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Bruguiera parviflora

hangalai, langarai, mangalai (Tagalog)
Bruguiera parviflora

General

Substrate muddy
Tidal Level middle
Family Mangrove
Tech Info No technical info available

Form

Shape tree
Height 5-15m
DBH 15-25cm
Bark slightly to very rough, light brown to grayish, few lenticels
AerialRoots knee roots, small buttresses

Found With

Bruguiera cylindrica Comptostemon philippinensis Sonneratia caseolaris Sonneratia alba

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Leaves

Blade Shape elliptic
Apex acuminate
Base acute
Upper Surface smooth, light green
Under Surface waxy, pale green
Size 8(6-10)cm long, 3(2-4)cm wide
Other whitish to light yellow stipules
Flower

Flowers

Inflorescence cyme, axillary
Petals white
Sepals 8, light green
Other -
Propagule

Propagules

Shape pencil-like, tapered but blunt tip
Color light green to brown when mature
Texture smooth
Size 14(11-19)cm long, 4-6cm diameter
Other calxy fused, lobes appressed; viviparous






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