Ecosystems of the Fraser Coast Region

Ecosystems of the Fraser Coast Region

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Fraser Coast Regional ecosystem information

Regional Ecosystem   12.2.3


Priority   4

Short Description  Araucarian vine forest on parabolic high dunes


Comments  Agathis robusta present in subregion 9.

Special Values  

Fraser Coast region distribution  Fraser Island only.

Long Description  Araucarian microphyll/notophyll vine forest. Backhousia myrtifolia common in understorey on Fraser Island and Cooloola and forms low canopy in places. Occurs on parabolic dunes. (BVG1M: 3a)

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