Poplar family : SALICACEAE (DILLENIIDAE) in Australia
including
Bembiciaceae, Caseariaceae, Flacourtiaceae, Homaliaceae, Patrisaceae, Poliothyrsidaceae, Prockiaceae, Samydaceae, and Scyphostegiaceae

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

Populus nigra
Lombardy Poplar
Sydney, August 2006

Salix babylonica
Weeping Willow
Morwell Park, September 1991

Salix cinerea
Grey Sallow
Morwell Park, September 1991

Salix discolor
American Pussy Willow
Sydney, September 2007

Salix fragilis
Crack Willow
Morwell Park, September 1991

Scolopia braunii
Flintwood
Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens, September 2009

Caterpillars of some Butterflies and Moths in Australia can utilise species in SALICACEAE as their foodplant, including:


Cupha prosope

Phalanta phalantha

Cerura australis

Protonoceras mitis

Ostrinia furnacalis

Teia anartoides

Cryptophasa albacosta

Cryptoptila immersana

Eloasa infrequens

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

(updated 4 January 2013, 29 November 2014)