Collection Details

Species: Elaeocarpus amplifolius Schltr.

Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus amplifolius Schltr.
G.D. Weiblen WP3D0722

Collection Date: 7 February 2007
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 5.05m in height, DBH 6.4cm, trunk height to foliage 3.1m, crown height 1.95m, crown width 3.65m, OUTER BARK rough, FISSURES horizontal, BARK brown, cream, grey, green, CAMBIUM brown, WOOD white, cream, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 5.05 m

Max. DBH: 6.4 cm