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Supplementary Material Added at the End of Volume 2

No. 13. Part IV.

Podocarpus elata, R.Br.

THE BROWN OR SHE-PINE (Natural Order CONIFERÆ.)

Aboriginal names. — See vol. i, P. 87.

The name of the fruit at Cape Grafton is "Dalgal." (North Queensland Ethnography, Bulletin No. 3, Dr. W. E. Roth), evidently another spelling of the Barron River name.

Habitat. — See vol. i, p. 89.

Leaves attributed to this species in the National Herbarium, Sydney (Transit of Venus Expedition, 1874, Northern Queensland), are over 10 inches long and an inch wide. They are without flower or fruit.

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