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Red mangrove islands (Rhizophora mangle)
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Title: Red mangrove islands (Rhizophora mangle)
Scientific Name(s): Rhizophora mangle
Common Name(s): American mangrove, mangrove, red mangrove

Description: Several red mangrove "islands" in an intracoastal waterway. Photograph taken circa 1998.

Metadata Language: English

Creator(s): Randolph Femmer
Right(s): Public Domain
License: Public domain. However, please credit the photographer.

Preferred Keywords: Estuaries, Estuarine ecosystems, Inland water environments, Mangrove swamps, Mangroves, Marshes, Plants, Swamps, Trees, Wetlands
Other Keywords: Intertidal zones, Intracoastal waterways, Mangrove islands, Mangrove trees, Red mangroves

Scientific Name: Rhizophora mangle
Scientific Name Source: Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS Icon
Kingdom: Plantae
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Rhizophorales
Family: Rhizophoraceae


More Credit Info

Record Number: 9502
Date Published: 07/19/2008 (mm/dd/yyyy)
Publisher: National Biological Information Infrastructure
Cataloging Node: NBII LIFE Office

Time & Place

Date Original: 00/00/1998 (mm/dd/yyyy)

Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Subprovince: St. Lucie County
City or Place Name: Intracoastal waterway near Fort Pierce

Latitude: 27.3226
Longitude: -80.5438
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Type Detail: Photograph from Print, Photograph from Print
Capture Device: Camera: Pentax K1000
Capture Details: Lens:Quantaray 52mm P.L; Film: Fujicolor
File Format: JPG
Color: Color

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