Corymbia stockeri

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Corymbia stockeri
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Corymbia
Species:
C. stockeri
Binomial name
Corymbia stockeri
(D.J. Carr & S.G.M. Carr) K.D.Hill & L.A.S.Johnson

Corymbia stockeri, commonly known as the Blotchy bloodwood or the Gum topped bloodwood,[1] is a member of the Corymbia genus native to the Queensland.[2]

The tree typically grows to a height of 12 metres (39 ft) and has grey-brown or red-brown, dull, grey or cream that is tessellated and sheds in small polygonal flakes. Bark persistent on trunk and branches. Adult leaves disjunct, dull, green, and discolorous; they are thin with a narrow lanceolate to lanceolate shape. The blade is basally tapered and 8 to 18 centimetres (3.1 to 7.1 in) long and 1.2 to 2.8 cm (0.47 to 1.10 in) wide.[2]

See also[edit]

List of Corymbia species

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corymbia stockeri Blotchy bloodwood Gum topped bloodwood Myrtaceae". planthis. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Corymbia stockeri (D.J. Carr & S.G.M. Carr) K.D. Hill & L.A.S. Johnson, Telopea 6: 286 (1995)". Eucalink. Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney. Retrieved 11 October 2016.