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Millettia pinnata  
(L.) Panigrahi
Pongamia or Indian  Beech
A small tree on the beach at Etty Bay near Innisfail. the seeds are the source of Pongamia Oil.

    Millettia pinnata Millettia pinnata
   
  Description: Flowers and leaves Description: Flowers
    Location: Etty Bay Beach, North Queensland Location: Etty Bay Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:17˚33.667S, 146˚05.434E GPS coordinates:17˚33.667S, 146˚05.434E
Date:27 November 2011 Date:27 November 2011
    Field No.:993 Field No.:993
       
    Millettia pinnata Millettia pinnata
   
    Description: Flowers and leaves Description:  Leaves
    Location: Etty Bay Beach, North Queensland Location: Etty Bay Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:17˚33.667S, 146˚05.434E GPS coordinates:17˚33.667S, 146˚05.434E
    Date:27 November 2011 Date:27 November 2011
Field No.:993 Field No.:993
       


Reference (accessed 1 August 2017):

http://keys.trin.org.au:8080/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Millettia_pinnata.htm

https://www.daff.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/67575/IPA-Pongamia-Risk-Assessment.pdf

 

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Millettia pinnata