Rhizophora stylosa Griff. Spotted-leaved Red Mangrove
Not.Pl.Asiat. 4:665 (1854)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 20 July 1995

Mangrove shrub or tree (with stilt and aerial roots), 1.5-20 m high. Fl. white, Feb or May to Jul. Mud. Tidal flats, backwaters, landward edge of mangroves.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Cape Range, Mitchell, Pindanland, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Anson Beagle, Cambridge-Bonaparte, Canning, Kimberley, Pilbara (nearshore).

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby/west Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Karratha, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.