The mangrove species used in this study— Rhizophora stylosa

24 Aug 2022

The species used in this study—Rhizophora stylosa—produces propagules that can survive at sea for several months. They have the potential to make the journey on the currents between Iriomote and Okinawa main island.

Read the associated press release: Tracking the journey of mangroves in southern Japan.

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