1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eucalyptus L'Hér.
      1. Eucalyptus fastigata H.Deane & Maiden

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New South Wales to NE. Victoria.

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Tree to 45 m with rough furrowed bark on trunk and main branches, shedding in long strips above so that upper branches are smooth and white.
    Leaves
    Juvenile leaves broadly lanceolate to ovate, oblique; adult lanceolate, 8–15 cm long, 1.5–2.7 cm wide, [with very open oblique venation]; petiole flattened or channelled, 1–1.5 cm long.
    Inflorescences
    Umbels 11–15-flowered, often paired in leaf axils; peduncle terete or angular, 0.4–1.4 cm long; pedicels 1–2[3–5] mm long.
    Buds
    Buds clavate; operculum conical or rostrate, ± 2 mm long, ± 3 mm wide.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube obconic, ± 2 mm long, 3 mm wide.
    Fruits
    Fruits obconical to pyriform, 5–8 mm long, 4–7 mm wide, with broad, level or slightly ascending disc and 3 flush or slightly exserted valves.
    Figures
    Fig. 6/13, p. 35.
    Distribution
    K3 K4 T2 T3

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales, Victoria

    Introduced into:

    Kenya, Tanzania

    Eucalyptus fastigata H.Deane & Maiden appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 4, 1980 Rodway, F.A. [2403], Australia K001273078
    May 17, 1973 Maiden, J.H. [s.n.], New South Wales K000279910 isosyntype
    Maiden, J.H. [s.n.], New South Wales K000279911 isosyntype

    First published in Proc. Linn. Soc. New South Wales 21: 809 (1897)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Friis in Fl. Eth. 2 (2): 88, fig. 72.13 (1996).
    • Chippendale in Fl. Austral. 19: 159, fig. 58/e–f (1988).
    • H. Deane & Maiden in Proc. Linn. Soc. New S. Wales 21: 809 (1897).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    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 2019. 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 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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