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In regard to their prohibition of Mesi wood, Mude in 'Ua exemplifies a group tabooing a tree after which it is not named.
In addition, Aria Wa relate the tabooing of Tamarind wood to the mythical incident, alluded to above, which transpired in Nata Nage while they were conducting a rite at their altar stone, beneath which was located the previously mentioned 'wind vent'.
Whitehead H (2000) Food Rules: Hunting, Sharing, and Tabooing Game in Papua New Guinea.