Sassafras family : MONIMIACEAE (MAGNOLIIDAE) in Australia
including Atherospermataceae

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


Doryphora sassafras
Sassafras
Wyee, September 2007

Wilkiea austroqueenslandica
Smooth Wilkea
Photo: courtesy of Kath Vail,
Inner Pocket, March 2011

The plants in MONIMIACEAE are the preferred foodplants of some Australian Butterflies and Moths, including:


Euschemon rafflesia

Thallogama corticola

Graphium macleayanus

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Australian
Australian Butterflies
butterflies
Australian
Australian caterpillars
caterpillars
Australian
Australian Moths
moths

(updated 4 January 2013)