Endiandra kingiana Gamble, Kew Bull. (1910)

Named after G. King [1840-1909], a British physician and botanist.

Sub-canopy tree up to 29 m tall and 54 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, densely hairy below. Flowers ca. 3 mm diameter, white, placed in panicles. Fruits ca. 50 mm long, brown, stony drupes.

In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp forests up to 100 m altitude. On ridges. Usually on sandy soils, but also on clay and limestone. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.

Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei, East-Kalimantan), Celebes.

Local names
Borneo: Medang.