IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)

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Species Abstract

Mora oleifera is a coastal tree of limited distribution in Panama and Colombia. An example specific area of occurrence is the Gulf of Panama mangroves ecoregion, a locale of severe threat for the entire mangrove habitat of this region.

Common associates are Black Mangrove (Avicennia germinans), White Mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa), Castaño (Montrichardia arborescens) and Mangle piñuelo (Pelliciera rhizophorae).


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