Rhizophora mangle (Red Mangrove) is a species of tree in the family Rhizophoraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to U.S. Virgin Islands, The Contiguous United States, Puerto Rico, Pernambuco, SãO Paulo, AmazôNia, Alagoas, Mata AtlâNtica, Bahia, ParaíBa, Espirito Santo, Sergipe, Santa Catarina, Amapá, Paraná, Ceará, Pará, Rio De Janeiro, Maranhao, Piauí, Rio Grande Do Norte, Atlantic And Gulf Coastal Plain (Agcp), Florida, The Hawaiian Islands, Middle America, Benin, Ghana, Polynesia, French Polynesia, Guinea, Colombia, Greater Antilles, Brazil, Suriname, Liberia, Angola, Guyana, Senegal, Bermuda, Peru, Togo, CôTe D’Ivoire, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Lesser Antilles, Belize, Micronesia, Guinea-Bissau, Venezuela, The Gambia, United States, Ecuador, Mexico, Sierra Leone, and Panama. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Danaus plexippus. Red Mangrove form mangrove swamps. Individuals can grow to 17 m.
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