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Biological Pollution Lab Worksheet Resource: Species : Gumbo Limbo Scientific Name: Bursera simaruba Species Type (check one): [ ] Native or [ ] Invasive Name one interesting characteristic of this plant: The bark is shiny dark red, and the leaves are spirally arranged and pinnate. With what habitat is it typically associated (check one): [ ] Pine Rocklands [ ] Hardwood Hammock [ ] Both If invasive, which of the following characteristic allowed it to become invasive? Check all that apply. [ ] Intentional Introduction (ornamental) [ ] Efficient reproduction [ ] Tolerance of a wide range of conditions [ ] Few or no natural enemies in new ecosystem [ ] Ability to out-compete [ ] Able to colonize disturbed areas Species : Royal Palm Scientific Name: Roystonea regia
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Species Type (check one): [ ] Native or [ ] Invasive Name one interesting characteristic of this plant: The Royal Palm has a large palm which reaches a height of 20–30 meters and a stem with a diameter of about 47 cm. The trunk is wide and very smooth. With what habitat is it typically associated (check one): [ ] Pine Rocklands [ ] Hardwood Hammock [ ] Both If invasive, which of the following characteristic allowed it to become invasive? Check all that apply. [ ] Intentional Introduction (ornamental) [ ] Efficient reproduction [ ] Tolerance of a wide range of conditions [ ] Few or no natural enemies in new ecosystem [ ] Ability to out-compete [ ] Able to colonize disturbed areas Species : Cabbage Palm Scientific Name: Roystonea regia Species Type (check one):
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