J. Pharm. bai gu rang prefer. Chinese. along with discussion & documentation of Indian Flora. Preferred Names. ... Avicennia tonduzii Mold. Scientific Names. Avicennia is a genus of flowering plants currently placed in the bear's breeches family, Acanthaceae.It contains mangrove trees, which occur in the intertidal zones of estuarine areas and are characterized by its "pencil roots", which are aerial roots.It is commonly known as api api, which in the Malay language means "fires", a reference to the fact that fireflies often congregate on these trees. Enamul Haque, Hussain Uddin Shekhar, Akim Uddin Mohamad, Hafizur Rahman, AKM Mydul Islam and M. Sabir Hossain / Dhaka Univ. It is a fast growing and fast regenerating, hardy species. Avicennia marina Common name Vernacular names Habit Family: Verbenaceae/ Avicennaiaceae Grey mangrove, white mangrove Avicennia has a wide geographical distribution, with members found in intertidal estuaries along many of the world’s tropical and warm temperate coasts. arabica Walp. Various factors contribute towards a type of zonation pattern that is recognizable, especially in the larger mangrove swamps. Largest among the Avicennia species (diameter of 6 to 10 mm after anthesis). Petals - orange yellow to lemon yellow in colour, Zygomorphic, Sessile, Cymes, Tetramerous: Heart shaped, flattened, testa shiny and pubescent 3. Reference taxon from World Plants in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. For documenting flora of India that is being discussed on efloraofindia google e-group along with supplementing the working of the group. Avicennia marina Forssk. This species is widespread and common throughout its range. English. awareness and appreciation of the common mangroves found in the Philippines. Indian Mangrove / Indian common names / Flowers of India (9) Avicennia officinalis / Synonyms / The Plant List (10) Triterpenoids from the Stem Bark of Avicennia officinalis / Md. 293 Avicennia alba Blume (AVICENNIACEAE) 294 Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Avicennia alba Blume is a common m angrove tree mostly found in the coastal areas. (MALVACEAE) 298 Azima tetracantha Lam. It is threatened by the loss of mangrove habitat throughout its range, primarily due to extraction and coastal development, and there has been an estimated 21% decline in mangrove area within this species range since 1980. (SALVADORACEAE) 299 Baccaurea ramiflora Lour. It is indigenous to It is indigenous to Indi a, Sril anka, Si ng apore, Ind one sia, Mal aysi a and B angl adesh. ALEF. Avicennia germinans (L.) L. Avicennia tomentosa var. Sci. পেয়ারা বাইন preferred. It is based on the original material, “Field Guide to Philippine ... Avicennia FAMILY AVICENNIACEAE Avicennia alba Local names: bungalon, apiapi, miapi. Their fleshy, leathery leaves are opposite and entire and feature salt-exuding glands on the upper and lower surfaces. Common names Botanical name: Synonyms: Family: Common name: Acanthus ilicifolius : Acanthaceae : Sea Holly: Acanthus mollis : Acanthus niger, Acanthus latifolius, Acanthus longifolius (AVICENNIACEAE) 295 Avicennia officinalis L. (AVICENNIACEAE) 296 Azadirachta indica A. JUSS. Avicennia bicolor Standl. gray mangrove prefer. At the waterfront directly facing the sea (lower intertidal zone), the mangrove forest is often dominated by Avicennia and Sonneratia species.Here, the mud layer is pretty deep, and both Avicennia alba and Sonneratia alba are especially common here. Efloraofindia (earlier Indiantreepix) is the largest Google e-group in the world in this field & largest nature related in India devoted to creating awareness, helping in identification etc. (MELIACEAE) 297 Azanza lampas (CAV.) 9 FIELD GUIDE TO PHILIPPINE MANGROVES / Avicennia Avicennia FAMILY AVICENNIACEAE Species recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 and EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1. latifolia Moldenke Avicennia balanophora Stapf & Moldenke ex Moldenke Avicennia mindanaense Elmer Avicennia sphaerocarpa Stapf Avicennia sphaerocarpa Stapf ex Ridl. Recognized by Wikidata. Homonyms Avicennia marina Vierh. Avicennia bicolor Standl. Avicennia marina Name Synonyms Avicennia alba var. Avicennia, also called black mangrove, genus comprising at least eight species of trees or shrubs in the family Acanthaceae. Avicennia bicolor. Recognized by USDA PLANTS images, ... Bengali. Common Names. ... Avicennia alba Blume.