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SELECTED SPECIES OF MANGROVES
IN TRA VINH PROVINCE

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Sonneratia Caseolaris

Sonneratia caseolaris, commonly known as mangrove apple, is a species of plant in the family Lythraceae. The fruit is noted for its outward similarity to the persimmon fruit...

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Rhizophora Apiculata

Rhizophora apiculata grows well in mangrove forests estuaries, coastal areas, where water summons averages, mud and lightning are chopped, salty, beachy. Often dominant or almost pure in...

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Avicennia Marina

Avicennia marina, commonly known as grey mangrove or white mangrove, is a species of mangrove tree classified in the plant family Acanthaceae. As with other mangroves, it occurs in...

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Avicennia Alba

Avicennia alba is naturally distributed on coastal beaches, best grown in humid tropical climates, sub-equatorial, all year round hot, no cold months. It is a common mangrove in the Mekong...

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Intsia Bijuga

Intsia bijuga is a common medium-sized, unarmed tree with a spreading crown; it can grow up to 40 metres tall. The bole can be 150 - 200cm in diameter, often with small buttresses 2 - 4 metres...

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Nypa Fruticans

Nypa fruticans are naturally distributed by the river, slitting brackish waters; best growth in humid, sub-leprosy tropical climates all year round, there is no cold...

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