Agathis lanceolata

Agathis lanceolata

  • Agathis lanceolata
  • Agathis lanceolata
  • Agathis lanceolata
  • Agathis lanceolata
  • Flower name
    Agathis lanceolata
  • Scientific name
    Agathis lanceolata
  • Aliasカウリマツ, ランセオラータ・ナギモドキ, アガチス・ランセオラータ, コギス・カウリ, Koghis Kauri, Agathis lanceolata
  • Place of originendemic to New Caledonia
  • Place of floweringOverseas, Subtropical region
  • Flowering season

What is Agathis lanceolata

Agathis lanceolata , Koghis Kauri or Kauri tree(scientific name: Agathis lanceolata) is a giant evergreen needle-leaved tree of the genus Agathis in the family Araucariaceae, endemic to New Caledonia. It grows straight and almost without branching when mature. It is found in tropical rainforests. It secretes resin, which is used to make dammar gum.
2010 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. It is threatened by habitat loss.
The photo shows "Le Grand Kaori", the largest Kauri tree in New Caledonia, estimated to be 1000 years old.

Common name: Agathis lanceolata , scientific name: Agathis lanceolata, origin: endemic to New Caledonia, life form: evergreen coniferous tree, height: 40 m, bark: gray, adult leaves: oval to linear, female flowers: ovate to spherical, uses: natural resin, wood, vessel material.


  • Order
    Pinales
  • Family
    Araucariaceae
  • Genus
    Agathis
  • Species
    A. lanceolata
  • Type of flower
  • Array of flower
  • Petal shape
    Ovate/elliptic
  • Leaf type
    Linear
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typespecies of evergreen needle-leaved tree
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height4000.0 ~ 4000.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.5 ~ 4.0 cm

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