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Wild Plant "Hot Spots": Alligator Ck | Town Common and Bald Rock |
Mt. Stuart summit | Paluma "H Trail" | Running River | Quarantine Station | Rangeview Ranch | Saunder's Beach closed forest

 

Lists of plant species at "Running River Hot Spots": SW of track/creek junction | 150m down creek | 200m E of ck/track junction |

Towards site from creek/track junction

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Townsville Region Plant Hot Spots: by Russell Cumming and Doug Silke, copyright 17/4/99

 DryT = Townsend 1997 "Plants of the Dry Tropics"; MagIs = Jackes 1987 "Plants of Magnetic Island" PRnF = Jackes 1991 "Plants of the Tropical Rainforest"

 

Flowering Plants

Acanthaceae
Brunoniella acaulis

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prostrate: DryT pg 148: PRnF pg 72; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Rostellularia adscendens
: MagIs pg 52; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Apiaceae
Platysace valida
: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW
Asteraceae
Peripleura diffusa
see species at: PalumaW
Vernonia cinerea Vernonia
shrub: MagIs pg 92; see species at: BaldRk, PalumaW, MtStu
Vittadinia diffusa now is Peripleura diffusa
Campanulaceae
Wahlenbergia sp. (indet.)
: PRnF pg 72; see species at: PalumaW
Capparaceae
Capparis canescens Wild Orange
med. shrub - woody; Wild Pomegranate: DryT pg 29; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW
Casuarinaceae
Allocasuarina inophloia Stringybark Sheoak
small tree; Threadybark Sheoak: PRnF pg 69 as Casuarina inophloia; see species at: PalumaW
Casuarina inophloia now is Allocasuarina inophloia
Celastraceae
Maytenus disperma Orangebark VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
small tree; Orange Boxwood, Orange Bush: DryT pg 125; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW, AlligCk, MtStu
Convolvulaceae
Ipomoea sp. (indet.)
see species at: PalumaRnF, PalumaW
Dilleniaceae
Hibbertia cistoidea?
subshrub
Hibbertia longifolia
subshrub: PRnF pg 74; see species at: PalumaW
Epacridaceae
Melichrus urceolatus Urn Heath
Monotoca scoparia Prickly Broom Heath
tall shrub: PRnF pg 74; see species at: PalumaW
Euphorbiaceae
Petalostigma pubescens Quinine Bush
tall shrub: DryT pg 77: MagIs pg 130: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW
Phyllanthus hebecarpus
see species at: PalumaW
Poranthera microphylla Small-leaf Poranthera
subshrub; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Fabaceae
Brachysema oxyloboides now is Leptosema oxylobioides
Crotalaria brevis? Rattlepod (genus name) VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
see species at: BaldRk, PalumaW, AlligCk, MtStu
Gastrolobium grandiflorum Poison Pea
med. shrub - woody; Heart-leaf Poison, Wallflower Poison: DryT pg 110: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW
Gompholobium nitidum
: PRnF pg 71; see species at: PalumaW
Hovea longifolia complex Long Leaf Hovea
Rusty Pods; see species at: PalumaW
Leptosema oxylobioides
subshrub: DryT pg 164: PRnF pg 69; see species at: PalumaW
Goodeniaceae
Velleia sp. nov. (Hervey Range Cumming)
see species at: PalumaW
Liliaceae
Dianella caerulea Blue Flax-lily VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
tufty; Blue Berry Lily, Blue Flax, Paroo Lily: DryT pg 154: MagIs pg 16: PRnF pg 27&70; see species at: BaldRk, PalumaW, AlligCk, SndrsBch
Tricoryne anceps
subshrub; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Malvaceae
Hibiscus sp. (Paluma Granite rusty pubescent Silko 2113)
see species at: PalumaW
Mimosaceae
Acacia calyculata
med. shrub - woody: DryT pg 90: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW
Acacia leptostachya Townsville Wattle VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
med. shrub - woody; Slender Wattle: DryT pg 95: MagIs pg 104: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW, AlligCk
Acacia multisiliqua
: DryT pg 96; see species at: PalumaW
Myrtaceae
Corymbia abergiana see alternative name Eucalyptus abergiana
Corymbia leichhardtii see alternative name Eucalyptus leichhardtii
Eucalyptus abergiana Range Bloodwood
med. tree; Mountain Bloodwood: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW
Eucalyptus acmenoides White Mahogany VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
med. tree; Yellow Stringybark: MagIs pg 98: PRnF pg 73 as Eucalyptus umbra; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Eucalyptus crebra Narrow-leaved Ironbark VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
med. tree; Narrow-leaved Red Ironbark, Ironbark, Narrow-leaved Red Ironbark: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW, AlligCk
Eucalyptus exserta Queensland Peppermint
med. tree; Messmate, Peppermint, Yellow Messmate: MagIs pg 98; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Eucalyptus leichhardtii Rustyjacket Yellowjacket
med. tree; Leichhardt's Rusty Jacket; see species at: PalumaW
Leptospermum neglectum
: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW
Lophostemon suaveolens Swamp Box
tree; Coastal Swamp Box, Swamp Mahogany: MagIs pg 100; see species at: PalumaW
Pittosporaceae
Bursaria incana Prickly Pine VERY COMMON LOCAL
 
small tree; Mock Orange: DryT pg 26: MagIs pg 130: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW, AlligCk
Poaceae
Aristida queenslandica?
grass
Heteropogon triticeus Giant Spear Grass VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
grass: MagIs pg 24; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW, AlligCk, MtStu
Ischaemum australe
grass; see species at: PalumaW
Themeda australis now is Themeda triandra
Themeda triandra Kangaroo grass VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
grass: MagIs pg 24; see species at: PalumaW, AlligCk, MtStu
 Proteaceae
Grevillea glauca Bushman's Clothes Pegs VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
small tree: DryT pg 59: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW
Grevillea parallela Silver Oak VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
small tree; White Grevillea: DryT pg 60: MagIs pg 110: PRnF pg 74&75; see species at: PalumaW, AlligCk
Persoonia falcata Geebung VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
tall shrub; Milky Plum: DryT pg 76: MagIs pg 110: PRnF pg 75; see species at: PalumaW
Rhamnaceae
Alphitonia excelsa Red Ash VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
small tree; Red Almond, Sarsparilla, Soap Tree: DryT pg 23: MagIs pg 116: PRnF pg 31&75; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW, AlligCk, MtStu, SndrsBch
Rubiaceae
Coelospermum reticulatum now is Pogonolobus reticulatus
Pogonolobus reticulatus Medecine Bush VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
shrub: DryT pg 131: MagIs pg 58 as Coelospermum reticulatum: PRnF pg 73 as Coelospermum; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW, AlligCk
Spermacoce latifolia
subshrub; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Sapindaceae
R Dodonaea uncinata
small shrub: PRnF pg 71; see species at: PalumaW
Stylidiaceae
Stylidium eriorrhizum Trigger Plant
prostrate; see species at: PalumaW, MtStu
Thymelaeaceae
Pimelea linifolia Flax-leaf Riceflower
subshrub; Queen-of-the-bush, Slender Riceflower: PRnF pg 73; see species at: PalumaW
Xanthorrhoeaceae
Lomandra filiformis Wattle Mat-rush
tufty; see species at: PalumaW
Ferns
Adiantaceae
Cheilanthes sieberi Mulga Fern VERY COMMON LOCAL SPECIES
Rock Fern: MagIs pg 134; see species at: BaldRk, QuarStn, PalumaW, AlligCk

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