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Maclura cochinchinensis     (Lour.) Corner

This native vine or climber is commonly known as cockspur thorn.

Reported at 26 Fraser Coast localities: Aldershot, Bauple, Bidwill, Dundathu, Gigoomgan, Glenorchy, Glenwood, Granville, Gundiah, Island Plantation, Kanigan, Magnolia, Maryborough, Mount Urah, Owanyilla, Pioneers Rest, Poona, River Heads, Susan River, Teddington, Tiaro, Tinana, Tinana South, Tinnanbar, Walkers Point, Yengarie.

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Least Concern.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

Maclura cochinchinensis is described as a "higher dicot" in the Moraceae family.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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