Collection Details

Species: Syzygium sp.

Myrtaceae Syzygium sp.
G.D. Weiblen GW765

Collection Date: 2 July 1996
Determined By: G.D. Weiblen & P. Katik
Determination Date: 8 June 1996
Institution: unknown


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: Eastern Highland Province

Locality Description: Near "wara oh" base camp, Crater Mountain Wildlife Management Area.

DD Latitude: -6.75

DD Longitude: 145.033

Max. Elevation: 500 m


Habitat Description: Primary hill forest with a 40-50 m canopy.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree to 9 m in height, < 2 cm dbh; leaves simple; opposite, exstipulate, with an intermarginal vein, inferior ovary, 4 sepals, 4 petals; fruit white, cauliflorous.

Max. Height: 9 m

Max. DBH: 2 cm

Other Data

Project: G.D. Weiblen Collection