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Eucalyptus microcorys
(Tallowwood)

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Eucalyptus microcorys (Tallowwood)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Eucalyptus microcorys
  • Preferred Common Name
  • Tallowwood
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Charcoal
  • Fuelwood
  • Ornamental
  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Knorrit, New South Wales,  Australia.
TitleTree habit
CaptionKnorrit, New South Wales, Australia.
Copyright©CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products
Knorrit, New South Wales,  Australia.
Tree habitKnorrit, New South Wales, Australia.©CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products
West of Wanchope, New South Wales,  Australia.
TitleTree habit
CaptionWest of Wanchope, New South Wales, Australia.
CopyrightD. Kleinig/CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products
West of Wanchope, New South Wales,  Australia.
Tree habitWest of Wanchope, New South Wales, Australia.D. Kleinig/CSIRO Forestry and Forest Products

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Eucalyptus microcorys F. Muell.

Preferred Common Name

  • Tallowwood

Local Common Names

  • Brazil: eucalipto

EPPO code

  • EUCMY (Eucalyptus microcorys)

Trade name

  • Tallowwood

Taxonomic Tree

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

Uses List

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Environmental

  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

Fuels

  • Charcoal
  • Fuelwood

General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Honey/honey flora

Materials

  • Wood/timber

Wood Products

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Charcoal

Railway sleepers

Roundwood

  • Building poles
  • Piles
  • Posts
  • Transmission poles

Sawn or hewn building timbers

  • For heavy construction