Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nephroma expallidum

 

 

This species name was not found in The Plant List

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

Common names:

Kidney Lichen

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nephroma expallidum: 6]

 

 

Popularity of Nephroma expallidum over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nephroma expallidum (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 Nephroma expallidum 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: 29]

 

ITS (2), lichen (2), Nephroma (2), Nostoc (2), symbiosis (2), Black spruce (1), Boreal forest (1), Climate change (1), Coccomyxa (1), Cyanobacteria (1), Disturbance (1), evolution (1), flore lichénique / Kangerlussuaq / Groenland (1), functional guild (1), lichen flora / Kangerlussuaq / Greenland (1), nrDNA (1), Peltigera (1), Peltigerineae (1), photomorph (1), phylogeny (1), Plant community change (1), Post-fire vegetation patterns (1), SSU rDNA (1), taxonomy (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]

 

ornamental (94.70), medicinal (0.64), timber (0.58), fruit (0.47), poison (0.46), weed (0.35), starch (0.21), cereal (0.15), nutraceutical (0.15), grain legume (0.15)…..

 

[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]

 

Nelson PR, McCune B, Roland C and Stehn S (2015) Non-parametric methods reveal non-linear functional trait variation of lichens along environmental and fire age gradients. Journal of Vegetation Science 26, 848-865. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvs.12286

Fedrowitz K, Kaasalainen U and Rikkinen J (2012) Geographic mosaic of symbiont selectivity in a genus of epiphytic cyanolichens. Ecology and Evolution 2, 2291-2303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.343

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nephroma expallidum: 6; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Fedrowitz K, Kaasalainen U and Rikkinen J (2012) Geographic mosaic of symbiont selectivity in a genus of epiphytic cyanolichens. Ecology and Evolution 2, 2291-2303.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.343

Bernhardt EL, Hollingsworth TN and Chapin IIIFS (2011) Fire severity mediates climate-driven shifts in understorey community composition of black spruce stands of interior Alaska. Journal of Vegetation Science 22, 32-44.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2010.01231.x

Lohtander K, Oksanen I and Rikkinen J (2003) Genetic diversity of green algal and cyanobacterial photobionts in Nephroma (Peltigerales). The Lichenologist 35, 325-339.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0024282903000513

Goffinet B and Bayer RJ (1997) Characterization of Mycobionts of Photomorph Pairs in the Peltigerineae (Lichenized Ascomycetes) Based on Internal Transcribed Spacer Sequences of the Nuclear Ribosomal DNA. Fungal Genetics and Biology 21, 228-237.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1087184597909774

Goffinet B and Bayer RJ (1997) Characterization of mycobionts of photomorph pairs in the peltigerineae (lichenized ascomycetes) based on internal transcribed spacer sequences of the nuclear ribosomal DNA. Fungal Genet Biol 21, 228-37.

A. Lorrain S (1925) Recent works on lichens. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 10, 133-152.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0007153625800032

Eric S H A contribution to the lichen flora of the Kangerlussuaq area, West Greenland. Cryptogamie Mycologie 21, 53-59.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0181158400001044

 


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