Fibrebark (species: Melaleuca nervosa) in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Melaleuca nervosa
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae
Genus Melaleuca
Species Melaleuca nervosa

Distinguishing features

There is a single record of this species at Lizard Island in Atlas of Living Australia (accessed 12 Sep 2023). It is noted as a "clump of paper bark tea trees 3-4m tall" at Cooks Look on a north facing granite slope, grassland/shrubland, very rare. There is a specimen in the Queensland Museum.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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