Taxon: Casuarina glauca Sieber ex Spreng.

Genus: Casuarina
Family: Casuarinaceae
Nomen number: 9556
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 3:803. 1826
Name Verified on: 22-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Materials: wood (for timber fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: (fide Rep NCEPPC; Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:


  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland

  • Naturalized:

  • Northern America

    • : United States
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: West Indies

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Anderson, R. The trees of New South Wales. 1968 (Trees NSWales)
  • Bentham, G. Flora australiensis. 1863-1878 (F AustBenth) 196.
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. 1982 (F Bahamas)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • George, A. S., ed. 1989. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust) 3:107-108.
  • Guillaumin, A. Flore analytique et synoptique de la Nouvelle-Caledonie. 1948 (F NCGuill)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Midgley, S. J. et al., eds. 1983. Casuarina ecology, management & utilization 36-37, 286.
  • Nasir, S. M. & M. Athar 1998. Fuelwood as an energy source (Phytologia) 85:106.
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. 1970-1972 (F VictWillis)

Check other web resources for Casuarina glauca Sieber ex Spreng. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image