Eight mangrove species were reported before in the Indus Delta, but nowadays only three mangrove species (Avicennia marina, Rhizophora mucronata and Aegiceras
corniculata) are found, of which Avicennia marina covers up to 95-98% of the mangrove forests (Rehman et al., 2015).
Farquhar, "Photosynthetic and Stomatal Responses of Two Mangrove Species, Aegiceras
corniculatum and Avicennia marina, to Long Term Salinity and Humidity Conditions," Plant Physiology, vol.
Effects of used lubricating oil on two mangroves Aegiceras
corniculatum and Avicennia marina.
, Bruguiera, Ceriops, Heritiera, Lumnitzera, Nypa), resulting in the formation of substomatal chambers, in order to deal with the water stress of a saline environment.
Choudhary, "Evaluation of antinociceptive effect of Aegiceras
corniculatum stems extracts and its possible mechanism of action in rodents," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Antidiabetic effect of a black mangrove species Aegiceras
comiculatum in alloxan-induced diabetic rats.
alternata) from Aegiceras
corniculatum and Tabebuia argentea which produce quinones alterporriol K and lapachol, respectively.
The upper reaches of Lime Kiln Bay support River Mangrove Aegiceras
corniculatum and Grey Mangrove Avicennia marina.
CI found six new ones in its survey this year-"lapis-lapis" (Ceriops decandra), "tangal" (Ceriops tagal), "saging-saging" (Aegiceras
corniculatum) and "pototan" (Bruguiera gymnorrhiza, Bruguiera sexangula and Bruguiera cylindrica).
But Avicenna marina Ceriopstagal Aegiceras
corniculatum and Rhizophora mucronata species are found here.