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black mangrove

[US different sp. W3] n. a tree, Avicennia nitida, with leaves that are dark green or almost black: 1910 (Northrop 180). 1977 Black mangrove . . . A. germinans (Patterson 89). = BLACKWOOD 1, GREEN TURTLE BOUGH, SALT BUSH (Black)

Tags: noun, plant, tree

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Last update: 2012-01-07 12:08
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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