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Eucalyptus populnea (Poplar box)

Synonyms: Eucalyptus populifolia

Wikipedia Abstract

Eucalyptus populnea, commonly known as Poplar box or Bimble box is an endemic tree of Australia. It is found in central and coastal Queensland to central New South Wales. It can reach up to 25 metres tall and forms extensive open-forest communities in arid and semi-arid regions. The species is characterised by glossy, rounded dark green leaves and fibrous rough grey bark on the trunk and larger branches. In the north of its range the species intergrades with the closely related E.
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Attributes

Allergen Potential [1]  Medium
Janka Hardness [3]  3390 lbf (1538 kgf) Very Hard
Leaf Type [2]  Evergreen
Specific Gravity [3]  1.09
Structure [2]  Tree

Predators

Apiomorpha excupula[4]
Apiomorpha gullanae <Unverified Name>[4]
Apiomorpha ovicola[4]
Phascolarctos cinereus (Koala)[5]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Fergusobia tumifaciens[6]
Hemicriconemoides obtusus <Unverified Name>[6]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935 3Wood Janka Hardness Scale/Chart J W Morlan's Unique Wood Gifts 4Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009 5Low-density koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) populations in the mulgalands of south-west Queensland. II. Distribution and diet, B. J. Sullivan, W. M. Norris and G. S. Baxter, Wildlife Research, 2003, 30, 331–338 6Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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