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Juglans australis (Nogal Criollo)

Synonyms: Juglans brasiliensis

Wikipedia Abstract

Juglans australis (the Nogal Criollo) is a species of plant in the Juglandaceae family. This large, fast-growing tree can grow to 20 m tall at altitudes of 0.5—1.5 km in the "Yungas" or Montane Cloud Forest of Argentina (including the provinces of Tucumán, Salta and Jujuy) and in Bolivia. It is more frost resistant than the Persian Walnut (J. regia). It is threatened by habitat loss.J. australis is a spreading deciduous tree, up to 25 m.
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Janka Hardness [1]  1330 lbf (603 kgf) Medium


Anastrepha fraterculus (South American fruit fly)[2]



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1Wood Janka Hardness Scale/Chart J W Morlan's Unique Wood Gifts
2Norrbom, A.L. 2004. Fruit fly (Tephritidae) host plant database. Version Nov, 2004.
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