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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Victoria to Tasmania.

[FTEA]

Myrtaceae, B. Verdcourt, B.Sc., Ph.D. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2001

Morphology General Habit
Tree to 75(–100) m with rough fibrous bark to about halfway up the trunk, then with white or grey-green smooth bark above.
Morphology Leaves
Juvenile leaves ovate to broadly lanceolate, oblique; adult lanceolate, 9–14 cm long, 1.6–2.7 cm wide with nervation very oblique; petiole channelled, 1.2–2.2 cm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Umbels paired in leaf axils, 9–15-flowered; peduncle angular, 0.5–1.3 cm long; pedicels 2–4[5] mm long.
Morphology General Buds
Buds clavate; operculum conical, 2–3 mm long, 3–4 mm wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-tube obconical, ± 3 mm long, 3–4 mm wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits obconical to pyriform, 5–9 mm long, 4–7 mm wide, with broad level or slightly descending disc and 3 flush or slightly exserted valves.
Figures
Fig. 9/33, p. 45.
Distribution
K3 K4 T3

Native to:

Tasmania, Victoria

Introduced into:

Cape Provinces, Ethiopia, Kenya, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Tanzania

Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Rep. (Annual) Acclim. Soc. Victoria 1870-1871: 20 (1870)

Accepted by

  • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(2): 1-456. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Webb, C.J., Sykes, W.R & Garnock-Jones, P.J. (1988). Flora of New Zealand 4: 1-1365. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(2): 1-456. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Webb, C.J., Sykes, W.R & Garnock-Jones, P.J. (1988). Flora of New Zealand 4: 1-1365. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Chippendale in Fl. Austral. 19: 158, fig. 58/c–d (1988).
  • F. Muell. in Ann. Rep. Victorian Acclim. Soc.: 20, in obs. (1870-71).
  • Friis in Fl. Eth. 2 (2): 88, fig. 72.12 (1996).

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0