Collection Details

Species: Nothofagus sp.

Fagaceae Nothofagus sp.
G.D. Weiblen , W.L. Clement GW2657

Collection Date: 15 October 2005
Determined By: G.D. Weiblen
Determination Date: 15 October 2005
Institution: unknown


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: Chimbu Province

Locality Description: Mu Village, near Kundiawa.

DD Latitude: -6.08333

DD Longitude: 145.033

Max. Elevation: 2000 m


Habitat Description: Montane forest.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree to 45 m h, 1.2 m dbh. Bark flaking in large sheets about 5 mm thick. Inner bark reddish brown. Leaves alternate, stipulate and with budscales to 3 mm. Leaves are ovate, entire, 4-5 cm wide and 6-9 cm long. Digital image. DNA voucher.

Max. Height: 45 m

Max. DBH: 120 cm

Other Data

Project: G.D. Weiblen Collection