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Alstonia actinophylla (A.Cunn.) K.Schum
Milkwood
A  common tree on Cape York Peninsula. Presented because it is a common mistletoe host for  Decaisnina angustata on Thursday Island.


  Alstonia actinophylla Alstonia actinophylla
 
Description:Flowers and pods Description:Flowers and leaves
  Location:Esplanade,Thursday Island, North Queensland Location:Esplanade,Thursday Island, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:10˚ 53.148S 142˚ 20.926E GPS coordinates:10˚ 53.148S 142˚ 20.926E
  Date of photo:30 September 2014 Date of photo:30 September 2014
  Field No.:2763 Field No.:2763
Host for Decaisnina angustata Host for Decaisnina angustata
     
  Alstonia actinophylla Alstonia actinophylla
 
Description:Leaves Description:Flowers and leaves with Passiflora sp
  Location: Endeavour River, Cooktown, North Queensland Location:Esplanade,Thursday Island, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:15˚26.165S 145˚09.607E GPS coordinates:10˚ 53.148S 142˚ 20.926E
  Date of photo:22 March 2011 Date of photo:30 September 2014
  Field No.:U17 Field No.:2763
    Host for Decaisnina angustata
     

 

References (accessed 30th March 2016):

Beasley J (2009), Plants of Cape York, John Beasley


Forster, P.I. in Orchard, A.E., (ed.) (1996) Flora of Australia. 28:119-120

http://keys.trin.org.au/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Alstonia_actinophylla.htm

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Alstonia actinophylla