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Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. camaldulensis

2 River Red Gum at Paddys River, ACT

Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. camaldulensis at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. camaldulensis 23 Jan 2023 Tapirlord
Eucalyptus camaldulensis 21 Jan 2023 natureguy
Eucalyptus camaldulensis 21 Jan 2023 KMcCue

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Significant sighting

Tapirlord noted:
23 Jan 2023

As of yet the only known individual of this species in the ACT, we are after any records of naturally occuring trees of this species in our region.

User's notes

The only mature River Redgum in the ACT is now the centre of a future forest with dozens of seedlings and hundred of other seedlings distributed along the Murrumbidgee Corridor in the ACT


   22 Jan 2023
There is not enough detail in this photo to be confident that it is a River Red Gum
   22 Jan 2023
I've been told that this is a River Red Gum but never had a close look at it to determine if that is the case. Did you get any photos of the buds or fruit?
natureguy wrote:
   22 Jan 2023
I was basing this on the fact that I thought it was a well-known tree. I can remove the confirmation if you aren't confident
   22 Jan 2023
I noticed that the other four sightings of River Red Gum on CNM are shown under Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. camaldulensis rather than just Eucalyptus camaldulensis, not sure why this is the case.
natureguy wrote:
   22 Jan 2023
Thanks Matthew that one is the local subspecies but its hard to know with all plants their true origin (planted or not).
Tapirlord wrote:
   23 Jan 2023
A well known tree, that is a natural murray red gum.

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Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2023 by KMcCue
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2023 by KMcCue

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 21 Jan 2023 11:05 AM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by

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  • Greater than 5 metres Plant height
  • Alive / healthy Plant health
  • dead Is the fallen branch living or dead
  • True Any Dropped Limbs greater than 8cm
  • True Evidence of Pruning

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