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Report for Rhizophora mangle L.

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Family Rhizophoraceae
Genus Rhizophora
Species mangle
Author L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders NoReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangroves
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesChowdhery, H. J., K. L. Garg and A. K. Jaitly (1982) OCCURRENCE OF FUNGI IN RHIZOSPHERE, RHIZOPLANE AND NON-RHIZOSPHERE ZONES OF SOME MANGROVES
Previously was: unknown
Bioremediation YesBuhmann, A. and J. Papenbrock (2013) Biofiltering of aquaculture effluents by halophytic plants: Basic principles, current uses and future perspectives
antioxidants
  • Epigallocatechin (tannin)Thatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • X02 Saline coastal lagoons
Economic use
  • 2120.0 Charcoal
  • 2220.0 Planks
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Central and South America
  • Pacific - west
  • Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce, FL, USA (27.46°N,80.31°W)
Miscellaneous notes
References

Last Records approved
Submitted by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 5:39 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 5:40 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:58 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:58 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:55 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:56 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:44 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 4:46 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 1:17 pm

Approved by T J Flowers
Oct 14th 2019, 1:17 pm
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