Collection Details

Species: Syzygium sp.

Myrtaceae Syzygium sp.
G.D. Weiblen GW762

Collection Date: 1 July 1996
Determined By: G.D. Weiblen
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 15 m in height, 8 cm dbh; bark flaky; leaves opposite, simple with an intermarginal view; flowers pink, pendulous on an unbranched rachis, 4 sepals, 4 petals, many stamens, inferior ovary.

Max. Height: 15 m

Max. DBH: 8 cm

Other Data

Project: G.D. Weiblen Collection