Minyon quandong  |  

Elaeocarpus sedentarius

Status: Endangered on the EPBC Act list

The Minyon quandong is a medium to large tree which can reach up to 30 m but is generally
less than 20 m. It has a cylindrical trunk often forming small buttresses at the base with a
diameter up to 80 cm at breast height but is generally less than 40 cm. Its bark is rough,
narrowly fissured and grey to reddish brown (Maynard et al., 2008)

Government evidence of impact of climate change:

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  • Australian Government, Conservation Advice, Elaeocarpus sedentarius

    Fire Wildfire potential Considered a potential threat given its occurrence in the current ecotone between warm temperate rainforest and wet sclerophyll forest (NSWPWS 2003).