Taxon profile


Rhizophora L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Rhizophoraceae

Scientific synonyms

Mangium Rumph. ex Scop.

Other names

= red mangroves


Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Rhizophora apiculata Blume - Mangrove

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species Rhizophora mangle L. - American Mangrove

Rhizophora mangle - 0000100001 1

species Rhizophora mucronata Lamarck ex Poiret - Loop Root Mangrove

Rhizophora mucronata - 000000000111

species Rhizophora samoensis (Hochr.) Salvoza
species Rhizophora stylosa Griff.
hybrid Rhizophora × lamarckii Montrouz.
hybrid Rhizophora × selala (Salvoza) Toml.
hybrid Rhizophora × tomlinsonii N.C.Duke

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Rhizophora L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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