Fishes of Nationa Park of American Samoa

Common Names of Marine Invertebrates - Click name for more information

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adder's-mouth orchidfalse daisyMackie's pestsacred garlic pear
African Violet familyfalse kamanimacroptilium Samoan nutmeg
Agave familyfalse wiliwiliMadagascar tree fernsand paspalum
air fern Ferns (Blechnaceae)mago Sapodilla family
air potatoFerns (Davalliaceae) mahoesawgrass
air yamFerns (Dennstaedtiaceae) Mahogany familyScaevola
'Akia familyFerns (Drynariaceae) maidenhairscaly swordfern
albiziaFerns (Dryopteridaceae) maidenhair fernscarletfruit passionflower
Alexandrian laurel Ferns (Grammitidaceae) Maidenhair Fernsscrewpine
algarrobilla Ferns (Marattiaceae) Mallow familyScrew pine family
alyxia Ferns (Ophioglossaceae) Mangosteen familyseabean
Amaranth familyFerns (Psilotaceae) Maple family.seagrass
Amaryllis familyFerns (Schizaeaceae) Malaysian apple seagrass
ambarella Ferns (Selaginellaceae) Malaysian false pimpernel sea hibiscus
anena Ferns (Sinopteridaceae) mango Seapurslane family
aridland peperomia Ferns (Thelypteridaceae) Mangrove familyseashore paspalum
Aroid familyFerns (Vittariaceae) Manila grass seaside mahoe
arrocillo fetid passionflowerman to man Sedge family
arrowleaf sida field sandburmanyspike flatsedge seedbox
Asian nakedwoodfig mat grassseed grass
Asian ticktrefoil Figwort familyMascarene grass sessile joyweed
Asian snakewood Fijian sawsedge matamat shameplant
Aster familyfingergrassmaunaloa shoreline seapurslane
asthmaweedfishpoison Mauritius' false buttonweed shortleaf spikesedge
Australian beardgrassfish-poison treeMelastoma familysickle senna
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fire on the mountain merker grasssickle speenwort
silverbush
balsampear fiveleaf yam Mexican primrose willow simpleleaf chastetree
Banana familyFlacourtia familyMexican rubber treeslender amaranth
banyanFlagellaria familymilkweedslender brake
banyanflatfork fern Milkweed familyslender crown grass
barbwire grass flaxleaved fleabaneMilkwort familyslender fimbry
Barrelier's woodsorrel Florida Keys nutrush mile-a-minute weed smallflower nightshade
Barringtonia familyForked fernsminnieroot smooth crabgrass
basket grassforked fimbry Mint familysmooth filmy fern
batwing fern Four-o-clock familyMistletoe familysmooth rattlebox
baybean four-spike heliotropeMistletoe familysnakeweed
Bay Biscayne creeping oxeyefrangipanimolasses grassSoapberry family
Bay Biscayne creeping-oxeye Frankincense family Morning Glory familysoapbush
beach heliotropeFrench plantain mountain stopper sour grass
beach pea freycinetia Mulberry familysouthern crabgrass
beach sunflower
beggar's tickfringeleaf paspalum mule's footsouthern sandbur
Benghal dayflowerFrog's-bit familymurainagrass spadeleaf
bermudagrassSpanish clover
bird's-nest fern
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Mustard familySpanish needle
bitter ginger garcinia myrrh familysparrow false pimpernel
Bittersweet familygarden purslaneMyrsine familySpiderwort family
bitter yam garden spurgeMyrtle familySpleenworts family
bishopwoodgarland tree
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spottedheart
black nightshadegeranium aralia narrowleaf plantain, spreading dayflower
blue rat's-tailgiant brake narrowleaved carpetgrass Spurge family
bluetopgiant false sensitive plant napier grass, stickbush
blue snakeweedgiant sensitive plant native yellow purslane stiff shoestring fern
Borage familygiant swordfern netted adderstongue sting-nettle tree
Brazilian bayhops Ginger familyNettle familystinking passionflower
breadfruit Ginsing familynettleleaf velvetberrySt. Augustine grass
bristle basketgrass glenwoodgrass Nightshade familySt. Thomas bean
broadleaf carpetgrass golden beardgrassniruri St. Thomas lidpod
broadleaf false buttonweed golden false beardgrassnodeweed streblus
broadleaf plantaingolden leatherfern notched cowpeaSumac family
swamp coral tree
Bromeliad familyGoodenia familynutgrassswamp morning glory
bucayo goosegrassnun's-hood orchid swollen fingergrass
buckhorn plantainGourd familyNutmeg familyswordfern
Buckthorn familygraceful sandmatnutrush swordgrass,
bulbophyllum graceful spurge
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syzygium
burgrassgrand devil's-claws ogiera
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burr bushGrass familyOlax familyTacca family
bushbeangreat plantainOld World adderstongue Tahitian chestnut
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green nightshade Old World flatsedge Tahitian gardenia
cacao guavaOld World forked fern Tahitian screwpine
Cacao familyguest tree Olive familytallow wood
cadillo chisacagulf sandmat olive vao tapioca
Caesar weed
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Orchid familyTea family
California grasshairy fleabane oriental false hawksbeard templetree
calopo Hawai'i woodnettle oriental mangrove thin paspalum
candelabra plant hayscented fern oriental vessel fern threeflower ticktrefoil
candlenutHeliconia familyorosne threeleaf derris
Canna familyHenry's crabgrassoxalistickclover
cantalopeHernandia family
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tiger's claw
Caper familyHilo grassPacific false buttonweed ti grass
carpetgrasshogvine Pacific island flatsedge tiplant
carry me seed Hooker's dwarf polypody Pacific Island thintail toi
casearia hoya Pacific Island silvergrasstrailing crabgrass
castor bean hyssopleaf sandmatPalm familyTree Fern family
Caucasian bluestem hyssop spurgepamohe Tree Ferns
cayenne porterweed
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Panama crowngrass tree heliotrope
Cayenne snakeweed'ihiPanama rubber tree tridax
centipede tongavineilangilangpapaya tropical almond
chamber bitter Indian almondPapaya familytropical burnweed
chickweed
chickenweed Indian Almond familypara grass tropical crabgrass
chili pepper Indian goosegrassParsley familytropical fimbry
Chinese burrIndian lovegrass patchouli tropical signalgrass
Chinese creeperIndian mulberry Passion Flower familytropical white morningglory
Chinese-lantern tree tropical whiteweed
Chinese violetIndian murainagrass pastureweed tussock dropseed
Chinese waterchestnut Indian shot peacocksplumetwigrush
Chinese waterspinachindigoPea family
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Chlorantha familyisland wild coffee peanut weedumbrella catchbirdtree
climbing dayflower
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pearl milletupland cotton
ClubmossesJamaica vervain Pepper family
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coat buttonsJamaican crabgrass Philippine ground orchid Vasey grass
coatbuttonsJapanese arrowrootpigeongrassVerbenia family
Cocoa-plum familyJapanese lovegrass pineapple violet crabgrass
coconut palm Japanese silvergrasspinklady Violet family
pisonia
coco yamJavanese bishopweedPlantain family
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Coffee familyJavanese flatsedge poisonbulb water grass
Colombian waxweed Jewish plumPolynesian arrowrootwatergrass
common bermudagrassjio Polynesian cresswater spinach
common plantainJob's tears Polynesian melon water yam
common purslaneJoinvilla familyPolynesian 'ohe waxflower
common sandburjungle ricepoorland flatsedge waxgourd
common St. Paul's wort Jungle ricegrassPortia treewedelia
conch apple
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pothos wedgeleaf spleenwort
coral bean tree koa haolepremna weinmannia
coral tree Koster's curseprostrate sandmatwestern soapberry
cordiaprostrate spurge
corrida yerba de guava prostrate wild petunia whiteflower beach morning-glory
creeping necklace fern kudzu, kudzu vine psychotria whitehead spikesedge
creeping oxalisKuroiwa grass purple nightshade (common) white leadtree
creeping woods
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purple nutsedge white moneywort
creeping woodsorrel lace fern purslanewhitespot giant arum
 lacy spleenwort   
crepe gingerlanceleaf groundcherry Purslane familywild bushbean
crowfoot grass Laurel familypuzzlenut treewild leadwort
crowsfoot grass lead tree
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wild millet
cuban jute Leadwort familyradiate fingergrass wild pea
Cuban zephyr lily leafy spurge rattlepodwild portulaca
Cunonia familyLemonwood familyrattleweed wild tamarind
cutleaf groundcherryLicorice Fernsrattailwild tantan
Custard Apple familyLicorice Ferns red bead tree wild taro
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light-blue snakeweedredflower ragleaf Wilson's clusterpea
dadap lilac tasselflower red ivy winged yam
Dallas grassLily family red mangrove wingleaf soapberry
dennstaedtia fernlimnophila red sandlewood wiregrass
devilgrassLinden familyreynoldsia woodland false buttonweed
devil's gut limpleaf fern rippleseed plantain Wood Sorrel family
devil's horsewhip little hogweedrockweed
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diamond burrbarklittle ironweed romerillo
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Dixie tick trefoil, dixie ticktrefoil little ironweed rosary peayam
Dogbane familyLogania familyroughhairy indigo Yam family
dog's-tongue Loosestrife family rough-leaf false vervainyellow bristlegrass
duckweedLouisiana grassroyal spleenwort yellow foxtail
Durban crowsfoot grassRue familyyellow necklacepod
Dutchman's pipe familyrukam yellow nickers
dyer's fig running mountaingrass yellow oxalis
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yellow sophora
East Indian crabgrass yellow wood sorrel
Ebony familyyerba de faja
ecliptaylang-ylang
Egyptian grass
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Elaeocarpus familyZebrawood family
elephant grass
Elm family
embrert
emperor's candlesticks
erythrina
Euasterid family
Evening Primrose family

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