False Almond family : COMBRETACEAE (ROSIDAE) in Australia
including   Didymelaceae ,   Pachysandraceae  and   Stylocerataceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
     
Don Herbison-Evans
( donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes


Lumnitzera racemosa
White-flowered Black Mangrove
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Quisqualis indica
Rangoon Creeper
Wyee, January 2008

Terminalia catappa
Sea Almond
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Terminalia ferdinandiana
Billy Goat Plum
Darwin, January 2009
Photos: courtesy of Craig Nieminski

Terminalia melanocarpa
Black Damson
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Terminalia muelleri
Australian Almond
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Plants in COMBRETACEAE are the foodplants of the caterpillars of a number of Australian Butterflies and Moths, including:


Ophiusa coronata

Maurilia iconica

Badamia exclamationis

Arhopala madytus

Petrelaea tombugensis

Calliteara farenoides

Teleclita dryinopa

Nagia linteola

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(updated 4 January 2013)