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Explanation of Plates.

Plate 9.

Plate 9: EUCALYPTUS CALYCOGONA, Turcz. (a. Drawn from type.) Lithograph by Margaret Flockton.



  • A. Drummond's No. 184 (5th collection, 1849). Type of E. calycogona, Turcz.
  • B. Specimen, showing buds, from Swan Hill, Murray River. (J. G. Luehmann.)
  • C, D. Coarse form, from Kamerooka, Bendigo, Victoria. (A. W. Howitt.) [B, C, D are E. calycogona, Turcz.; typical form.]
  • E. A small fruited form, from Mildura, Victoria, showing slight angularity of the fruits; it shows transit to var. gracilis.

Plate 10.

Plate 10: EUCALYPTUS CALYCOGONA, Turcz. var., CELASTROIDES, Maiden (E. celastroides, Turcz.) Lithograph by Margaret Flockton.



  • A. Drummond's No. 34 (5th collection, 1849). Type of E. celastroides, Turcz., (and of E. calycogona, Turcz., var. celastroides, Maiden).
  • B. Specimen of var. celastroides in fruit. Camp 63, Elder Expedition, Western Australia, 27th July, 1891. (R. Helms.)
  • C. Coolgardie, Western Australia. (L. C. Webster.) This also belongs to var. celastroides. The operculum is slightly pointed, and shows transit to E. fruticetorum, F.v.M.

Plate 11.

Plate 11: EUCALYPTUS CALYCOGONA, Turcz. (Three different varieties.) Lithograph by Margaret Flockton.



  • A, B. Eucalyptus calycogona, var. gracilis. Mount Hope Road to Euabalong, N.S.W. (R. H. Cambage.)
  • C, D. “E. gracilis, var. Thozetiana, F.v.M.” Mueller's type from Expedition Range, Queensland. (Thozet.) See p. 82.
  • E, F. A form similar to C, D, from the Mackenzie River, Queensland. (Comm. by late Rev. Dr. Woolls.)
  • G, H. Both these specimens were labelled “E. fruticetorum, F.v.M.,” by Mueller himself; G is from Lower Avoca scrub, Wedderburn, Victoria (W. Percy Wilkinson); (H) is from Mildura, Victoria (W. Percy Wilkinson). Both are referable, in my opinion, to var. celastroides.

Plate 12.

Plate 12: EUCALYPTUS CALYCOGONA,Turcz. Var. GRACILIS, Maiden. (E. gracilis, F.v.M., partim.) Lithograph by M. Smith



  • A, B, C, D. “Eucalyptus gracilis, F. Muell., Murray and Darling Desert. Victorian Expedition. var. breviflora.” (Copy of label of type of E. gracilis, var. breviflora, Benth.). The specimens are a twig in fruit (A), a twig in flower (B), front and back view of anther (C) and immature fruit (D) magnified, showing the characteristic oil-dots. [A, B, C, D are from drawings made by Miss M. Smith, of the Kew Herbarium, from the type.]
  • E, F. Specimens in bud and fruit. The Wimmera, Victoria. (C. Walter.)
  • G, H, I. Specimens in bud and fruit. Yilgarn and Southern Cross, Western Australia. (L. Diels, No. 2843.) (These specimens are not to be distinguished from E. yilgarnensis, Diels, No. 323, E. Pritzel, May, 1901.)
  • K, L. Specimens in bud and fruit. Coolgardie, Western Australia. (R. Helms.) [All the specimens on this plate are E. calycogona, Turcz.; var. gracilis, Maiden.]

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