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Species profile—Melaleuca quinquenervia (swamp paperbark)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → MyrtaceaeMelaleuca quinquenervia (swamp paperbark)

Photo of Melaleuca quinquenervia (swamp paperbark) - Herbarium, Q.,Queensland Herbarium, DES

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Myrtaceae
Scientific name
Melaleuca quinquenervia (Cav.) S.T.Blake
Common name
swamp paperbark
WildNet taxon ID
16695
Alternate name(s)
broad-leaved tea-tree
paperbarked tea-tree
five-veined paperbark
coastal tea-tree
broad-leaved teatree
broad-leaved paperbark
broad-leaf paperbark
teatree
paperbarked tea tree
paperbark
five veined paperbark
coastal tea tree
broadleaf paperbark
broad leaved teatree
broad leaved paperbark
belbowrie
paper-barked tea-tree
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=16695

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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