Queensland Native Seeds

Corymbia trachyphloia

Scientific NameCorymbia trachyphloia
CategoriesTree
Common Name(s)Brown Bloodwood
FamilyMyrtaceae

Description

"Tree to 15 m tall, or sometimes a mallee. Forming both lignotuber and rhizomes. Bark rough on trunk often extending to branches about 6 cm diameter, tessellated, soft, grey, brown and yellow-grey." (Euclid, 4th Ed.)

Notes

Some distinguishing features of the Corymbia trachyphloia are its small fruit from 6-10mm long, and its seed which has no wing. It will often be found growing on poorer soils.

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Widespread in eastern Queensland, the Newcastle Range, north to the Atherton Tableland, west to Burra, Alpha and Roma and south to the inland plains and hills of New South Wales."

(Brooker, M.I.H., and Kleinig, D.A., 2004)

Distribution Map | Corymbia trachyphloia | Queensland Native Seeds

Corymbia trachyphloia | trunk, canopy | Queensland Native Seeds
Corymbia trachyphloia | trunk, canopy | Queensland Native Seeds
Corymbia trachyphloia | trunk | Queensland Native Seeds
Corymbia trachyphloia | bark | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

EUCLID Eucalypts of Australia Edition 4 (2015, internet based, hosted by the Atlas of Living Australia). Date accessed: Oct 22, 2019 http://keyserver.lucidcentral.org:8080/euclid/data/02050e02-0108-490e-8900-0e0601070d00/media/Html/index.htm

http://keyserver.lucidcentral.org:8080/euclid/data/02050e02-0108-490e-8900-0e0601070d00/media/Html/Corymbia_trachyphloia.htm

Brooker M.I.H., Kleinig D.A. (2004) ‘Field guide to eucalypts. Vol. 3. 2nd edn. (Bloomings Books: Melbourne)