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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Chlorogalum pomeridianum

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Chlorogalum pomeridianum, Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. divaricatum

 

This species has also been known as:

Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum

 

Common names:

Wavyleaf Soap Plant, Wavy-Leafed Soap Plant, California Soaproot, Amole

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Chlorogalum pomeridianum: 35]

 

 

Popularity of Chlorogalum pomeridianum over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Chlorogalum pomeridianum (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 Chlorogalum pomeridianum 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: 108]

 

Liliaceae (3), Biological invasions (2), California (2), Coastal grasslands (2), Community responses to grazing (2), Exotic plants (2), Geographic origin (2), Herbivory (2), Life-form and life-history characteristics (2), ‘sandwich-like’ or ‘pile of coins like’ micelles with bile acids (1), anatomy (1), anatomy and morphology (1), architecture (1), Bioclimate (1), biodiversity (1), BONAP/MIP (Anon. 2000) that basically follows the classic checklist of Kartesz (1994) (1), bulbs (1), Californian Region (1), carboxylic acid in saponin - influencing surface activity (1), chaparral (1), chaparral geophytes (1), Clonal plant (1), community structure (1), conifers (1), contractile root (1), cycads (1), deoxycorticosterone metabolism (1), deuterium labeling (1), deuterium-labeled hecogenin (1), deuterium-labeled progesterone (1), disturbance (1), duplicates are conserved at the Herbarium of the University of California at Davis (DAV). For some contractions and infraspecific taxa (1), ecosystem functioning (1), embryology (1), environmental heterogeneity (1), Establishment of seedlings (1), exotic species (1), fire-dependent reproduction (1), fires (1), flowering (1), fruiting (1), ginkgo (1), gnetales (1), gopher (1), herbivores (1), HPLC (1), hydrolysed ginseng saponin quaternary (HGSQ) (1), increase in degradability and dry matter and starch solubility increases (1), Internet resource (1), Inula ensifolia (1), invasion ecology (1), LC-PAD-ESI-MS (1), leaf area (1), Low pressure column chromatography (1), Morin (1993) for ferns. Specimens are deposited in the School of Pharmacy Herbarium at the Complutense University of Madrid (MAF) (1), morphology (1), nested spatial sampling (1), nonpolar sapogenin and water-soluble side chain combination (1), non-random species losses (1), North America (1), pattern (1), Phytosociology (1), plant biochemistry (1), plant growth (1), plant physiology (1), plant reproduction (1), plant response (1), Potentilla inclinata (1), Reviews (1), Root contraction (1), saponin application as surfactants and emulsifiers (1), saponin-based surfactants (1), Saponins (1), scale (1), see App. 1 (1), semivariance (1), serpentine grassland (1), Serpentine vegetation (1), Sharsmith (1961) for Hesperolinon (1), soaproot (Chlorogalum pomeidianum), soapbark (Quillaya saponaria), soapwort (Saponaria officinalis) (1), soboles (1), soil depth (1), spatial autocorrelation (1), species loss order (1), species richness (1), stem tuber (1), stems (1), Steroidal glycosides (1), steroids (1), Syntaxonomy (1), teratology (1), TLC (1), Triterpene glycosides (1), triterpene saponins in dicotyledons (1), Underground plant movement (1), weight (1), wide-band tracheids (1), Yucca schidigera and Quillaya saponaria - generally recognized as safe (GRAS) label (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]

 

wood fibre (94.58), timber (1.67), tannin (1.31), fruit (1.23), poison (0.15), weed (0.10), ornamental (0.09), starch (0.06), oilseed/fat (0.05), nutraceutical (0.05)…..

 

[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]

 

Alihosseini F (2016) 10 - Plant-based compounds for antimicrobial textiles A2 - Sun, Gang. In ‘Antimicrobial Textiles’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 155-95. (Woodhead Publishing). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780081005767000109

Heyduk K, McKain MR, Lalani F and Leebens-Mack J (2016) Evolution of a CAM anatomy predates the origins of Crassulacean acid metabolism in the Agavoideae (Asparagaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 105, 102-13. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790316302111

McKain MR, McNeal JR, Kellar PR, Eguiarte LE, Pires JC and Leebens-Mack J (2016) Timing of rapid diversification and convergent origins of active pollination within Agavoideae (Asparagaceae). Am. J. Botany 103, 1717-29. http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/103/10/1717

Archibald JK, Kephart SR, Theiss KE, Petrosky AL and Culley TM (2015) Multilocus phylogenetic inference in subfamily Chlorogaloideae and related genera of Agavaceae – Informing questions in taxonomy at multiple ranks. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 84, 266-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790314004321

Eskelinen A and Harrison SP (2015) Resource colimitation governs plant community responses to altered precipitation. PNAS 112, 13009-14. http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/112/42/13009

Funk JL, Hoffacker MK and Matzek V (2015) Summer irrigation, grazing and seed addition differentially influence community composition in an invaded serpentine grassland. Restoration Ecology 23, 122-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.12162

Muntaha S-T and Khan MN (2015) Natural surfactant extracted from Sapindus mukurossi as an eco-friendly alternate to synthetic surfactant – a dye surfactant interaction study. Journal of Cleaner Production 93, 145-50. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S095965261500027X

Fidelis A and Blanco C (2014) Does fire induce flowering in Brazilian subtropical grasslands? Applied Vegetation Science 17, 690-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/avsc.12098

Reeder-Myers LA (2014) Multi-scalar foraging decisions in the Santa Barbara Channel, southern California. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology 35, 202-19. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278416514000403

Selmants PC, Zavaleta ES and Wolf AA (2014) Realistic diversity loss and variation in soil depth independently affect community-level plant nitrogen use. Ecology 95, 88-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/13-1192.1

Lemos RCC, Machado MC and Melo-De-Pinna GF (2013) Morpho-anatomical diversity of the underground systems of Arrojadoa (Cactaceae), an endemic Brazilian genus. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 173, 108-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12077

Skaer MJ, Graydon DJ and Cushman JH (2013) Community-level consequences of cattle grazing for an invaded grassland: variable responses of native and exotic vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science 24, 332-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2012.01460.x

Stevenson DW (2013) Gymnosperms. In ‘Annual Plant Reviews Volume 45’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 141-61. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118305881.ch5

Selmants PC, Zavaleta ES, Pasari JR and Hernandez DL (2012) Realistic plant species losses reduce invasion resistance in a California serpentine grassland. Journal of Ecology 100, 723-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01949.x

Skaer MJ, Graydon DJ and Cushman JH (2012) Community-level consequences of cattle grazing for an invaded grassland: variable responses of native and exotic vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2012.01460.x

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Chlorogalum pomeridianum: 35; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Lemos RCC, Machado MC and Melo-De-Pinna GF (2013) Morpho-anatomical diversity of the underground systems of Arrojadoa (Cactaceae), an endemic Brazilian genus. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 173, 108-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12077

Skaer MJ, Graydon DJ and Cushman JH (2013) Community-level consequences of cattle grazing for an invaded grassland: variable responses of native and exotic vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science 24, 332-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2012.01460.x

Stevenson DW (2013) Gymnosperms. In ‘Annual Plant Reviews Volume 45’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 141-61. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118305881.ch5

Selmants PC, Zavaleta ES, Pasari JR and Hernandez DL (2012) Realistic plant species losses reduce invasion resistance in a California serpentine grassland. Journal of Ecology 100, 723-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01949.x

Skaer MJ, Graydon DJ and Cushman JH (2012) Community-level consequences of cattle grazing for an invaded grassland: variable responses of native and exotic vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2012.01460.x

Anonymous (2010) Index. In ‘Surfactants from Renewable Resources’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 303-20. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470686607.index

Oleszek W and Hamed A (2010) Saponin-Based Surfactants. In ‘Surfactants from Renewable Resources’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 239-49. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470686607.ch12

Borchert M and Tyler CM (2009) Patterns of post-fire flowering and fruiting in Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum (DC.) Kunth in southern California chaparral. International journal of wildland fire. 18, 5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/WF08039

Stalmans M, Sabaliunas D, Belanger S, Ingegärd J and Somasundaran P (2007) Understanding the Environmental Safety of Surfactants: A Historical Perspective. In ‘Handbook for Cleaning/Decontamination of Surfaces’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 625-53. (Elsevier Science B.V.: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B978044451664050019X

Oleszek W and Bialy Z (2006) Chromatographic determination of plant saponins—An update (2002-2005). Journal of Chromatography A 1112, 78-91. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021967306001774

Pütz N (2006) Seedling establishment, underground kinetics, and clonal reiteration: How do Potentilla inclinata and Inula ensifolia get their multifunctional subterranean systems? Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 201, 298-306. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253005001465

Chase MW, De Bruijn AY, Cox AV, Reeves G, Rudall PJ, Johnson MAT and Eguiarte LE (2005) Notes & Abstracts

Phylogenetics of Asphodelaceae (Asparagales): An Analysis of Plastid rbcL and trnL-F DNA Sequences. Ecological Rest. 23, 115-44. http://er.uwpress.org

http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/86/5/935

Niklas KJ, Molina-Freaner F, Tinoco-Ojanguren C, Hogan CJ, Jr. and Paolillo DJ, Jr. (2003) On the mechanical properties of the rare endemic cactus Stenocereus eruca and the related species S. gummosus. Am. J. Botany 90, 663-74. http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/90/5/663

Overton JM and Levin SA (2003) Components of spatial patterning in a serpentine grassland. Ecological Research 18, 405-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1703.2003.00565.x

Rodríguez-Rojo MP, Sánchez-Mata D, Gavilán RG, Rivas-Martínez S and Barbour MG (2001) Typology and ecology of Californian serpentine annual grasslands. Journal of Vegetation Science 12, 687-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3236909

Chase MW, De Bruijn AY, Cox AV, Reeves G, Rudall PJ, Johnson MAT and Eguiarte LE (2000) Phylogenetics of Asphodelaceae (Asparagales): An Analysis of Plastid rbcL and trnL-F DNA Sequences. Ann. Bot. 86, 935-51. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/86/5/935

Schwarz MW (2000) Saponins. In ‘Ullmann’s Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. (Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14356007.a23_485

Fisher JB (1999) OTHER COMMUNITIES

Anatomy of axis contraction in seedlings from a fire prone habitat. Ecological Rest. 17, 82-a-3. http://er.uwpress.org

http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/95/11/1337

Holloran P (1996) The Greening of the Golden Gate: Community-Based Restoration at the Presidio of San Francisco. Ecological Rest. 14, 112-23. http://er.uwpress.org

Pütz N and Sukkau I (1996) Comparative examination of the moving process in monocot and dicot seedlings using the example Lapeirousia laxa (Iridaceae) and Foeniculum vulgare (Apiaceae). Feddes Repertorium 106, 475-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fedr.19961060514

Kirk DN, Smith CZ and Honour JW (1990) Synthesis of [11,11,12,12-2H4]progesterone for mass spectral investigations of peripheral metabolism. Steroids 55, 222-7. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0039128X90900198

Jernstedt JA (1984) Seedling growth and root contraction in the soap plant, Chlorogalum pomeridianum (Liliaceae). American journal of botany. 71, 69-75.

Jernstedt JA (1980) Anthesis and floral senescence in Chlorogalum pomeridianum (Liliaceae). American journal of botany. 67, 824-32.

Stockhouse RE, II and Wells H (1978) Pollination ecology of Chlorogalum pomeridianum (D.C) Kunth. (Liliaceae). Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 77, 124-9.

Coffey S, M.Sc, D.Sc and F.R.I.C (1964) Index. In ‘Rodd’s Chemistry of Carbon Compounds (Second Edition)’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 141-289. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780444533456505848

Tschesche R, Wulff G and Balle G (1962) Über saponine der spirostanolreihe—VIII : Über das gemeinsame vorkommen von 25[alpha]- und 25[beta]-sapogeninen in den saponinen von digitalis purpurea L. und digitalis lanata ehrh. Tetrahedron 18, 959-67. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040402001927504

Naito S and Noller CR (1960) Note on the chemical components of extracts of Eremocarpus setigerus. Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association 49, 557-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jps.3030490818

Wall ME, Krider MM, Krewson CF, Eddy CR, Willaman JJ, Corell DS and Gentry HS (1954) Steroidal sapogenins VII. Survey of plants for steroidal sapogenins and other constituents. Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association 43, 1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jps.3030430102

Anonymous (1940) Pharmaceutical abstracts. Vol. 6, No. 11 November 1940. Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association 29, 473-516. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jps.3030291311

Anonymous (1935) Pharmaceutical Abstracts. Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association 24, 33-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jps.3080241302

Tschesche R (1935) Über neutrale Saponine : Überführung von Digitogenin, Gitogenin und Tigogenin in identische Derivate. Berichte der deutschen chemischen Gesellschaft (A and B Series) 68, 1090-4. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cber.19350680619

Tschesche T (1935) Die Chemie der Saponine. (Unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Cyclopenteno-phenanthren-derivate.). Angewandte Chemie 48, 569-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ange.19350483502

Johns CO, Chernoff LH and Viehoever A (1922) A SAPONIN FROM AGAVE LECHUGUILLA TORREY. J. Biol. Chem. 52, 335-47. http://www.jbc.org

McClendon JF (1921) Some American Plants Considered as Sources of Vitamines, and as Parts of a Diet Favorable to the Preservation of the Teeth’. Journal of Dental Research 3, 279-95. http://jdr.sagepub.com

Sargant E (1903) A Theory of the Origin of Monocotyledons, founded on the Structure of their Seedlings: With Plant I-VII and ten Fingures in the text. Ann. Bot. os-17, 1-92. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

 


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