Taxon  Report   12999    
Avicennia marina  (Forssk.) Vierh.  var. australasica  (Walp.) Moldenke
Gray mangrove
Avicennia marina var. australasica
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Avicennia marina var. australasica, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Genus: Avicennia
Parent: Avicennia marina
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Avicennia marina var. resinifera
More information about  Avicennia marina var. australasica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).