Collection Details

Species: Pangium edule

Achariaceae Pangium edule
G.D. Weiblen WP3E0782

Collection Date: 26 September 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: Leaves used as poison for killing fish, fruits are edible, TREE to 28.24m in height, DBH 34cm, trunk height to foliage 14.65m, crown height 13.59m, crown width 10.8m, OUTER BARK rough, FISSURES vertical, narrow, BARK light brown, grey, CAMBIUM yellow, WOOD yellow, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 28.24 m

Max. DBH: 34 cm