Mango Bark (species: Canarium australianum) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Canarium australianum
Mango Bark

©Anne Hoggett: Large pinnate leaves of Canarium australianum at Lizard island Research Station.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Sapindales
Family Burseraceae
Genus Canarium
Species Canarium australianum

Distinguishing features

A tree with large pinnate leaves; 5-9 leathery leaflets with prominent pale-coloured midrib and lateral veins.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • 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.