Biological Pollution Lab Worksheet.docx - Daniela Nevati EVR 1001L Professor Moncada 20 September 2019 Biological Pollution Worksheet Species Gumbo

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Daniela NevatiEVR 1001LProfessor Moncada20 September 2019Biological Pollution Worksheet-Species: Gumbo Limbo-Scientific Name: Bursera simaruba -Species Type (check one):[•] Native or [ ] Invasive-Name one interesting characteristic of this plant:It grows 10-13ft. It a common tree found in South Florida, it readily drops its leaves in response to drought and is extremely drought tolerant, and its trunk is redish.-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 area
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-Species: Royal Palm-Scientific Name: Roystonea regia Species Type (check one):-[•] Native or [] Invasive-Name one interesting characteristic of this plant: The royal palm can grow from 80 to 100 feet tall. They require plenty sunlight which is why they are native species of warm weather places. They are famous for appearing in movies fortheir aesthetic look that make people think of the beach and tropical warm weather.-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
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-Species: Cabbage Palm -Scientific name: Sabal PalmettoSpecies Type (check one):[•] Native or [ ] Invasive-Name ne interesting characteristic of this plant: The Sabal Palmetto grows 30-40ft. its leaves are fan-shaped leaves supported by hard
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