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Higher up on the bill is a forest of immense trees, among which those producing the resin called dammar (Dammara sp.) are abundant.
_Kauri_ is the resin of _Dammara australis_, a living coniferous tree of
This new genus was first sent from Amboina by Mr. Rumphius, by the name of Dammara, of which he transmitted 2 kinds; one with narrow and long stiff leaves, the other with shorter and broader.
Dammara ex Nova-Hollandia, Sanamundae secundae Chysii foliis.
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