Name:

Mangrove

Species Type:

Plant

Region:

NA/South & Gulf region

Water Type:

Salt

Description:

A mangrove is a woody plant or plant community which lives between the sea and the land in areas which are inundated by tides. Thus a mangrove is a species as well as a community of plants. It can be a tree but (like a rainforest plant) it can also be a shrub or palm. All share the ability to live in salt water.

Related Image:

external image mangrove_bushes.jpg
Image ID: 1463

Record ID: 30