Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Alchornea rugosa (Lour.) Mull.Arg.
Mueller Argoviensis, J. (1865) Linnaea 34: 170.
A small tree seldom exceeding 20 cm dbh, often flowering and fruiting as a shrub.
Distribution and Ecology
Occurs in CYP, NEQ and CEQ. Altitudinal range from near sea level to 700 m. Grows in well developed rain forest, particularly gallery forest. Also occurs in SE Asia and Malesia.
Natural History & Notes
This species may have medicinal properties.
Cladodes rugosa Lour., Fl. Cochinch. : 574(1790), Type: Vietnam.
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