Dioecious tree, 10-16(-20) m high, the cones are the largest of all the species. Red sand. In swales between sand dunes.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.
IBRA Regions: Central Ranges, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Pilbara.
IBRA Subregions: Central, Fortescue, Lateritic Plain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, McLarty, Trainor.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Ngaanyatjarraku, Wiluna.