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Rhizophora
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Rhizophora (mangrove)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Rhizophora
  • Preferred Common Name
  • mangrove
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
TitleHabit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
HabitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
TitleHabit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
HabitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); dense habit. Palaauwai, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. April, 2012.
TitleDense habit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); dense habit. Palaauwai, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. April, 2012.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); dense habit. Palaauwai, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. April, 2012.
Dense habitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); dense habit. Palaauwai, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. April, 2012.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
TitleHabit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
HabitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); large trees with aerial prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
TitleAerial roots
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); large trees with aerial prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); large trees with aerial prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Aerial rootsRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); large trees with aerial prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Mangrove Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
TitleHabit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Mangrove Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Mangrove Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
HabitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habit. Mangrove Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July 03, 2013
TitleLeaves
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July 03, 2013
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July 03, 2013
LeavesRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July 03, 2013©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves and propagules forming. Mangrove Nature Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
TitleLeaves
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves and propagules forming. Mangrove Nature Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves and propagules forming. Mangrove Nature Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.
LeavesRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); leaves and propagules forming. Mangrove Nature Park, Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. September, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
TitleFruit
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.
FruitRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Waiohuli Keokea, Maui, Hawaii, USA. September, 2005.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
TitleFruits
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
FruitsRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); propagules. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
TitleProp roots
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Prop rootsRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); prop roots. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); small plant. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
TitleSmall plant
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); small plant. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); small plant. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Small plantRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); small plant. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habitat, with young plants. Pukoo, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. May, 2005.
TitleHabitat, with young plants
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habitat, with young plants. Pukoo, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. May, 2005.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habitat, with young plants. Pukoo, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. May, 2005.
Habitat, with young plantsRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); habitat, with young plants. Pukoo, Molokai, Hawaii, USA. May, 2005.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); ex-habitat, with trees removed and chipped. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
TitleControl measures
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); ex-habitat, with trees removed and chipped. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); ex-habitat, with trees removed and chipped. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.
Control measuresRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); ex-habitat, with trees removed and chipped. Laie Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. January, 2010.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); rebounding after control. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
TitleRegrowth after control
CaptionRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); rebounding after control. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Rhizophora mangle (red mangrove); rebounding after control. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.
Regrowth after controlRhizophora mangle (red mangrove); rebounding after control. Kealia Pond, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2013.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Rhizophora L.

Preferred Common Name

  • mangrove

International Common Names

  • French: manglier; rhizophore

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Mangrove

EPPO code

  • RHZSS (Rhizophora sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Rhizophorales
  •                         Family: Rhizophoraceae
  •                             Genus: Rhizophora