1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eucalyptus L'Hér.
      1. Eucalyptus saligna Sm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Australia.

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Tree to 55 m with white or blue-grey smooth bark save for basal 4 m or so which has grey-brown rough flaky bark.
    Leaves
    Juvenile leaves ovate to broadly lanceolate; adult discolorous, lanceolate, 9–17 cm long, 2–3 cm wide; petiole channelled, 1.5–2.5 cm long.
    Inflorescences
    Umbels 7–11-flowered; peduncle flattened, 0.4–1.8[2.2] cm long; pedicels absent or angular, up to 3[8] mm long.
    Buds
    Buds fusiform or ± ovoid; operculum conical, 3–4 mm long and wide.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube hemispherical, cylindrical or campanulate, 2–3 mm long, 3–4 mm wide.
    Fruits
    Fruits cylindrical, campanulate or subpyriform, 5–8 mm long, 4–7[8] mm wide with narrow descending disc and 3–5 exserted [or included] erect valves.
    Figures
    Fig. 10/37.
    Distribution
    K4 K5 T2 T3 U3

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales, Queensland

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Canary Is., China Southeast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Hawaii, Kenya, Morocco, New Zealand North, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Tanzania, Uganda

    Eucalyptus saligna Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 3: 285 (1797)

    Accepted by

    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Fischer, E., Rembold, K., Althof, A. & Obholzer, J. (2010). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Kakamega forest, Western province, Kenya Journal of East African Natural History 99: 129-226.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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
    • Friis in Fl. Eth. 2 (2): 91, fig. 72.20 (1996).
    • Chippendale in Fl. Austral. 19: 198, fig. 64/g–h (1988).
    • Jex-Blake, Gard. E. Afr. ed. 4: 243 (1957).
    • Dale, Introd. Trees Uganda: 39 (1953).
    • Sm. in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 3: 285 (1797).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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