[ ɹˈa͡ɪzəfˌɔːɹə mˈaŋɡə͡l], [ ɹˈaɪzəfˌɔːɹə mˈaŋɡəl], [ ɹ_ˈaɪ_z_ə_f_ˌɔː_ɹ_ə m_ˈa_ŋ_ɡ_əl]
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Synonyms for Rhizophora mangle:
n.• Rhizophora Mangle
How to use "Rhizophora mangle" in context?
Rhizophora Mangle, commonly referred to as black mangal or simply mangle, is a destructive growing fungus that grows on the hardwood trees in the United States. It is a brown to black, funnel-shaped fungus that often grows on the bark. The fungus invades the vascular cambium, causing the tree to die.
It was first discovered in the United States in 1998, and there is no known control or eradication method available. It has been found in both rural and urban areas, and is often found in hardwood forests near lakes and rivers. There have been no reports of it affecting any other types of trees.
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