Alseodaphne oblanceolata (Merr.)
Kosterm., Reinwardtia 7 (1968)
Latin for 'obovate', i.e. leaf with greatest width above the middle of
Beilschmiedia elmeri Merr.
Beilschmiedia oblanceolata Merr.
Dehaasia oblanceolata (Merr.) Kosterm.
Upper canopy tree up to 42 m tall and 72 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves
alternate, simple, penni-veined, glabrous, whitish below. Flowers ca. 2.5 mm
diameter, white-yellow, placed in panicles. Fruits ca. 22 mm diameter, yellow,
fleshy drupes on swollen, warty, yellow-red fruit stalks.
In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp and sub-montane forests up to 1500 m
altitude. Usually on hillsides and ridges with sandy to clay soils, but also on
or near limestone. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance
The wood is used.
Borneo (throughout the island).
Borneo: Madang, Marsihung, Medang, Medang puteh, Medang sisek.