Melaleuca tuberculata arenaria (C.A.Gardner) Craven



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Melaleuca arenaria C.A.Gardner


Conservation Status

Last record: 1923

Since rediscovered



Western Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Brophy, J. J., Craven, L. A. and Doran, J. C. (2013). Melaleucas: their botany, essential oils and uses. ACIAR Monograph No. 156. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research: Canberra. 415 pp.

Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990). Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series 11: 1-650.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Wrigley J.W. and Fagg M. 1993. Bottlebrushes, paperbarks and tea trees, and all other species in the Leptospermum alliance. Angus and Robertson: Sydney.


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