Bandicoot Berry (species: Leea indica) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Leea indica
Bandicoot Berry


©Anne Hoggett: Leea indica above Crystal Beach, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Leea indica above Crystal Beach, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Large bi- and tripinnate leaves of Leea indica at Lizard Island, airstrip track at LIRS end.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Vitales
Family Vitaceae
Genus Leea
Species Leea indica

Colours

              

Distinguishing features

A shrub often with multiple stems bearing large leaves up to 1 metre long, bi- or tripinnate, leaflets with toothed margins.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.