Brisbane Rainforest Action & Information Network


Mt. Mee State forest species

In November 1998, a group of BRAINiacs visited the Mt Mee State forest to view the coachwoods (Ceratopetalum apetalum) there.

The following is a list, provided by Bill McDonald, of the species found in the vicinity of the road crossing on upper Byron Creek.

Map Reference - 9443-720015; BF47 18-Mar-99
Gully rainforest (notophyll feather palm vine forest) dominated by Sloanea woolsii, geissois benthamii, Canarium australasicum, etc.
Canopy 25 - 30m high, low tree layer (palms, etc.)15m high.
Emergent brush box, eucalypts, especially E. grandis, E. microcorys.
Parent material Mt Byron Volcanics


Lf Species
1 Abrophyllum ornans
1 Acacia melanoxylon
1 Acronychia pubescens
3 Adiantum silvaticum
1 Alectryon reticulatus
1 Alphitonia petriei
1 Anthocarapa nitidula
1 Araucaria cunninghamii
1 Archontophoenix cunninghamiana 1 Argyrodendron trifoliolatum
3 Asplenium attenuatum
4 Asplenium australasicum
2 Austrosteenisia blackii
1 Austrosteenisia glabristyla
1 Backhousia myrtifolia
1 Baloghia inophylla
3 Brunoniella spiciflora
2 Calamus muelleri
3 Calanthe triplicata
2 Callerya megasperma
1 Canarium australasicum
1 Canthium sp. (Cooroy S.T.Blake+15507)
1 Capparis velutina
1 Ceratopetalum apetalum
2 Cissus antarctica
2 Cissus hypoglauca
2 Cissus sterculiifolia
1 Citronelia moorei
1 Cordyfine petiolaris
1 Cordyline rubra
1 Cryptocarya glaucescens
1 Ctyptocarya macdonaldii
1 Cryptocarya microneura
1 Cryptocarya obovata
4 Dendrobium speciosum
1 Diospyros pentamera
1 Diploglottis australis
1 Doodia australis
1 Drypetes deplanchei
1 Dysoxylum rufum
1 Elaeocarpus eumundi
2 Embelia australiana
1 Endiandra muelleri
1 Eupomatia laurina
1 Euroschinus falcata
1 Ficus coronata
1 Ficus watkinsiana
2 Flagellaria indica
1 Geissois benthamii
1 Glochidion ferdinandi
1 Gmelina leichhardtii
1 Helicia glabriflora
3 Lastreopsis decomposita
3 Lastreopsis marginans
1 Linospadix monostachya
3 Lomandra spicata
1 Mischocarpus pyriformis
2 Morinda jasminoides
1 Neolitsea dealbata
1 Medicosma cunninghamii
1 Melicope vitiflora
1 Mischarytera lautereriana
1 Niemeyera chartacea
2 Palmeria scandens
1 Pittosporum revolutum
4 Platycerium bifurcatum
4 Pothos longipes
1 Pouteria australis
1 Pseudoweinmannia lachnocarpa
1 Psychotria simmondsiana
1 Rapanea subsessilis
2 Ripogonum album
2 Ripogonum elseyanum
1 Sarcopteryx stipata
1 Sloanea australis
1 Sloanea woolsii
1 Synoum glandulosum
1 Syzygium corynanthum
1 Syzygium oleosum
1 Tasmannia insipida
2 Tetrastigma nitens
2 Trophis scandens [subsp. scandens]
1 Wilkiea macrophylla