for the anticancer medicine paclitaxel. To investigate the molecular...

Overexpressed Superoxide Dismutase and Catalase Act Synergistically to Protect the Repair of PSII during Photoinhibition in Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942

Penporn Sae-Tang, Yukako Hihara, Isao Yumoto, Yoshitake Orikasa, Hidetoshi Okuyama and Yoshitaka Nishiyama.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 6052 words.

The repair of PSII under strong light is particularly sensitive to reactive oxygen species (ROS), such as the superoxide radical and hydrogen peroxide, and these ROS are efficiently...