Foliage and wood preserved at Newvale indicate a diverse range of podocarps including Dacrycarpus, Dacrydium
, Halocarpus, Microcachrys, Phyllocladus, Podocarpus, and Agathis.
The large, old tree next to the house (of the species mbi or kulmuk, Dacrydium
nidulium, Popocarpaceae, or mambak, Ficus augusta, Moraceae) is supposed to be the 'mother' of all trees.
, Lagarostrobos), coincides with the expansion of
54 Coniferae Dacrydium
beccari 55 Connaraceae Connarus monocarpus L.
A note on root sucker production in the conifer Dacrydium
xanthandrum (Podocarpaceae) on Mount Kinabalu, Sabah.
Three species of Dacrydium
- 2n = 18 (14 M + 4 t), 2n = 22 (10 M + 12 t), and 2n = 24 (8 M + 16 t) - fell into another group with NF = 32, and three Phyllocladus species were all 2n = 18 M, NF = 36.