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Green Buttonwood

Conocarpus erectus var. erectus


This "mangrove" was growing at the edge of a canal that was lined mostly by red mangroves. Behind this tree was a palm savanna. This tree was right in the middle of Utila Island.


Edge of palm savanna, along a salt water canal.


Some locals referred to this as "mangle blanco".

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Coxen Hole, Islas de la Bahía, Honduras

Spotted on Jun 20, 2016
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