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A mangrove snake
A mangrove snake
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Ting Kok Mangrove Stand, Hong Kong
Ting Kok Mangrove Stand, Hong Kong
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Cerbera manghas
Cerbera manghas

Cerbera manghas is also known as sea mango, though its fruit is poisonous.

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Excoecaria agallocha
Excoecaria agallocha

The sap of Excoecaria agallocha is toxic, which is what gives this species of mangrove the nickname "blind-your-eye".

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Lumnitzera racemosa
Lumnitzera racemosa
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Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong
Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong
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Kandelia obovata
Kandelia obovata

Curly aerial roots rarely observed in this species

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Ting Kok, Hong Kong
Ting Kok, Hong Kong
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Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong
Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong

Mudflat exposed after tide recedes

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Metaplax elegans
Metaplax elegans
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Tubuca arcuata
Tubuca arcuata
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Cerithidea moerchii
Cerithidea moerchii
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