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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. New South Wales.
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 30 m with pink or pinkish grey smooth bark.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves very like those of some Eucalyptus species, narrowly lanceolate or elliptic to narrowly ovate, (4–)8–19 cm long, (0.6–)1.2–3.5 cm wide, acute at the apex, attenuate at the base, glabrous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers in 3-flowered umbels with axes covered with stiff capitate hairs or ± glabrous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx lobes 5, up to 3 mm long, similarly hairy.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals white, ± round, ± 4 mm diameter.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits campanulate or ovoid, woody, 1–1.7 cm long and wide, prominently ribbed, glabrous to densely hairy.

Native to:

New South Wales

Angophora costata (Gaertn.) Britten appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 14, 2005 leg. ign. [s.n.], Australia Eucalyptus apocynifolia K000279429

First published in J. Bot. 54: 62 (1916)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. 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.

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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