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Eucalyptus sepulcralis

Eucalyptus sepulcralis F. Muell., Eucalyptographia dec. 8 (1882).
TYPE: Western Australia, near the Thomas River, Campbell Taylor, 1880 (holo MEL)


Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, white or grey-brown. Pith glands present; Bark glands present. Cotyledons reniform.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, lanceolate, falcate, entire, dull grey green, sessile. Adult leaves disjunct, linear or narrow lanceolate, falcate, acute, basally tapered, dull, green, thin, concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure, acute or obtuse.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters 3-flowered to 7-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds obovoid, pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; persisting to anthesis. Calyptra conical, 1 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers yellow.
Fruits: Fruits ovoid or urceolate. Disc depressed. Valves enclosed. Chaff cuboid.

Distribution: W.A.

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