Plant and Soil

, Volume 359, Issue 1–2, pp 19–22 | Cite as

How red mangrove seedlings stand up: an answer for Cheeseman (2012)



Rhizophora Tension wood fibres Hypocotyl Mangrove Seedings Geotropism G-fibres 



We thank Judith Warnement, Librarian, Harvard University Herbarium Library for help with photographing the illustration by Rumphius.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BotanyUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.The KampongNational Tropical Botanical GardenMiamiUSA

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