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Iris hexagona hormonal responses to salinity stress, leafminer herbivory, and phenology

Author(s): S. Mopper, Y. Y. Wang, C. Criner, K. Hasenstein

Year: 2004

Journal: Ecology
Volume: 85
Issue: 1
Pages: 38-47

Article Topic(s): Disturbance, Phenology, Plant growth regulator, Stress
Research Setting(s): Wetland

Species Referenced: Iris hexagona (Dixie iris),

Abstract

Investigates the influence of salinity on Iris hexagona and an iris leafminer (Cerodontha iridiphora). Salinity stress increased jasmonic acid (JA) and decreased salicylic acid (SA), two important signal phytohormones. Leafminer performance also decreased under the salinity treatment.

Suggested Citation

S. Mopper, Y. Y. Wang, C. Criner, and K. Hasenstein. "Iris hexagona hormonal responses to salinity stress, leafminer herbivory, and phenology." Ecology 85.1 (2004): 38-47.

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ISSN: 0012-9658
DOI: 10.1890/02-0705
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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