Monday, October 21, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Maleny small-leaved fig

Very stout small-leaved fig (Ficus obliqua), circumference 16.55 m, height 49 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 26.7775 S 152.8776 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland,...

Old Bottle Butt

The stoutest known red bloodwood (Corymbia gummifera), circumference 17.5 m (16.3 m?), height 52 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.5276 S 152.7437 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and...

Kermandie Queen

The stoutest eucalyptus - a mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.). Circumference 21.65 m, height 60 m. Suffered burns during the fire in January 2019. Location,...

Whitelaw Tree

The largest and also the stoutest shining gum (Eucalyptus nitens H.Deane & Maiden). 57.5 m high, girth 14.9 m, volume 200 m³. Location, GPS coordinates: 37.7558...

Moreton Bay Fig in Bellingen

Giant fig tree - Moreton Bay Fig (Ficus macrophylla Desf. ex Pers.) with a girth of 18 m, 50 m high. In fact these...

Styx Valley Alpine Ash

The largest alpine ash (Eucalyptus delegatensis R.T.Baker) with a code name SX19A. Volume 286 m³, diameter 5.41 m, height 72.0 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 42.7895 S...

Gothmog

The largest Australian oak (Eucalyptus obliqua L'Hér.). Volume 337 m³. 53 m high, diameter 5.37 m, girth - 17 m. The tree has many...

Arve Big Tree

Second largest eucalypt and the largest mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.) in the world. Volume 360.1 m³, height 87 m, diameter 5.44 m. After...

Strelley Pool

Here has been found some of the oldest evidence of life on Earth - 3.43 billion years old fossils of sulphur-processing bacteria in fossil...

Gloucester Tree

Giant, 72 m tall karri tree (Eucalyptus diversicolor), second tallest fire lookout in the world, where visitors can climb up to 58 m high...