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Shrubby Seepweed

Suaeda nigra (Raf.) J. F. Macbride

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Suaeda nigra (Shrubby Seepweed) is a species of shrub in the family pigweed. It has simple, broad leaves. It is a C4 photosynthetic plant.

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  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q283604
  • Definition: a photosynthetic process in some plants. It is the first step in extracting carbon from carbon dioxide to be able to use it in sugar and other biomolecules. It is one of three known processes for carbon fixation. The C4 in one of the names refers to the four-carbon molecule that is the first product of this type of carbon fixation.
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C4_carbon_fixation
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Shrubby Seepweed