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Pittosporum tinifolium A. Cunn. / Pittosporum ferrugineum Dryand. ex W.T. Aiton
Rusty Pittosporum
A small tree from North Queensland.

Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium (A.Cunn.) L.Cayzer, Crisp & I.Telford
The 2017 article below renames this subspecies to Pittosporum tinifolium. A.Cunn.


Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
Description: Flower Description: Flowers - side view
    Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E
Date:29 May 2017 Date:29 May 2017
    Field No.:6098 Field No.:6098
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Flowers and leaves Description: Flowers and leaves
    Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E
    Date:29 May 2017 Date:29 May 2017
    Field No.:6098 Field No.:6098
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
    Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E
    Date:29 May 2017 Date:29 May 2017
    Field No.:6098 Field No.:6098
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Leaf Description:Leaf - underside
    Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E GPS coordinates:16˚48.0444S, 14542.1830E
    Date:29 May 2017 Date:29 May 2017
    Field No.:6098 Field No.:6098
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Fruit Description:Fruit
    Location:Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚46.8792S, 14541.7994E GPS coordinates:16˚46.8792S, 14541.7994E
    Date:15 October 2017 Date:15 October 2017
    Field No.:6265 Field No.:6265
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Fruit Description:Leaves and fruit
    Location:Trinity Beach, North Queensland Location:Trinity Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚46.8792S, 14541.7994E GPS coordinates:16˚46.8792S, 14541.7994E
    Date:15 October 2017 Date:15 October 2017
    Field No.:6265 Field No.:6265
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
    Location:Smithfield Conservation Park, North Queensland Location:Smithfield Conservation Park, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.1266S, 14540.9692E GPS coordinates:16˚48.1266S, 14540.9692E
    Date:22 June 2018 Date:22 June 2018
    Field No.:6670 Field No.:6670
       
    Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum subsp. linifolium
   
    Description:Flowers and leaves Description:Flowering plant
    Location:Smithfield Conservation Park, North Queensland Location:Smithfield Conservation Park, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚48.1266S, 14540.9692E GPS coordinates:16˚48.1266S, 14540.9692E
    Date:22 June 2018 Date:22 June 2018
    Field No.:6670 Field No.:6670
       

 

References (accessed 17 April 2019):

Cayzer, L.W., Crisp, M.D. & Telford, I.R.H. (2000), Revision of Pittosporum (Pittosporaceae) in Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 13(6):888

http://keys.trin.org.au/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Pittosporum_ferrugineum.htm

Cayzer, L.W. & Chandler G.T. (2017), Pittosporum tinifolium A.Cunn.: A corrected name and reinstatement at species level for the Queensland species currently known as the rusty-leaved pittosporum, Pittosporum ferrugineum subspecies linifolium (A.Cunn.) L.Cayzer et al. (Pittosporaceae), Austrobaileyana 10(1):205-206

 

 

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Pittosporum tinifolium / Pittosporum ferrugineum