Archive for Family: Rhizophoraceae

Carallia suffruticosa

Carallia suffruticosa Ridl.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Exotic; Cultivated only.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

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Teban Gardens; Cultivated; 2011.

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Teban Gardens; Cultivated; 2011.

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Bruguiera hainesii

Bruguiera hainesii C.G. Rogers

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Critically endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

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Kranji Mangrove; 2011.

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Pulau Ubin, Noordin Beach; Mangrove; 2011.

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Kranji Mangrove; 2011.

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Pulau Ubin, Noordin Beach; Mangrove; 2011.

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Pellacalyx axillaris

Pellacalyx axillaris Korth.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

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Central Catchment Nature Reserve; 2011.

More pictures can be found at

(1) Flora Singapura website

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Bruguiera gymnorhiza

Bruguiera gymnorhiza (L.) Lamk.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

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Pulau Ubin; Mangrove; 2008.

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Lim Chu Kang; Mangrove; 2009.

Other Information:

Common Name: Tumu.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

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Gynotroches axillaris

Gynotroches axillaris Blume

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

Habit (Treelet)
Punggol End; Secondary forest edge; 2010.

Leaves
Punggol End; Secondary forest edge; 2010.

Leaves (underside)
Punggol End; Secondary forest edge; 2010.

More pictures can be found at

(1) Plants of Southeast Asia website

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Bruguiera cylindrica

Bruguiera cylindrica (L.) Blume

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

Flower
Eastern coast; Coast; 2010.

Propagules
Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2009.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

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Carallia brachiata

Carallia brachiata (Lour.) Merr.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Endangered. Cultivated

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

Leaves and arrangement
Central Catchment Nature Reserve; Freshwater swamp forest edge; 2010.

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