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American mangrove
Rhizophora mangle
Rhizophora mangle
American mangrove American mangrove
Rhizophora mangle Rhizophoraceae
common names
  American mangrove
  red mangrove
accepted scientific name
  Rhizophora mangle L.
rules for finding collection records
  Rhizophora mangle (179)
family name
  • Rhizophoraceae
Image Author: ©2010 Shirley Denton
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to America.

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
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Salt Marsh
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Accepted Scientific Name

Rhizophora mangle   L.   (TSN: 27791, Index: 477)

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