Rhizophora harrisonii

Rhizophora harrisonii


Rhizophoraceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Leechman


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 285; Voorhoeve, 1979: 306


Vouchers

Vogel 113 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Smaller mangrove species, growing above the high water mark; shrub or small tree growing on the swampy and muddy flatlands bordering estuaries. Much-branched inflorescence with many flowers; germinating seed reaches 30 cm while still on the tree. Lower leaf surface glabrous or with a few scattered warts. See also Rhizophora racemosa.

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