Diversity of Mangrove Plants in the Coastal of Palopo City

  • Akhmad Syakur Department of Biology Education, Cokroaminoto Palopo University
Keywords: mangrove, diversity, Coastal of Palopo


The aim of the research was to know diversity of mangrove plants in the coastal of Palopo City. Method used in this research was line transect in 4 stations. There were 32 plots used in this research, with 8 plots in each station.The results showed that there were 5 true mangrove and 3 associated mangrove in the coastal of Palopo City.Bruguiera parviflora and Sonneratia alba were the dominant species mangrove plants in the coastal of Palopo city. Diversity index of mangrove plants in the coastal of Palopo City showed low to intermediate level with the value 0,636 – 1,569.


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Syakur, A. (2019). Diversity of Mangrove Plants in the Coastal of Palopo City. International Conference on Natural and Social Sciences (ICONSS) Proceeding Series, 1(1), 59-63. https://doi.org/10.30605/iconss.32
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