Collection Details

Species: Pangium edule

Achariaceae Pangium edule
G.D. Weiblen GW473

Collection Date: 15 June 1995
Determined By: G.D. Weiblen
Determination Date: 8 July 1995
Institution: unknown


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: East New Britain Province

Locality Description: Matpa river, near Malpas, Wide Bay.

DD Latitude: -5.21667

DD Longitude: 152.033

Max. Elevation: 100 m


Habitat Description: Undisturbed lowland rainforest with a 30-45m canopy.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Large tree, 20 m in height, seeds eaten only after cracking, leaching for 2 days, and baking in "mumu". Digital image.

Max. Height: 20 m

Other Data

Project: G.D. Weiblen Collection