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Eucalyptus gomphocephala
(tuart)

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Eucalyptus gomphocephala (tuart)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 03 January 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Eucalyptus gomphocephala
  • Preferred Common Name
  • tuart
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Agroforestry
  • Erosion control or dune stabilization
  • Fuelwood
  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Western Australia
TitleMature tree
CaptionWestern Australia
CopyrightAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
Western Australia
Mature treeWestern AustraliaAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
TitleBark
Caption
CopyrightAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
BarkAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
TitleBuds and foliage
Caption
CopyrightAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
Buds and foliageAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
TitleFruit
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CopyrightAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra
FruitAustralian National Herbarium, Canberra

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Eucalyptus gomphocephala DC.

Preferred Common Name

  • tuart

Variety

  • Eucalyptus gomphocephala var. rhodoxylon Blakely & Steedman

EPPO code

  • EUCGO (Eucalyptus gomphocephala)

Trade name

  • tuart

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Myrtales
  •                         Family: Myrtaceae
  •                             Genus: Eucalyptus
  •                                 Species: Eucalyptus gomphocephala

Uses List

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Environmental

  • Agroforestry
  • Erosion control or dune stabilization
  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

Fuels

  • Fuelwood

Materials

  • Miscellaneous materials
  • Wood/timber

Wood Products

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Boats

Containers

  • Boxes

Roundwood

  • Posts
  • Stakes

Sawn or hewn building timbers

  • Beams
  • Bridges
  • Engineering structures
  • Exterior fittings
  • Fences
  • Flooring
  • For heavy construction
  • For light construction

Vehicle bodies

Wood-based materials

  • Fibreboard
  • Particleboard