Queensland Native Seeds

Eucalyptus racemosa subsp. racemosa

Scientific NameEucalyptus racemosa subsp. racemosa
CategoriesTree
Common Name(s)Sribbly Gum
FamilyMyrtaceae

Description

"Small to medium-sized or tall tree. Bark smooth throughout, white or yellowish, with scribbles."(Brooker, M.I.H., and Kleinig, D.A., 2004)

Notes

A noticeable tree, usually numerous and low enough to facilitate simple seed collections. Entirely smooth barked. The scribbles are left by the larvae of moths from the genus Ogmograptis. .

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Coastal and subcoastal Queensland from Bundaberg south to the north coast of New South Wales." (Brooker, M.I.H., and Kleinig, D.A., 2004)

Distribution Map | Eucalyptus racemosa subsp. racemosa | Queensland Native Seeds

Eucalyptus racemosa subsp. racemosa | bark | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

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