Kankra (Bruguiera gymnorrhiza)

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Kankra fact file

Kankra description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderRhizophorales
FamilyRhizophoraceae
GenusBruguiera (1)

Information on Bruguiera gynorrhiza is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Burma mangrove, Oriental orange mangrove.
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Kankra status

Bruguiera gynorrhiza has not yet been assessed by the IUCN Red List.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. ITIS (April, 2011)
    http://www.itis.gov
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Close up of a kankra

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