Myrsine richmondensis Jackes, 2005

Ripple-leaf muttonwood, Lismore muttonwood



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Rapanea sp. A Richmond River; Rapanea sp. 1 (North Coast); Rapanea sp. Richmond River (J.H.Maiden & J.L.Boorman NSW 26751); Rapanea sp. (J.H. Maiden & J.L. Boorman NSW 26751; North Coast)


Conservation Status




New South Wales, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Jackes, B. R. (2005). Revision of Myrsine (Myrsinaceae) in Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 18(5): 409-410, Figs 2i, 45.


Other references:

Department of the Environment. (2016). Myrsine richmondensis in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: Accessed Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:43:09 +1000.

Harden G. J. 1990. Myrsinaceae, in G. J. Harden (Ed.) Flora of New South Wales Vol 1: 501-504. New South Wales University Press, Kensington.

NPWS 1999. Atlas of NSW Wildlife. NPWS, Hurstville.

NSW Department of Environment and Conservation (2004). Approved Recovery Plan for the Ripple-leaf Muttonwood (Rapanea species A Richmond River). Hurstville: NSW Dept of Environment & Conservation.


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