Avicennia


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Related to Avicennia: Avicennia officinalis
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Noun1.Avicennia - small genus of tropical shrubs or trees
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Verbenaceae, verbena family, Verbenaceae, vervain family - family of New World tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees
Avicennia marina, black mangrove - a mangrove of the West Indies and the southern Florida coast; occurs in dense thickets and has numerous short roots that bend up from the ground
Avicennia officinalis, white mangrove - a small to medium-sized tree growing in brackish water especially along the shores of the southwestern Pacific
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The species of mangrove found in Al Zorah is called the Avicennia marina, commonly known as the grey or white mangrove, we are told.
It contains a range of islands, estuaries, Avicennia, nesting and feeding of sea turtles, feeding and mating marine mammals, including rare and endangered Arabian humpback whales, and a range of coral reefs, seagrasses and a number of endemic species that do not exist in other parts of the world.
It contains a range of islands, estuaries, Avicennia, nesting and feeding of sea turtles, feeding and mating marine mammals, including rare and endangered Arabian humpback whales, and a range of coral reefs, seagrasses and a number of endemic species that do not exist in other parts of the world, such as (Oman Clown, Carnaval corals, Hawksbill, Loggerhead and Green Turtles, Common and Red Sandpiper, vulture, cedar bird and the Curlew bird.
It enjoys unique natural components and has a range of islands, estuaries, avicennia trees, sea turtles, and marine mammals, including the rare and endangered Arabian humpback whales, and a range of coral reefs and seagrass.
Avicennia germinans: El periodo de floracion de esta especie se inicio en la temporada de secas con mayor produccion de flores en junio (3.
Propagules of Laguncularia racemosa, Avicennia schaueriana and Rhizophora mangle were harvested from mangrove swamps in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and planted in perforated plastic bags (30 x 18 cm) filled with 0.
Selangor, Malaysia, Aug 5, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Grey mangrove trees, Avicennia marina, filter heavy metals out of the surrounding soil and water.
Mangues apresentam composicao floristica especifica adaptada as condicOes abioticas locais e, no Brasil, se constitui por especies lenhosas altamente especializadas dos generos Rhizophora, Avicennia e Laguncularia.
The vegetation is made up of several species of which the most remarkable are Rhizophora mangle, Rhizophora harissoni, Avicennia africana, Adansonia digitata (baobab), Khaya senegalensis, Cordyla penata (Dimb), Daniellia oliveri (santan).
2011) y se tomaron en consideracion los aspectos siguientes: altura del manglar, follaje, regeneracion, presencia de ataque de insectos u otros organismos, tipo de sustrato sobre el que se desarrolla y su profundidad, salinidad del agua, talla que pueden alcanzar los propagulos de Rhizophora mangle (rojo), tipo de inundacion del manglar, altura que alcanzan los neumatoforos de Avicennia germinans (mangle prieto), y cobertura del dosel en porcentaje.