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Sersalisia sericea (Aiton) R.Br.
Wild Prune
A small tree of the open forest on Cape York Peninsula - the branches are often covered in a red lichen.Previously known as Pouteria sericea.

  Sersalisia sericea Sersalisia sericea
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
  Location:Mowbray Falls,Top Nettle Rd, Irvinebank, North Queensland Location:Mowbray Falls,Top Nettle Rd, Irvinebank, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚31.769S 145˚15.033E GPS coordinates:17˚31.769S 145˚15.033E
Date of photo:10 February 2013 Date of photo:10 February 2013
    Field No.: 1982 Field No.: 1982
     
  Sersalisia sericea Sersalisia sericea
   
Description:Flowers Description:Red lichen on branch
  Location:Mowbray Falls, Top Nettle Rd, Irvinebank, North Queensland Location:Emerald Creek Falls, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚31.769S 145˚15.033E GPS coordinates:17˚03.1760S 145˚32.266E
  Date of photo:10 February 2013 Date of photo:1 March 2015
   Field No.: 1982 Field No.: 3022
     
  Sersalisia sericea Sersalisia sericea
 
  Description:Leaves Description:Tree in habitat
  Location:Emerald Creek Falls, North Queensland Location:Emerald Creek Falls, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚03.1760S 145˚32.266E GPS coordinates:17˚03.1760S 145˚32.266E
  Date of photo:14 December 2008 Date of photo:1 March 2015
  Field No.:U601 Field No.: 3022
     
  Sersalisia sericea Sersalisia sericea
 
  Description:Fruit Description:Fruit
  Location:Mowbray Falls, Top Nettle Rd, Irvinebank, North Queensland Location:Mowbray Falls, Top Nettle Rd, Irvinebank, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:2008 GPS coordinates:2008
  Date of photo:31 May 2015 Date of photo:31 May 2015
  Field No.: 3162 Field No.: 3162
   

Reference (accessed 7 August 2017):

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

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

 

 

 

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Sersalisia sericea