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Leaves and fruit. Copyright CSIRO
Habit, flower, petals, fruit. Copyright CSIRO
Flowers. Copyright Australian Plant Image Index (APII). Photographer: G. Butler.
10th leaf stage. Copyright CSIRO
1st leaf stage, cotyledons absent. Copyright CSIRO
Scale bar 10mm. Copyright CSIRO
Elaeocarpus thelmae B.Hyland & Coode
Hyland, B.P.M. & Coode, M.J.E. (1984) Kew Bulletin 39: 573. Type: Qld, State Forest Reserve 144: 960m, 6 Jan. 1977, Hyland 9297; holo: K; iso: QRS.
White or cream granular stripes in the outer blaze.
Domatia are hairy foveoles and occur not only at the junction of the midrib and main lateral veins but also in the forks where the lateral veins branch. Leaf blades about 7-11 x 3-5 cm. Leafy twigs densely clothed in brown hairs.
'Durian' germination. First pair of leaves opposite, ovate to lanceolate, about 32-40 x 13-15 mm, margins serrate with fine to hair-like teeth. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade elliptic, apex acuminate, base attenuate, margin crenate, teeth with an aristate apex, more than 20 each side of the leaf blade, upper surface of the leaf blade hairy.
Distribution and Ecology