Bush coconut facts for kids
The gall looks like a small, knobbly woody fruit, ranging in size from a golf ball to a tennis ball, with a milky white flesh inside upon which the insect and its male offspring feed.
Bush coconut is called Merne arrkirlpangkwerle in the Arrernte language of Central Australia. The gall is picked and then cracked open with a rock. The Arrernte call the insect angure.
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