Swamp Mahogany (species: Lophostemon suaveolens) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Lophostemon suaveolens
Swamp Mahogany

©Anne Hoggett: Lophostemon suaveolens at Lizard Island - bark and new branches five months after Cyclone Ita. 

©Anne Hoggett: Flower of Lophostemon suaveolens at Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Lophostemon suaveolens at Lizard Island - flowers and leaves
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae
Genus Lophostemon
Species Lophostemon suaveolens



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.
  • Cooper, W. (2004). Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest. Nokomis Editions, Melbourne.