Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Najas major

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Najas major

 

This species has also been known as:

Najas major var. angustifolia, Najas major var. ehrenbergii, Najas major var. gracilis, Najas major var. intermedia, Najas major subsp. intermedia, Najas major var. laevis, Najas major var. microcarpa, Najas major var. multidentata, Najas major subsp. multidentata, Najas major var. paucidentata, Najas major subsp. paucidentata, Najas major var. polonica

 

No common names have been found

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Najas major: 15]

 

 

Popularity of Najas major over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Najas major (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Najas major as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 38]

 

Aquaculture (2), diatoms (2), environmental changes (2), Eutrophication (2), Holocene (2), lake ecosystem (2), ostracods (2), paleoclimate (2), Pen-culture (2), plant macrofossils (2), pollen (2), Submerged macrophytes (2), Acorales – Alismatales – angiosperm systematics – angiospermy – carpels – DioÍscoreales – flower evolution – ovules – Triuridales. (1), Aquatic macrophytes (1), Biomass (1), Constructed wetland (1), Everglades nutrient removal project (1), Key-time models (1), Lake Donghu (1), Macrophyte litter (1), Plant decomposition (1), Restoration of submerged macrophytes (1), Submersed macrophytes (1), Transparency thresholds (1), Water quality improvement (1), Yangtze shallow lakes (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

aquatic (94.97), wastewater treatment (1.48), genetics (1.18), essential oil (0.28), medicinal (0.25), timber (0.23), fruit (0.18), poison (0.18), weed (0.14), ornamental (0.12)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Garrido M, Cecchi P, Collos Y, Agostini S and Pasqualini V (2016) Water flux management and phytoplankton communities in a Mediterranean coastal lagoon. Part I: How to promote dinoflagellate dominance? Marine Pollution Bulletin 104, 139-152. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0025326X16300510

Endress PK (2015) Patterns of angiospermy development before carpel sealing across living angiosperms: diversity, and morphological and systematic aspects. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 178, 556-591. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12294

Irace A, Monegato G, Tema E, Martinetto E, Gianolla D, Vassio E, Bellino L and Violanti D (2015) Unconformity-bounded stratigraphy in the Plio-Pleistocene continental record: new insights from the Alessandria Basin (NW Italy). Geological Journal, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gj.2744

Yongdong Z, Yaling S, Zhengwen L, Xiangchao C, Jinlei Y, Xiaodan D and Miao J (2015) Long-chain n-alkenes in recent sediment of Lake Lugu (SW China) and their ecological implications. Limnologica - Ecology and Management of Inland Waters 52, 30-40. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0075951115000328

Krivonogov SK, Takahara H, Yamamuro M, Preis YI, Khazina IV, Khazin LB, Kuzmin YV, Safonova IY and Ignatova NV (2012) Regional to local environmental changes in southern Western Siberia: Evidence from biotic records of mid to late Holocene sediments of Lake Beloye. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 331–332, 177-193. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031018211004895

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Najas major: 15; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Krivonogov SK, Takahara H, Yamamuro M, Preis YI, Khazina IV, Khazin LB, Kuzmin YV, Safonova IY and Ignatova NV (2012) Regional to local environmental changes in southern Western Siberia: Evidence from biotic records of mid to late Holocene sediments of Lake Beloye. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 331–332, 177-193.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031018211004895

Xiao C, Dou W-f and Liu G-h (2010) Variation in vegetation and seed banks of freshwater lakes with contrasting intensity of aquaculture along the Yangtze River, China. Aquatic Botany 92, 195-199.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377009001545

Li F, Xie YH, Yang G, Ren B, Hou ZY and Qin XY (2008) [Preliminary survey on aquatic vegetations in Baiyangdian Lake]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 19, 1597-603.

Chimney MJ and Pietro KC (2006) Decomposition of macrophyte litter in a subtropical constructed wetland in south Florida (USA). Ecological Engineering 27, 301-321.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857406001005

Wang H-Z, Wang H-J, Liang X-M, Ni L-Y, Liu X-Q and Cui Y-D (2005) Empirical modelling of submersed macrophytes in Yangtze lakes. Ecological Modelling 188, 483-491.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304380005001237

Igersheim A, Buzgo M and Endress PK (2001) Gynoecium diversity and systematics in basal monocots. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 136, 1-65.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0024407400904248

Qiu D, Wu Z, Liu B, Deng J, Fu G and He F (2001) The restoration of aquatic macrophytes for improving water quality in a hypertrophic shallow lake in Hubei Province, China. Ecological Engineering 18, 147-156.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092585740100074X

Blyakharchuk TA and Sulerzhitsky LD (1999) Holocene vegetational and climatic changes in the forest zone of Western Siberia according to pollen records from the extrazonal palsa bog Bugristoye. The Holocene 9, 621-628.  http://hol.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/9/5/621

Vijayaraghavan MR and Bhatia K (1985) Cellular Changes during Microsporogenesis, Vegetative and Generative Cell Formation: A Review Based on Ultrastructure and Histochemistry. In ‘International Review of Cytology’ (Ed.^(Eds G.H. Bourne JFD and Jeon KW) pp. 263-296. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0074769608606002

Cook CDK and Urmi-König K (1984) A revision of the genus Ottelia (Hydrocharitaceae). 2. The species of Eurasia, Australasia and America. Aquatic Botany 20, 131-177.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377084900330

Rao SVR and Mall LP (1981) Effect of sewage and industrial wastes on the floristic composition and distribution of macrophytic vegetation in the River Khan. Water Research 15, 287-288.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0043135481901238

Bhatia GS (1938) Cytology and Genetics of Some Indian Wheats: II. The Cytology of Some Indian Wheats. Ann. Bot. 2, 335-371.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Gates RR and Rees EM (1921) A Cytological Study of Pollen Development in Lactuca. Ann. Bot. os-35, 365-398.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Rigakushi MI (1918) Studies on the Embryo Sac and Fertilization in Oenothera. Ann. Bot. os-32, 279-318.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Bryce TH (1902) Memoirs: Maturation of the Ovum in Echinus esculentus. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science s2-46, 177-222.  http://jcs.biologists.org

(1889) BOTANICAL NECROLOGY FOR 1888. Ann. Bot. os-2, 393-436.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Krivonogov SK, Takahara H, Yamamuro M, Preis YI, Khazina IV, Khazin LB, Kuzmin YV, Safonova IY and Ignatova NV Regional to local environmental changes in southern Western Siberia: evidence from biotic records of mid to late Holocene sediments of Lake Beloye. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031018211004895

Xiao C, Dou W-f and Liu G-h Variation in vegetation and seed banks of freshwater lakes with contrasting intensity of aquaculture along the Yangtze River, China. Aquatic Botany 92, 195-199.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377009001545

 


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