Black Apple Family : SAPOTACEAE (DILLENIIDAE) in Australia

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
  
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes


Chrysophyllum cainito
Star Apple
Magnetic Island, August 2009
Photos : courtesy of Donald Simpson

Manilkara zapota
Sapodilla
Magnetic Island, May 2011
Photos : courtesy of Donald Simpson

Mimusops elengi
Red Coondoo
Magnetic Island, May 2011
Photos : courtesy of Donald Simpson

Planchonella obovata
Boxwood
Wyee, August 2008

Pouteria campechiana
Canistel
Royal Botanic Gardens, February 2009

Sersalisia sericea
Australian Wild Prune
Magnetic Island, January 2011
Photos : courtesy of Donald Simpson

A number of caterpillars of Butterflies and Moths in Australia feed on plants in SAPOTACEAE including:


Graphium sarpedon

Eustixis sapotearum

Banisia myrsusalis

Netria viridescens

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(updated 4 January 2013)