IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

Comprehensive Description

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Botanical Description

Bole: Straight. Buttressed. Large. To 45 m. Bark: Light brown/grey. Slash: Variable. Yellow/brown/cream with brown streaks. Hard. Granular/fibrous. Leaf: Simple. Alternate. Petiole: 0.3 - 0.6 cm. Lamina: Small. 8 - 16 × 3 - 7 cm. Oblong/elliptic/ovate. Cuneate. Acute/acuminate. Entire. Glabrous. Domatia: Absent. Glands: Absent. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: Cream-green. Axillary. Solitary or in 3 - 5 flowered fasicles. Hermaphrodite. Fruit: Up to 40 clustered green/red monocarps 1.5 - 6 cm long; 0.5 - 0.7 cm wide.


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