The Eucalypts
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Eucalyptus alba

Eucalyptus alba Reinw. ex Bl., Bijdr. Fl. Nederl. Ind. 1101 (1826-27).
TYPE: Timor, 'In Insular Timor montis calcare', K.G.K. Reinwardt 1342 (holo L, iso ? W).
Eucalyptus leucadendron Reinw., in Vriese, Pl. Ind. Bot. Or. 63 (1856).
TYPE: Timor, montis calcarei, Herb Reinw. 1312 (holo L)


Habit: Tree.
Bark: Cotyledons obreniform (bilobed).
Leaves: Adult leaves disjunct.
Flowers: Calyx calyptrate; shedding early.
Fruits: Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.
Distribution: Extra-Australia.



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