Elaeocarpus stellaris L.S.Sm.
Smith, L.S. (1969) Contributions from the Queensland Herbarium 6: 3. Type: near Gregory Falls, 11 miles WSW. of Innisfail, Smith 5349 (holotypus, BRI.078262).
Usually encountered as a small tree to 30 cm dbh but recorded to 50 cm dbh.
Fallen fruit eaten by Cassowaries. Native rats chew through the thick endocarp and eat the seed. Cooper & Cooper (1994).