Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Medicosma glandulosa T.G.Hartley
Hartley, T.G. (1985) Australian Journal of Botany 33: 42. Type: Qld. Cook District. .. State Forest Reserve 143 Carbine logging area, Hyland RFK 3172, 12.ii.1975 (CANB, holotype, QRS, isotype).
Seldom exceeding 30 cm dbh.
Leaf blades about 3.5-18 x 1.5-6 cm, rather sticky and aromatic when crushed.
Distribution and Ecology
Endemic to NEQ, restricted to the higher mountains between Mt Finnigan and Mt Lewis. Altitudinal range from 1000-1200 m. Grows as an understory tree in well developed mountain rain forest.
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