Eucalyptus alba MYRTACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID225-3-41a
Common namesalmon gum poplar gum


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typeparasyncolpate , tricolporate
Surface patternpsilate , scabrate
Equatorial sizemin 20.9, mean 21.7, max 23.9
Polar sizemin 21.1, mean 21.9, max 22.9
Equatorial shapeoblate
Polar shapetriangular (convex)
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore positionscorner
Pore morphologyextruded
Pore surface shapesquared
Wall thickness1.8
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesWall thickness 1.6 - 2.02

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitieswoodland, open forest
Ecology notesDeciduous or semi deciduous in the north Australian dry season. Boland, D.J., Brooker, M.I.H., Chippendale, G.M., Hall, N., Hyland, B.P.M., Johnston, R.D., Kleinig, D.A., Turner, J.D. (2002) Forest trees of Australia. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.
Habitat notesLowland flats, often near watercourses (seasonal or otherwise). Typical on skeletal soils, derived from granites or sandstones (Boland et al., 2002).


CollectorMark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Friday staff (24/06/05), N.T Herbarium
ANU access code17170
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteTiwi, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-08-12
Collection notesKimberley Region, Western Australian Pollen Flora
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature