Nothaphoebe foetida (Kosterm.)
Kosterm., Reinwardtia 7 (1968)
Latin for 'smelling bad'.
Alseodaphne foetida Kosterm.
Mid-canopy tree up to 31 m tall and 61 cm dbh. Twigs conspicuously white.
Stipules absent. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, glabrous, long
petioles. Flowers ca. 2.5 mm diameter, yellow-brown, placed in panicles. Fruits
ca. 40 mm long, green, drupes.
In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp forests up to 300 m altitude. On hillsides
and ridges with sandy to clay soils. In secondary forests usually present as a
pre-disturbance remnant tree.
Borneo (Sarawak, East-Kalimantan).
Borneo: Medang, Medang lilin, Medang tanduk.