Collection Details

Species: Aceratium oppositifolium DC.

Elaeocarpaceae Aceratium oppositifolium DC.
G.D. Weiblen TP310

Collection Date: 31 July 1996
Determined By: W. Takeuchi & P. Stevens
Determination Date: 24 August 1997
Institution: unknown


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: Simbu Province

Locality Description: O-Pio 1 ha plot, block 13, Crater Mountain Wildlife Management Area.

DD Latitude: -6.78861

DD Longitude: 145.037

Max. Elevation: 550 m


Habitat Description: Primary lowland mixed evergreen hill forest, 30-45 m canopy.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree 20 m in height, 19.1 cm dbh, bark papery and gray-light brown, cambium light orange, wood white and hard, prop roots.

Max. Height: 20 m

Max. DBH: 19.1 cm

Other Data

Project: G.D. Weiblen Collection