Vegetative and reproductive phenologies of four mangrove species from northern Australia

  title={Vegetative and reproductive phenologies of four mangrove species from northern Australia},
  author={Grey T. Coupland and Erik I. Paling and Keith A. McGuinness},
  journal={Australian Journal of Botany},
Mangrove communities in the tropical north of Australia are some of the most species rich in the world, yet surprisingly little is known of their reproductive and vegetative phenology. This study investigated the phenology of four mangrove species: Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh., Ceriops australis (C.T. White) Ballment, T.J.Sm & Stoddart, Rhizophora stylosa Griff. and Sonneratia alba J. Smith, in Darwin Harbour over 24 months. Investigations included documenting the flowering and fruiting… 

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