Collection Details

Species: Pangium edule

Achariaceae Pangium edule
G.D. Weiblen WP5D1226

Collection Date: 10 May 2007
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 10.65m in height, DBH 8.6cm, trunk height to foliage 5.15m, crown height 5.5m, crown width 3.5m, OUTER BARK with lenticels, FISSURES vertical, BARK dark brown, brown, light brown, green, CAMBIUM yellow, WOOD light brown, yellow, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 10.65 m

Max. DBH: 8.6 cm