Polyalthia chrysotricha Ridl.
Latin for 'with golden hairs', referring to the dense indument of the plant.
Understorey tree up to 20 m tall and 25 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves
alternate, simple, penni-veined with pronounced venation. All parts covered with short dense hairs. Flowers with long petals,
yellowish-grey. Fruitlets placed in apocarp.
In undisturbed lowland and montane forests. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant. On the IUCN red list.
Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo.