Bruguiera sexangula (Lour.) Poir.
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Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Bruguiera sexangula (Lour.) Poir. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 16 Oct 2021'

General Information

Trees 6-8(-15) m tall, d.b.h. 15-35 cm. Bark gray to pale brown, smooth. Stipules green or yellowish, 3.5-4 cm. Petiole yellowish, 1.5-3.5 cm; leaf blade elliptic, elliptic-oblong, or rarely oblanceolate, 8-13(-16) × 3-6 cm, base cuneate to rarely obtuse, apex acute. Pedicel 6-12 mm. Flowers solitary, yellow, 2.7-4 cm. Calyx tube 1-1.5 cm; lobes 9-13, ca. 2 cm. Petals 1-1.5 cm, margin with a tuft of hairs, apex 2-lobed; lobes obtuse, with 1 or 2 short bristles less than 1.5 mm, bristles not exceeding lobes. Stamens 0.7-1.4 cm. Style 1.5-2.2 cm, apical branches to 0.5 mm. Fruit 1.5-1.8 cm. Fruiting calyx tube ± distinctly ribbed. Hypocotyl cigar-shaped, ± angular, 6-8 cm. Fl. autumn, fr. spring.

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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
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    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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    Global Tree Search
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
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    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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