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Our natives and the vegetation of southern Australia

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Our natives and the vegetation of southern Australia
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Our natives and the vegetation of southern Australia
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Uses made of vegetation - well balanced diet of natives, storage of food (zamia nuts - Western Australia); types of vegetable substances used; seeds ground and eaten - Diamantina, Coopers Creek, MacDonald Downs, Musgrave Ranges; berries and fruits - Central Australia, Musgrave and Everard Ranges, Port Lincoln to Gawler Ranges, Yuendumu, Mann Ranges, Granites, inland from Great Australian Bight, MacDonald Downs, Flinders Ranges; tubers and roots - north Queensland, Adelaide Plains, Yalata; leaves, shoots and pods eaten raw - Diamantina, South Australia, Ernabella, Gippsland; leaves and stems steamed and eaten - Diamantina; nuts - The Granites, Everard Ranges, Queensland, Macdonnell Ranges; gums; fungi - Victoria, Ernabella, Ooldea; foods indirectly derived from the vegetation Central Australia, Strelley River, Diamantina, Ooldea, Mann Ranges, Ernabella; use of narcotics Flinders Ranges, Mulligan River, down the Diamantina, Musgrave Ranges, Macdonnell Ranges, Granites, Lake Maurice, Nullarbor Plain, Lake Tallacootra, Wynbring Rocks, Yalata; vegetation as a source of water - Yalata, Fraser Range, Musgrave Range; use of plants for adhesive purposes MacDonald Downs, South Australia, Diamantina River, Flinders Ranges, Musgrave and Mann Ranges; wood, bark, bushes and fibres used for weapons, utensils, break-winds, baskets, nets, etc. - Murray River (canoes), Currency Creek, Diamantina River, Blackford; vegetable substances for adornment Yuendumu, The Granites; substances used in games and play - Koonibba, Central Australia; gives botanical names
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1878-1971
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Cleland, J. B.
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Our natives and the vegetation of southern Australia
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M0040753
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0047117
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Our natives and the vegetation of southern Australia
Publication
Control code
M0040753
System control number
0047117

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