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Manilkara

Manilkara kauki (L.) Dubard
Wongai Plum
This tree has edible tasty fruit and is common in the Torres Strait. Those who eat the fruit will always return to the Torres Strait.

 

Manilkara kauki


Manilkara kauki
 
  Description:Fruit and leaves Description:Tree
  Location: Torres Strait Islands, North Queensland Location:Torres Strait Islands, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:Withheld GPS coordinates:Withheld
  Date of photo:5 August 2014 Date of photo:5 August 2014
  Field No.:U451 Field No.:U451
     
     

 

 

References (accessed 10 December 2016):

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

Williams, K.A.W., (1987) Native Plants of Queensland. 3:198

http://rfcarchives.org.au/Next/Fruits/AusNative/Wongai7-90.htm

 

 

 

 

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Manilkara kauki