Corymbia ptychocarpa MYRTACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID225-60-8
Common nameswamp bloodwood


Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typeparasyncolpate , tricolporate
Surface patternscabrate , psilate
Equatorial sizemin 37, mean 39.9, max 41.4
Polar sizemin 34.2, mean 36.2, max 37.9
Equatorial shapeoblate
Polar shapetriangular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture count3
Pore positionscorner
Pore morphologythickened
Pore surface shapeelliptic (broad)
Wall thickness2.508
Wall evennesseven
Dispersal formmonad
Morphology notesWall thickness range 2.38 - 2.6.

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (tropical)
Vegetation communitiesopen forest, woodland
Ecology notesBrock, J. (2001) Native plants of northern Australia. Reed New Holland Press.
Habitat notesIn association with permanent watercources in low-lying environments, e.g. common on creek abnks in moist sandy loams.


CollectorAnne Myerscough
InstitutionCharles Darwin University ID by Bob Harwood, N.T. Herbarium
ANU access code17163
Collection methodfloral reference
Herbarium sample?False
Collection siteTiwi Islands, Northern Territory
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date2004-08-05
Collection notesPhotographed
Equatorial view
Polar view
Surface pattern
Wall view
Aperture view
Unique feature