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Waterhousea floribunda leaves.JPG
Waterhousea floribunda
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Syzygieae
Genus: Waterhousea

Waterhousea is a genus of flowering plants that belongs to the myrtle family, Myrtaceae. Some authorities consider it to be synonymous with Syzygium.[1]

It contains four species, including Waterhousea floribunda, which was formerly described as Syzygium floribundum.


  1. ^ Australia, Atlas of Living. "Syzygium floribundum  : Weeping Myrtle | Atlas of Living Australia". bie.ala.org.au. Retrieved 2016-04-05.