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Ceriops tagal
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Rhizophoraceae
Genus: Ceriops

Ceriops is a genus of mangroves in family Rhizophoraceae.

There are 5 species:


  1. ^ Ballment ER, Smith TJ III, Stoddart JA (1988). "Sibling species in the mangrove genus Ceriops (Rhizophoraceae), detected using biochemical genetics". Australian Systematic Botany 1 (4): 391–397. doi:10.1071/sb9880391. 
  2. ^ Sheue CR, Yang YP, Liu HY, Chou FS, Chang HC, Saenger P, Mangion CP, Wightman G, Yong JWH & Tsai CC (2009). "Reevaluating the taxonomic status of Ceriops australis (Rhizophoraceae) based on morphological and molecular evidence". Botanical Studies 50 (1): 89–100. 
  3. ^ Sheue CR, Liu HY, Tsai CC, Yang YP (2010). "Comparison of Ceriops pseudodecanrda sp. nov. (Rhizophoraceae), a new mangrove species in Australasia, with related species" (PDF). Botanical Studies 51: 237–248. 
  4. ^ Sheue CR, Liu HY, Tsai CC, Rashid SMA, Yong JWH, Yang YP (2009). "On the morphology and molecular basis of segregation of Ceriops zippeliana and C. decandra (Rhizophoraceae) from Asia". Blumea 54: 220–227. doi:10.3767/000651909X476193.