Calvaria tree

DMERKEL at LAKERS.LSSU.EDU DMERKEL at LAKERS.LSSU.EDU
Wed Feb 28 09:16:48 EST 1996


David,
This is mentioned in Malcom Hunter's "wildlife, Forests, and Forestry" 
book.   The common name is tambalacoque, scientific name Calavaria 
major.  The reference listed is: Temple, S.A.  1977.  Plant-animal 
mutualism: coevolution with dodo leads to near extinction of plant.  
Science 197:885-886.

Dennis Merkel
Associate Professor 
School of Sciences and Natural Resources
Lake Superior State University



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