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Flower and bud. Copyright Barry Jago
Flowers and buds. Copyright Barry Jago
Leaves and Flowers. Copyright CSIRO
Fruit and receptacle, three views. Copyright W. T. Cooper
Cotyledon stage, epigeal germination. Copyright CSIRO
Scale bar 10mm. Copyright CSIRO
10th leaf stage. Copyright CSIRO
Apodytes brachystylis F.Muell.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1875) Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 9: 149. Type: In silvis pone Rochinghams Bay; Dallachy..
Buff Alder; Alder, Buff
Seldom grows beyond 30 cm dbh.
Distribution and Ecology
Endemic to Queensland, occurs in NEQ and southwards to Mt Elliot, south of Townsville. Altitudinal range from near sea level to 1200 m. Grows as an understory tree in well developed rain forest on a variety of sites but tends to be more common in upland and mountain situations.
Shrub (woody or herbaceous, 1-6 m tall)