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Eucalyptus globulus
(Myrtaceae)

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Species description or overview

Eucalyptus globulus information from PIER
Information on Eucalyptus globulus as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Eucalyptus globulus information from "Common forest trees of Hawaii" View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Information about Eucalyptus globulus is presented with respect to this species being a forest tree in Hawaii. The information on this site is from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) 1989 publication by Little and Skolmen entitled "Common forest trees of Hawaii (native and introduced)."


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Eucalyptus globulus
Nomenclatural information about Eucalyptus globulus is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Eucalyptus globulus information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Eucalyptus globulus, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Eucalyptus globulus
Nomenclatural information about Eucalyptus globulus is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Eucalyptus globulus (Myrtaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Eucalyptus globulus as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).


Risk assessments

Eucalyptus globulus weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Eucalyptus globulus for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Pests of this species

Puccinia psidii on Eucalyptus globulus in Uruguay
"Puccinia psidii is native to South and Central America and the Caribbean, where it causes a serious leaf and shoot disease of a wide range of Myrtaceae (Coutinho et al., 1998). These include the native Psidium guajava (guava) and introduced Eucalyptus species (Ferreira, 1983). In 2002 a rust fungus was observed causing severe damage to one-year old trees during a routine disease survey of E. globulus in Uruguay...."


Images

Images of Eucalyptus globulus (Myrtaceae) (blue gum)
Links to high-resolution free images of Eucalyptus globulus (Myrtaceae) (blue gum) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Eucalyptus globulus information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Eucalyptus globulus in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Dalbergia to Eucalyptus images and weed risk assessment scores
Images of trees Dalbergia to Eucalyptus, and their weed risk assessment scores, listed alphabetically, are from the University of Hawaii Forestry Extension.

Eucalyptus globulus images from PIER
Images of Eucalyptus globulus provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Eucalyptus globulus information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Eucalyptus globulus in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy (2000) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
The status of invasive plants, vertebrates, arthropods, molluscs, and crustaceans, and options for a regional invasive species strategy for the South Pacific are presented in this series of articles from the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2000.


Books

Invasive plants of California's wildlands
Bossard, Carla C., John M. Randall, and Marc C. Hoshovsky (eds.) . 2000. Invasive plants of California's wildlands. University of California Press. 360 pp. illus. ISBN: 0-520-22547-3.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy
South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP). Sherley, Greg (ed.) . 2000. Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy. Apia, Samoa: South Pacific Regional Environment Programme. ISBN: 982-04-0214-X.


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