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STRUCTURE, LIFE HISTORY STRATEGIES AND ECOPHYSIOLGY OF MANGROVES

Irfan, Aziz (2000) STRUCTURE, LIFE HISTORY STRATEGIES AND ECOPHYSIOLGY OF MANGROVES. PhD thesis, University of Karachi, Karachi.

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Abstract

The purpose of this investigation was to determine the extent and the mechanism of salt tolerance of three mangrove species viz. Avicennia marina, Rhizophora mucronata and ceriops tagal. Propagules of A. marina and C. tagal were collected form Indus delta and R. mucronata form Miani Hor estuary, Pakistan. They were grown separately, in plastic post containing sand sol irrigated with seawater.

Item Type:Thesis (PhD)
Uncontrolled Keywords:mangroves, salt tolerance, avicennia marina, rhizophora mucronata, ceriops tagal, seawater concentration, arabian sea
Subjects:Biological & Medical Sciences (c) > Biological Sciences(c1) > Paleo-botany(c1.9)
ID Code:1042
Deposited By:Mr. Muhammad Asif
Deposited On:18 Dec 2006
Last Modified:04 Oct 2007 21:04

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