FAGACEAE Nothofagus cunninghamii

Nothofagus cunninghamii 
Nothofagus cunninghamii

Distinguishing features: "Myrtle" The dominant rainforest tree in most of Tasmania. Sometimes extends as a shrub into alpine areas. The leaves are dark green opposite, 0.4 - 2.5 cm long, relatively broad, with whitish glandular dots on the surface.
Sites Found: 
1.2 Wet sclerophyll forest
1.3 Sphagnum bog
Site 1.4 Mixed forest
Site 1.5 Subalpine woodland
Site 2.4 Mixed Forest
Site 2.5 Rainforest
Site 3.2 Clearfelled
Site 3.4 Selective logging

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