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Large Mangrove tree

09:52 Apr 26 2014 Río Tumbes, District of Matapalo, Department of Tumbes, Peru

Large mangrove tree growing near water. Lots of leaves and branches.
Additional Data
SCIENTIFIC NAME (Example - Red Mangrove=Rhizophora mangle): Avicennia germinans
DESCRIPTION (Describe what you see): Tree is very large and has many small roots coming from it.
SIZE - (Measure in metrics): 2 m
COLOR: brown, gray and green
HABITAT (Describe the environment where you located the species): near shore

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