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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids II
Ordo: Myrtales

Familia: Myrtaceae
Subfamilia: Myrtoideae
Tribus: Eucalypteae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Subgenus: E. subg. Symphyomyrtus
Sectio: E. sect. Adnataria
Subsectio: E. subsect. Apicales
Series: E. ser. Siderophloiae
Subseries: E. subser. Subglaucae
Species: Eucalyptus fibrosa
Subspecies: E. f. subsp. fibrosa – E. f. subsp. nubilis

Eucalyptus fibrosa F.Muell., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 3: 87 (1859 publ. 1858)

Typus: F.J.H. von Mueller (Holotypus: MEL 0074934A(JSTOR); Isotypus: K [​K000347621(JSTOR), under number '56']).
Type locality: Australia. [Queensland:] in montibus nemorosis ad flumen Brisbane [= in wooded mountains on Brisbane River].

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Australasia
Regional: Australia
New South Wales, Queensland

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Mueller, F. 1859. Monograph of the Eucalypti of Tropical Australia; with an Arrangement for the use of Colonists according to the Structure of the Bark. Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society. Botany 3(10): 81–101. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8339.1858.tb02040.x Paywall BHL Reference page.

Additional references

Johnson, L.A.S. 1962. Studies in the taxonomy of Eucalyptus. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 3(3): 103–126. Google Books. Reference page. [see page 119.]
Chippendale, G.M. 1988. Eucalyptus. In: Flora of Australia 19: 1–448; 495–507 (Appendix). AGPS. Online. Reference page. [see page 404.]


IUCN: Eucalyptus fibrosa F.Muell. (Least Concern) - Assessed by R. Fensham, T. Collingwood & B. Laffineur on 5 June 2019
Slee, A.V., Brooker, M.I.H., Duffy, S.M. & West, J.G. 2020. Eucalyptus_fibrosa_subsp._fibrosa. EUCLID: Eucalypts of Australia. Fourth Edition. Accessed: 2022 October 15
Govaerts, R. et al. 2022. Eucalyptus fibrosa in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2022 October 15. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2022. Eucalyptus fibrosa. Published online. Accessed: 15 October 2022.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Eucalyptus fibrosa in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 09-Oct-10.

Vernacular names
English: (Broad-leaved) Red Ironbark

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