Collection Details

Species: Syzygium branderhorstii Lauterb.

Myrtaceae Syzygium branderhorstii Lauterb.
G.D. Weiblen WP4A1044

Collection Date: 22 August 2007
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: 18 December 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: Timber for house construction, digging stick for planting taro and yams, posts for house framing, to 12.18m in height, DBH 7.3cm, trunk height to foliage 8.2m, crown height 3.98m, crown width 3.31m, OUTER BARK flaky, BARK orange, red, CAMBIUM pink, WOOD orange, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 12.18 m

Max. DBH: 7.3 cm