Club mangrove (species: Aegialitis annulata) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Aegialitis annulata
Club mangrove

©Anne Hoggett: Maturing fruits of Aegialitis annulata in late Dec 2017 at Nymph Island near Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Aegialitis annulata showing the distinctive spade-shaped leaves, petioles that enclose the stem, and leaf scars that encircle the stem; Nymph Island near Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Aegialitis annulata shrubs about 1.5 m high at Nymph Island near Lizard Island. The thickened stem base is characteristic.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Plumbaginaceae
Genus Aegialitis
Species Aegialitis annulata

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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Web resources


  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.
  • De Sloover, J.R. and M. Dufrene (1999). Flora and vegetation of Turtell V, Turtell Islands Group (Queensland, Australia), Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg./ Bull. Nat. Plantentuin Belg., 67: 45-97. LIRS catalog number 577.
  • De Sloover, J.R. and A.-L. Jacquemart (2008). Nymph Island (Great Barrier Reef, Qld., Australia): Flora and vegetation of a low wooded island, Scripta Botanica Belgica, 43: 1-88. LIRS catalog number 1210.
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