NZ Topo - object class mangrove_poly

This page describe the mangrove_poly object class used to represent objects in the NZTopo topographic database.


A vegetation type characterising a coastal swamp of brackish or saline water, in which specially adapted trees form a dense swamp forest

Topo250 description

Only those significant by their size or location are held in the Topo250 data and shown on the Topo250 printed maps; these are a generalised subset of those shown on the Topo50 series

Representation specification

Representation specification showing mangrove_poly

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Class attributes

Object classmangrove_poly
Entity classWETLAND
Additional entity classWOODLAND
Object inheritancesimple_area
Entity sourceUS Standard Entity
Map series Topo250 Topo50
LSLIFF object class318

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature versionRevisedDescription
52012-08-28Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
42012-08-28Added scale-specific definitions
32008-04-10Removed reference to seed and void objects
22001-11-23Unspecified update
11999-03-01intial status