Taxon: Eucalyptus astringens (Maiden) Maiden

Genus: Eucalyptus
Subgenus: Symphyomyrtus
Section: Bisectae
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Eucalypteae
Nomen number: 401117
Place of publication: Crit. revis. Eucalyptus 7:55. 1924
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Dec-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • brown mallet  (Source: F Aust) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production (fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Econ Pl Aust)

Distributional Range:


  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia Western Australia

  • Cultivated


  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • George, A. S., ed. 1988. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008 (L Myrtaceae)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)

Check other web resources for Eucalyptus astringens (Maiden) Maiden :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.