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Eucalyptus conferruminata

Eucalyptus conferruminata D.J. Carr & S.G.M. Carr, Austral. J. Bot. 28: 535 figs. 27, 28 (1981).
TYPE: Western Australia, Western Australia, A.S. George 10097, Western Australia, 16 Jul 1970 (holo PERTH).


Habit: Tree.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, grey or grey-brown. Pith glands present; Bark glands absent. Cotyledons bisected.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, elliptic to ovate, straight, entire, dull grey green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate or elliptic, not falcate, emarginate, basally tapered, dull, green, thick, concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure, acute.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters more than 11 flowered. Peduncles broadly flattened.
Flowers: Buds cylindrical or rostrate, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra elongate acute or rostrate, 3 times as long as hypanthium, narrower than hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers yellow, or green.
Fruits: Fruits hemispherical or campanulate. Disc raised. Valves exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.

Distribution: W.A.

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