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Species profile—Melaleuca leucadendra (Myrtaceae)

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Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → MyrtaceaeMelaleuca leucadendra (broad-leaved tea-tree)

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Myrtaceae
Species
Melaleuca leucadendra (broad-leaved tea-tree)
Alternate name
weeping teatree
white tea tree
swamp tea tree
river cadjeput
paperbark tree
paperbark tea tree
cajeput
cajaput tree
broad-leaved tea treee
big white paperbark
weeping tea-tree
weeping river tea-tree
river tea-tree
brown tea-tree
weeping tea tree
weeping paperbark
river tea tree
paperbark
long leaved paperbark
cajupet
cadjeput
butterscotch paperbark
brown tea tree
broad leaved tea tree
broad leaved paperbark
punk tree
Taxonomy Author
(L.) L.
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Least concern
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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