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Melaleuca L.
Melaleuca

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Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia
Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia
Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia

Melaleuca quinquenervia
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Melaleuca quinquenervia
Kinds

Hosts · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Chloanthaceae  morrisonii @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Myrtaceae  Agonis parviceps @ AMNH_PBI (9)

Baeckea crispiflora @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Baeckea elderiana @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Baeckea pentagonantha @ AMNH_PBI (40)

Baeckea uncinella @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Beaufortia schaueri @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Beaufortia sprengelioides @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Calothamnus formosus @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Calytrix angulata @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Calytrix glutinosa @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Calytrix strigosa @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Calytrix tetragona @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Corymbia hamersleyana @ AMNH_PBI (37)

Eremaea beaufortioides @ AMNH_PBI (12)

Eremaea pauciflora @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Eucalyptus gamophylla @ AMNH_PBI (9)

Eucalyptus macrocarpa @ AMNH_PBI (48)

Eucalyptus pleurocarpa @ AMNH_PBI (69)

Eucalyptus sp @ AMNH_PBI (16)

Kunzea ambigua @ AMNH_PBI (9)

Leptospermum brevipes @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Leptospermum crassipes @ AMNH_PBI (35)

Leptospermum fastigiatum @ AMNH_PBI (86)

Leptospermum rupestre @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Leptospermum scoparium @ AMNH_PBI (11)

Leptospermum sp @ AMNH_PBI (18)

Leptospermum @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Melaleuca brevifolia @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Melaleuca cucullata @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Melaleuca glomerata @ AMNH_PBI (44)

Melaleuca halmaturorum @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Melaleuca laetifica @ AMNH_PBI (24)

Melaleuca lanceolata @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Melaleuca pauperiflora @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Melaleuca rhaphiophylla @ AMNH_PBI (22)

Melaleuca sheathiana @ AMNH_PBI (50)

Melaleuca sp @ AMNH_PBI (29)

Melaleuca systena @ AMNH_PBI (10)

Melaleuca teuthidoides @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Melaleuca uncinata @ AMNH_PBI (18)

Melaleuca viminea @ AMNH_PBI (56)

Melaleuca wilsonii @ AMNH_PBI (44)

Phymatocarpus porphyrocephalus @ AMNH_PBI (33)

Pileanthus peduncularis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Pileanthus vernicosus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Scholtzia drummondii @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Scholtzia sp @ AMNH_PBI (17)

Verticordia densiflora @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Verticordia polytricha @ AMNH_PBI (26)
Proteaceae  Hakea cygna @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Restionaceae  Hypolaena humilis @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Santalaceae  Exocarpos aphyllus @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Taxodiaceae  Athrotaxis cupressoides @ AMNH_PBI (11)
Thymelaeaceae  Pimelea longiflora @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Anthocoridae  Orius @ UNSW_ENT (1)
Aphelinidae  Coccophagus pulcini @ UCRC_ENT (4)
Artheneidae  Dilompus robustus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Dilompus @ UNSW_ENT (8)
Diaspididae  Parlatoria pittospori @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Geocoridae  Germalus humeralis @ UNSW_ENT (3)

Germalus victoriae @ UNSW_ENT (1)
Lygaeidae  Eurynysius sp_nsp_4 @ UNSW_ENT (5)

Eurynysius sp_nsp_5 @ UNSW_ENT (3)

Melanotelus rubiginosus @ UNSW_ENT (1)

Nysius vinitor @ UNSW_ENT (3)
Miridae  Ausejanus albisignatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Campylomma sp_bbcre11msp085 @ UNSW_ENT (1)

Campylomma sp_bbfr12_msp_124 @ UNSW_ENT (2)

Gn_bb_orthotylini sp_bbpilb11msp028 @ UNSW_ENT (9)

Gn_bb_orthotylini sp_bbwa0909msp228 @ UNSW_ENT (1)

Gn_ms_xnoudimiris sp_ms_rubracephalus @ UNSW_ENT (1); AMNH_PBI (2)

Gn_myrtlemiris_complex sp_wa0909_msp168? @ UNSW_ENT (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp17 sp_001 @ UNSW_ENT (47)

Gn_orthotylinigp6 sp_004 @ UNSW_ENT (5)

Gn_orthotylinigp7 sp_001 @ UNSW_ENT (12)

Gn_orthotylinigp7 sp_006 @ UNSW_ENT (11)

Gn_orthotylinigp8b sp_nsp_001 @ UNSW_ENT (25)

Sidnia kinbergi @ UNSW_ENT (1)
Myrtaceae  Melaleuca sp_44 @ AMNH_PBI (7)
Oxycarenidae  Oxycarenus luctuosus @ UNSW_ENT (1)
Pachygronthidae  Stenophyella macreta @ UNSW_ENT (2)
Pentatomidae  Cuspicona apothoracica @ UNSW_ENT (5)
Rhopalidae  Leptocoris tagalicus @ UNSW_ENT (8)

Leptocoris @ UNSW_ENT (1)
Stenotritidae  Ctenocolletes rufescens @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Thaumastocoridae  Thaumastocoris petilus @ UNSW_ENT (14)
Tingidae  Agramma sp_ms_postlei @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Paracopium furvum @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Melaleuca L.
melaleuca


General Information
Symbol: MELAL
Group: Dicot
Family: Myrtaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae – Myrtle family
Genus Melaleuca L. – melaleuca

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 44 species of Melaleuca . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca acuminata</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca acuminata
mallee honeymyrtle Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca adnata</i>
Turcz.
Melaleuca adnata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca bracteata</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca bracteata
river teatree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca brevifolia</i>
Turcz.
Melaleuca brevifolia
d'Alton's melaleuca Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca cajuputi</i>
Powell
Melaleuca cajuputi
cajeput Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca capitata</i>
Cheel
Melaleuca capitata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca cheelii</i>
C.T. White
Melaleuca cheelii
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca corrugata</i>
J.M. Black ex Eardley
Melaleuca corrugata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca diosmifolia</i>
Andrews
Melaleuca diosmifolia
dotted melaleuca Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca eleutherostachya</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca eleutherostachya
hummock honeymyrtle Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca elliptica</i>
Labill.
Melaleuca elliptica
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca ericifolia</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca ericifolia
swamp paperbark Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca hamulosa</i>
Turcz.
Melaleuca hamulosa
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca huegelii</i>
Endl.
Melaleuca huegelii
chenille honeymyrtle Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca hypericifolia</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca hypericifolia
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca incana</i>
R. Br.
Melaleuca incana
gray honeymyrtle Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca lanceolata</i>
Otto
Melaleuca lanceolata
moonah Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca lateritia</i>
A. Dietr.
Melaleuca lateritia
robin redbreast bush Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca linariifolia</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca linariifolia
cajeput tree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca megacephala</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca megacephala
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca microphylla</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca microphylla
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca neglecta</i>
Ewart & B. Alph. Wood
Melaleuca neglecta
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca nesophila</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca nesophila
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca nodosa</i>
(Sol. ex Gaertn.) Sm.
Melaleuca nodosa
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca pentagona</i>
Labill.
Melaleuca pentagona
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca platycalyx</i>
Diels
Melaleuca platycalyx
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca polygaloides</i>
Schauer
Melaleuca polygaloides
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca pulchella</i>
R. Br.
Melaleuca pulchella
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca pungens</i>
Schauer
Melaleuca pungens
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca quinquenervia</i>
(Cav.) S.F. Blake
Melaleuca quinquenervia
punktree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca seriata</i>
Lindl.
Melaleuca seriata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca sheathiana</i>
W. Fitzg.
Melaleuca sheathiana
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca squarrosa</i>
Donn ex Sm.
Melaleuca squarrosa
bottlebrush teatree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca striata</i>
Labill.
Melaleuca striata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca styphelioides</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca styphelioides
prickly-leaf teatree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca subfalcata</i>
Turcz.
Melaleuca subfalcata
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca teretifolia</i>
Endl.
Melaleuca teretifolia
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca thymifolia</i>
Sm.
Melaleuca thymifolia
thymeleaf melaleuca Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca thyoides</i>
Turcz.
Melaleuca thyoides
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca uncinata</i>
R. Br.
Melaleuca uncinata
broom honeymyrtle Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca urceolaris</i>
F. Muell. ex Benth.
Melaleuca urceolaris
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca viminea</i>
Lindl.
Melaleuca viminea
Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca viridiflora</i>
Sol. ex Gaertn.
Melaleuca viridiflora
niaouli-tree Distribution of <i>
Melaleuca wilsonii</i>
F. Muell.
Melaleuca wilsonii
violet honeymyrtle Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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Melaleuca sp.
Melaleuca sp.
Swamp Paperback Tree
ID: 1335 3153 0220 0081 [detail]
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© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Melaleuca sp.
Melaleuca sp.
Swamp Paperbark Tree
ID: 1335 3153 0670 0038 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Melaleuca sp.
Melaleuca sp.
Swamp Paperback Tree
ID: 1335 3153 0220 0082 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Melaleuca sp.
Melaleuca sp.
Swamp Paperbark Tree
ID: 1335 3153 0670 0039 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
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Melaleuca sp.
Melaleuca sp.
Swamp Paperbark Tree
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Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2010 California Academy of Sciences

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