Parinari oblongifolia Hook.f.,
Fl. Brit. India 2 (1878)
Latin for 'elongate leaves'.
Ferolia oblongifolia (Hook.f.) O.Ktze
Parinarium borneense Merr.
Parinari wallichiana R.Br. ex Hook.f.
Upper canopy tree up to 47 m tall and 78 cm dbh. Stipules dropped early.
Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, glaucous below. Flowers ca. 4 mm in
diameter, yellow, placed in panicles. Fruits ca. 45 mm long, brownish, fleshy
drupes which are reportedly eaten by pigs.
In mixed dipterocarp forests up to 500 m altitude. Usually on alluvial sites
and along rivers, but also present on hillsides. In secondary forests usually
present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.
Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo (Sabah, West-, Central-, South- and
Borneo: Bontak, Dungun, Dungun bukit, Mankudar, Membatu, Mengkudu, Merbatu, Uba