ID Confirmation- 270211-PKA1

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Prashant awale

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Feb 27, 2011, 8:41:06 AM2/27/11
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Dear Friends,

Seen this small Mangrove tree at Gorai, Mumbai. Could this be Bruguiera cylindrica??

Date/Time: 26-02-2011 / 04:45PM
Location: Gorai,
Habitat: Wild, Mangrove Tree
Plant Habit: Tree,
Leaves Opposite

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Prashant
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Dinesh Valke

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Feb 27, 2011, 8:57:47 AM2/27/11
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... Bruguiera cylindrica (syn. Rhizophora cylindrica, Bruguiera caryophylloides) ... white Burma mangrove • Bengali: sona champa, thushia • Marathi: कांडेल kandel, कनिल kanil, लहान झुंबर lahan zumbar • Oriya: bokul, dot • Sinhalese: mal kadol • Tamil: kakandam • Telugu: vurudu

ID was provided by Aditya Dharap ... was along with him at Gorai Creek ... http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=Bruguieracylindrica&w=91314344%40N00&s=int&m=tags

Regards.
Dinesh

Prashant awale

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Feb 27, 2011, 9:14:47 AM2/27/11
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Thanks Dinesh for Validating the ID.

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Prashant

tanay bose

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Feb 27, 2011, 11:14:36 AM2/27/11
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Nice shot Prsant Ji
I was not aware of the new name thanks to dinesh ji
Tanay
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