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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & SE. Australia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Tree to 50 m with grey, white or yellowish white smooth bark throughout or rough at base or on most of the trunk.
Morphology Leaves
Juvenile leaves opposite, sessile, lanceolate, cordate or amplexicaul; adult lanceolate, 12–20 cm long, 0.8–2 cm wide; petiole terete or slightly flattened, 1–2.5 cm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Umbels 3- or 7-flowered; peduncle angular or flattened, 4–8[12] mm long; [pedicels 1–4 mm long].
Morphology General Buds
Buds ovoid; operculum conical or hemispherical, 3–4 mm long, 3–5 mm wide, apiculate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-tube hemispherical or campanulate, 2–3 mm long, 3–5 mm wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits hemispherical to subglobular, 5–8 mm long, 5–9 mm wide with broad ascending disc and 3–4 exserted valves.
Figures
Fig. 10/41, p. 49.

Native to:

New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, California, France, Hawaii, Italy, Kenya, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Portugal, Sicilia, Spain, St.Helena, Tanzania, Transcaucasus

Eucalyptus viminalis Labill. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 20, 1973 Mueller, F.J.H.von [s.n.], Victoria K000279776
MacArthur, W. [16], New South Wales K000279775 paratype
MacArthur, W. [108], New South Wales K000279797 paratype

First published in Nov. Holl. Pl. 2: 12 (1806)

Accepted by

  • 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

  • Brown, L.C. (1982). The Flora and Fauna of St Helena: 1-88. Land Resources Development Centre, Surbiton, England.
  • Wagner, W.L., Herbst, D.R. & Sohmer, S.H. (1999). Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawai'i, rev. ed., 1: 1-988. University of Hawai'i Press, Bishop Museum Press.
  • 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: 358, fig. 96/i–j (1988).
  • Friis in Fl. Eth. 2 (2): 101, fig. 72.42 (1996).
  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 372 (1949).
  • Labill., New Holland Pl. 2: 12, t. 151 (1806).

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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