Myristica globosa

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Myristica globosa
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Magnoliids
Order: Magnoliales
Family: Myristicaceae
Genus: Myristica
Species: M. globosa
Binomial name
Myristica globosa

Myristica globosa is a species of plant in the Myristicaceae family. It is found in Papua New Guinea the Solomon Islands and Australia.

Two subspecies are recognised:

  • M. globosa Warb. subsp. globosa'[2]
  • M. globosa subsp. muelleri (Warb.) Wilde[2] - Queensland nutmeg[3]


  1. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Myristica globosa. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 22 August 2007.
  2. ^ a b c "Myristica globosa". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2 July 2013. 
  3. ^ Hyland, B. P. M.; Whiffin, T.; Zich, F. A.; et al. (Dec 2010). "Factsheet – Myristica globosa subsp. muelleri". Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants. Edition 6.1, online version [RFK 6.1]. Cairns, Australia: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), through its Division of Plant Industry; the Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research; the Australian Tropical Herbarium, James Cook University. Retrieved 6 June 2014.