Highly valued for its timber and heavily exploited in the past; logging within the remaining distribution ceased after the declaration of the Wet Tropics Region in 1987.
References and further reading
- Boland, D.J., Brooker, M.I.H., Chippendale, G.M., Hall, N., Hyland, B.P.M., Johnston, R.D., Kleing, D.A. & Turner, J.D. (1962). Forest trees of Australia. Thomas Nelson and CSIRO Publications, Melbourne.
- Briggs, J.D. & Leigh, J.H. (1988). Rare or threatened Australian plants. CSIRO Publications, Melbourne, Australia.
- Queensland Government. (2010). Nature Conservation (Wildlife) Amendment Regulation (No. 1) 2010. Queensland Government, Brisbane.
- Thomas, P. 2013. Agathis microstachya. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T30536A2794261. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2013-1.RLTS.T30536A2794261.en. Downloaded on 01 August 2017