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Eucalyptus corrugata

Eucalyptus corrugata Luehm., Victorian Naturalist 13: 168 (1897).
TYPE: Western Australia, Golden Valley, in the interior of Western Australia, W.A. Sayer, 1888 (holo MEL, iso K, NSW).

Eucalyptus corrugata auct. non Luehm., ().

Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout or persistent on lower trunk, fibrous-flaky with whitish patches ("box"), grey-black, white or grey and grey-brown or yellow. Pith glands present; Bark glands present. Cotyledons obreniform (bilobed).
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, lanceolate to ovate, straight, entire, dull grey green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, narrow lanceolate or lanceolate, falcate, acuminate, basally tapered, glossy, green, thick, concolorous; Petioles quadrangular. Lateral veins obscure, acute.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters 3-flowered. Peduncles terete.
Flowers: Buds clavate, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra hemispherical, 1 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; corrugated. Hypanthium corrugated. Flowers white, or cream.
Fruits: Fruits hemispherical. Disc depressed or flat. Valves exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.

Distribution: W.A.

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