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

[FZ]

Myrtaceae, F. White. Flora Zambesiaca 4. 1978

Morphology General Habit
Tall tree.
Morphology General Bark
Bark smooth, purple when old, yellowish when newly exposed, flaking in large patches to give the tree a mottled appearance.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves up to 30 x 6 cm., lanceolate, with numerous, almost transverse lateral nerves.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence of terminal and axillary pseudo-racemes of 3–5-flowered umbels.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pedicel
Pedicels 0·5–1 cm. long; buds up to 1·2 x 0·8 cm., obovoid-apiculate; operculum hemispherical, distinctly rostrate, c. 1/2 as long as receptacle-tube.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit up to 1·8 x 1·4 cm., broadly urceolate; valves deeply enclosed.

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Tree to 45 m with smooth usually mottled often dimpled bark.
Morphology Leaves
Juvenile leaves ovate, some peltate, at first setose; adult lanceolate, 12–21 cm long, 1.2–3 cm wide, not lemon-scented; petiole angular, 1.5–2.5 cm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Umbels 3-flowered in axillary panicles; peduncles terete, [primary up to 20 mm] secondary 3–8 mm long; pedicels angular, 3–7[10] mm long.
Morphology General Buds
Buds ovoid; operculum hemispherical, 4–5 mm long, 5–8 mm wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-tube hemispherical, 5–8 mm long and wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits ovoid or suburceolate, [0.8]1–1.4 cm long, 0.9–1.1 cm wide, valves 3–4, deeply included.
Figures
Fig. 8/21.
Distribution
K1 K3 K4 T1 T3 T4 T5 T6 T7 U1 U2 U4

Native to:

New South Wales, Victoria

Introduced into:

Bangladesh, Cape Provinces, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Kenya, Rwanda, Taiwan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

Corymbia maculata (Hook.) K.D.Hill & L.A.S.Johnson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Backhouse, J. [37], New South Wales K000279528 holotype
Fraser, C. [s.n.], Australia K000279527 syntype

First published in Telopea 6: 393 (1995)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Flora Zambesiaca
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Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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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