Collection Details

Species: Aceratium oppositifolium DC.

Elaeocarpaceae Aceratium oppositifolium DC.
G.D. Weiblen WP1D0175

Collection Date: 5 July 2006
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: 21 July 2007
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 construction, TREE to 11.45m in height, DBH 9.6cm, trunk height to foliage 5.6m, crown height 5.85m, crown width 5.46m, OUTER BARK smooth, rough, with lenticels, FISSURES vertical, horizontal, broad, narrow, BARK black, dark brown, brown, light brown, CAMBIUM light brown, grey, green, WOOD light brown, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 11.45 m

Max. DBH: 9.6 cm