Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Ficus subnervosa Corner
Corner, E.J.H. (1960) The Gardens Bulletin Singapore 17: 411. Type: Kostermans 450, Typus herb. L, New Guinea (? Key Is.).
Not a strangling fig. Exudate meagre, cream to pale brown.
Figs pedunculate, +/- globular, about 20 mm diam. Orifice closed by interlocking apical bracts and reflexed internal bracts.
Features not available.
Distribution and Ecology
Occurs in CYP, restricted to the area between Cape York and Shelburne Bay. Altitudinal range probably small, from sea level to 100 m. Grows in well developed rain forest on creek flats. Also occurs in New Guinea.
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