Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Chionanthus acuminiger F.Muell.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1873), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 8(60): 42-43. Type: "Ad sinum Rockinghami; J. Dallachy."
Olive, Pimply; Pimply Olive
Distribution and Ecology
Occurs in NEQ. Altitudinal range from 180-1200 m. Grows as an understory tree in well developed rain forest. Most frequently found in upland and mountain areas.
Natural History & Notes
Fallen fruit eaten by Cassowaries. Cooper & Cooper (1994).
This taxon was treated as 'Chionanthus axillaris' in previous versions of the RFK.
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