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The land resources of Cobourg Peninsula



The land resources of Cobourg Peninsula

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by B. Wood and D. Sivertsen


Wood, B.; Sivertsen, D.; Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory


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Cobourg Peninsula


Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This report describes a land system survey over the Cobourg Peninsula broadly describing landform, soils and vegetation to assist the effective planning and management of the area as a National Park.



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1. Introduction -- 2. Summary Descriptions -- 3. Land Systems -- 4. Soils -- 5. Vegetation -- Appendices -- Acknowledgements.




Land use -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula; Vegetation mapping -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula

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Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory

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iv, 80, [6] p. : col. ills. ; 30 cm.

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FAMILY GENUS SPECIES GROWTH COMMON NAMES FOR~l * MALVACEAE Abelmoschus moschatus S Gossypium cunninghamii S Hibiscus meraukensis S merauk hibiscus H. sp S Sida acuta S spiny-head sida S. rhombifolia S common sida ME LASTOMACEAE Melastoma polyanthum S native lasiandra Osbekia australiana S MELIACEAE # Aglaia eleagnoides SIT Owenia vernicosa T emu apple + Xylocarpus australasicus T + X. granatum T cannonball mangrove MEMECYLACEAE Memecylon pauciflorum S Stephania japonica L MENISPERMACEAE # Pachygone ovata L # Tinospora smilacina L snake vine MIMOSACEAE # Acacia aulacocarpa SIT brown sa 1 wood # A. auriculiformis SIT Darwin black wattle A. difficilis S A. dimidiata S A. holosericea S candelabra wattle A. 1 eptocarpa S A. mimula SIT A. oncinocarpa T A. platycarpa T pindan v.Jattl e A. praelongata T A. sp nov S A. yirrkallensis S - 74

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