Collection Details

Species: Elaeocarpus amplifolius Schltr.

Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus amplifolius Schltr.
G.D. Weiblen WP1B0057

Collection Date: 17 March 2006
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: 22 September 2009
Institution: LAE


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: Madang

Closest Town: Wannang

DD Latitude: -5.23088

DD Longitude: 145.182

Min. Elevation: 115 m


Habitat Description: Primary lowland rainforest.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Used for constructing small huts, TREE to 17.5m in height, DBH 6.1cm, trunk height to foliage 14.5m, crown height 3m, crown width 1m, OUTER BARK rough, with lenticels, BARK brown, light brown, white, CAMBIUM brown, light brown, white, WOOD brown, light brown, white, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 17.5 m

Max. DBH: 6.1 cm