Eucalyptus baueriana subsp. deddickensis Rule

Muelleria 29: 13 (2011) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e)

Small tree to 8 m tall. Juvenile leaves obcordate to orbicular, 3–5 cm long and wide; adult leaves 5–7 cm long, 3–5 cm wide, dull, blue-green to subglaucous. Buds 4–5 mm long, 2.5–3.5 mm diam., sessile or on pedicles to 3 mm long. Fruits obconical or slightly cupular, 0.3–0.5 cm long, 0.3–0.4 cm diam. Flowers Nov.–Dec.

EGU. Apparently restricted to two isolated populations on the banks of the Deddick River.

Resembles glaucous forms of Eucalyptus polyanthemos subsp. vestita, but distinguished from that taxon by its riparian habitat, thin-textured adult leaves, clavate buds and thin-walled, conical fruits.  

Created by: Andre Messina, 2016-08-05
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-02-22
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Myrtales
family Myrtaceae
genus Eucalyptus
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Eucalyptus baueriana subsp. deddickensis in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Eucalyptus baueriana subsp. deddickensis in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
East Gippsland Uplands present native

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