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Bole: Straight. Fluted. Buttressed. Large. To 50 m. Bark: Smooth light coloured. Slash: White latex. Leaf: Simple. Alternate. Petiole: 0.5 - 1.3 cm. Rounded/slightly angled. Twisted. Lamina: Medium. 6 - 13 × 2.5 - 4.0 cm. Elliptic. Narrowly cuneate; decurrent. Acute/rounded. Entire. Hairy on lower surface; becoming sparsely hairy to glabrous. Domatia: Absent. Glands: Absent. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: Cream. Fascicles in axils. Hermaphrodite. Fruit: Green. Ellipsoid to 4 cm long.


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