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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Angophora leiocarpa     (L.A.S.Johnson ex G.J.Leach) K.R.Thiele & Ladiges

This native tree is commonly known as smooth-barked apple.

Angophora leiocarpa is described as a "dicot" in the Myrtaceae family.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is classified as Least Concern. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

In SEQ replaces Angophora costata (QBRI Jessup 2002). Also known as rusty gum. 

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

Reported at 55 Fraser Coast localities: Antigua, Bauple, Bauple Forest, Beaver Rock, Beelbi Creek, Bidwill, Boompa, Boonooroo Plains, Booral, Brooweena, Burgowan, Burrum Heads, Burrum River, Cherwell, Craignish, Doongul, Duckinwilla, Dundowran, Dunmora, Glenbar, Glenorchy, Glenwood, Granville, Gunalda, Howard, Island Plantation, Magnolia, Maryborough, Mount Urah, Nikenbah, Owanyilla, Pacific Haven, Paterson, Point Vernon, Poona, Prawle, River Heads, St Mary, Sunshine Acres, Susan River, Takura, Talegalla Weir, Tandora, Teddington, Tinana, Toogoom, Torquay, Tuan Forest, Urangan, Walkers Point, Walliebum, Walligan, Wondunna, Yengarie, Yerra.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

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