Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Baileyoxylon lanceolatum C.T.White
White, C.T. (1941) Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 22: 143. Type: Boonjie (Atherton Tableland), alt. 700 m. (common in rain forest), S.F. Kajewski 1263 (TYPE: flowering specimens), Oct. 3, 1929.
Both inner and outer blazes almost orange on trees more than 20 cm dbh.
First pair of leaves elliptic. Lateral veins forming distinct loops inside the blade margin. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade elliptic to slightly obovate, apex acuminate; lateral veins forming distinct loops; midrib on underside of new leaves hairy; petiole hairy. Taproot somewhat swollen. Seed germination time 34 to 73 days.
Distribution and Ecology
Natural History & Notes
Fallen fruit eaten by Musky Rat-kangaroos. Cooper & Cooper (1994).
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