Gyrocarpus americanus Jacq. Helicopter Tree
Select.Stirp.Amer.Hist. 282 (1763)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 10 September 1999

Tree, to 12 m high. Fl. cream, Jan to Mar. Sandy, skeletal soils. Alluvial plains, sandplains, rocky outcrops, limestone.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hart, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pindanland, South Kimberley Interzone, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.