Eucalyptus zopherophloia

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Blackbutt Mallee
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: E. zopherophloia
Binomial name
Eucalyptus zopherophloia
Brooker & Hopper

Eucalyptus zopherophloia is a mallee tree that is native to the west coast of Western Australia.[1]

The plant is a spreading mallee, it typically grows to 2.5 metres (8 ft) to 6 metres (20 ft) high, bark rough, fibrous. Fl. cream-white, Oct to Dec or Jan. Grey/white sand with limestone rubble. Coastal areas.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Dandaragan, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Northampton, Shark Bay, Three Springs.

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