McIvor River

Estuary Information: OzCoasts

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McIvor River      
Site Latitude Longitude Source
1 site      
McIvor River (as Morgan River) (15 transects) 15?09'S 145?14E [1]
Note: where latitudes and longitudes were not provided in the Source, they have been derived from the Australian Gazetteer. Where individual sites can be precisely located, these are shown as yellow markers. Blue markers represent the estuary location as per OzCoasts.

Mangrove and Saltmarsh Species

McIvor River    
Group Taxon Source
  42 taxa  
Vascular Plants Acrostichum speciosum [1]
Vascular Plants Aegialitis annulata [1]
Vascular Plants Aegiceras corniculatum [1]
Vascular Plants Avicennia marina [1]
Vascular Plants Bruguiera gymnorhiza [1]
Vascular Plants Bruguiera parviflora [1]
Vascular Plants Bruguiera sexangula [1], [2]
Vascular Plants Ceriops pseudodecandra [1] (as C. decandra)
Vascular Plants Ceriops tagal [1]
Vascular Plants Cynometra iripa [1] (as C. ramiflora var. bijuga)
Vascular Plants Excoecaria agallocha [1]
Vascular Plants Heritiera littoralis [1]
Vascular Plants Hibiscus tiliaceus [1]
Vascular Plants Lumnitzera littorea [1]
Vascular Plants Lumnitzera racemosa [1]
Vascular Plants Nypa fruticans [1]
Vascular Plants Osbornia octodonta [1]
Vascular Plants Rhizophora apiculata [1]
Vascular Plants Rhizophora X lamarckii [1] (as R. lamarckii)
Vascular Plants Rhizophora mucronata [1]
Vascular Plants Rhizophora stylosa [1]
Vascular Plants Sonneratia alba [1]
Vascular Plants Sonneratia caseolaris [1]
Vascular Plants Xylocarpus granatum [1]
Vascular Plants Xylocarpus moluccensis [1] (as X. australasicus)
Nematodes Adoncholaimus sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Anoplostoma sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Diplolaimella sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Halalaimus sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Neochromadora sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Metachromadora clavata [3]
Nematodes Metalinhomoeus setosus [3]
Nematodes Microlaimus sp. 2 [3]
Nematodes Oxystomina sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Paramonhystera sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Parodontophora brevamphida [3]
Nematodes Spilophorella sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Steineria sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Terschellingia longicaudata [3]
Nematodes Terschellingia sp. 1 [3]
Nematodes Theristus sp. 5 [3]
Nematodes Trissonchulus oceanus [3]


  1. Bunt, J.S. (1982b). Mangrove Transect Data from Northern Queensland. Coastal Studies Series, Australian Institute of Marine Science AIMS-CS-82-1. Australian Institute of Marine Science. 41 p. Available online: (more)
  2. Robertson, A.I., Giddins, R. and Smith, T.J. (1990). Seed predation by insects in tropical mangrove forests: extent and effects on seed viability and the growth of seedlings. Oecologia 83: 213-219. Available online: (more)
  3. Alongi, D.M. (1987a). Inter-estuary variation and intertidal zonation of free-living nematode communities in tropical mangrove systems. Marine Ecology Progress Series 40: 103-114. Available online: (more)

-- JohnBusby - 18 Jan 2011