Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.

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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,MS,GI,M
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Beentje, H. & Bandeira, S. (2007). Field Guide to the Mangrove trees of Africa and Madagascar Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK ISBN 978-184246-135-8 Pages 46 - 47. (Includes a picture).

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African Plant Database: Avicennia marina
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Avicennia marina
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Avicennia marina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Avicennia marina
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Avicennia marina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Avicennia marina
Ispot Southern Africa : Avicennia marina
JSTOR Plant Science: Avicennia marina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Avicennia marina
Tropicos: Avicennia marina
West African Plants database: Avicennia marina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Stefaan Dondeyne and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P., Dondeyne, S. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Avicennia marina.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=175430, retrieved 24 October 2014

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