Collection Details

Species: Pangium edule

Achariaceae Pangium edule
G.D. Weiblen WP3D0695

Collection Date: 13 February 2007
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: 23 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: Leaves used as poison for killing fish, fruits are edible, TREE to 30.26m in height, DBH 43.1cm, trunk height to foliage 10.86m, crown height 19.4m, crown width 14.65m, OUTER BARK flaky, BARK brown, white, grey, CAMBIUM brown, yellow, white, WOOD light brown, yellow, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 30.26 m

Max. DBH: 43.1 cm