Corymbia polycarpa MYRTACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID225-60-1
Common namelong-fruited bloodwood


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typeparasyncolpate , tricolporate
Surface patternscabrate , psilate
Equatorial sizemin 27.5, mean 27.5, max 33.3
Polar sizemin 24.6, mean 28.2, max 30.5
Equatorial shapeoblate
Polar shapetriangular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore positionscorner
Pore morphologyslightly extruded
Pore surface shapesquared
Wall thickness2.89
Wall evennessthinner on pole
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesWall thickness range 2.47 - 3.35. Very faint to psilate pattern.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesopen forest, woodland
Ecology notesBoland, 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 notesInland lowland plains extending to river flats, beach-dune woodlands and the margins of swamps. Located on a wide range of substrates.


CollectorAnne & Mark Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Friday staff, N.T. Herbarium
ANU access code17155
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteLee Point, Darwin, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2005-04-21
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature