African Plant Database

Rhizophora racemosa G. Mey.
Protologue : Prim. Fl. Esseq. 185 (1818)
Information on the genus : Rhizophora
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : (Shrub 4-6 m tall, or) tree (10-)20-25(-40) m.
Ecology : Mangrove forest; ±fresh water; the commonest species and the pioneer at the edge of the alluvial salt swamp, to the exclusion of the other Rhizophora spp.; 1-200 m alt.
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 83732
Record n°83732 modified 2007-04-04
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