Merremia peltata, an invasive vine, climbs a coconut palm and the neighbouring forest in Samoa. Photo taken on the northwest coastal road of Upolu, Samoa.

Merremia smothering a coconut palm

Merremia peltata, an invasive vine, climbs a coconut palm and the neighbouring forest in Samoa. Photo taken on the northwest coastal road of Upolu, Samoa.

environmental degradation invasives Merremia peltata vine Samoa

Author(s)Tracey Saxby
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2012-04-26
AlbumHuman > Environmental Degradation
TypePhoto
Project(s)Samoa State of the Environment
Dimensions3000 x 4000
Filesize6 MB
Number of Downloads53
Filetype(s) JPG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionTracey Saxby, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)