Polyalthia macropoda King, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal Pt. 2 Nat. Hist. 61 (1893)

(Latin for 'long stalk')

Sub-canopy tree up to 24 m tall and 36 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined. Flowers with ca. 15 mm long petals, white-yellow-red, cauliflorous. Fruitlets ca. 38 mm long, yellow, fleshy, placed in apocarp, fruitlets 1-seeded.

Undisturbed forests up to 1000 m altitude. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant.

Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo (East-Kalimantan).

No collections of this species from Borneo are present in the Leiden Herbarium, so either this is a new record for Borneo, or it is wrongly identified.