Pentace erectinervia Kosterm.,
Commun. Forest Res. Inst. Bogor 87 (1960)
Latin for 'with raised venation'.
Mid-canopy tree up to 32 m tall and 40 cm dbh. Stipules small. Leaves
alternate, simple, tripli-veined, glabrous, whitish below. Flowers ca. 7 mm
diameter, white, placed in panicles. Fruits not seen but probably winged nuts
like the other species in this genus.
In undisturbed to slightly disturbed (open sites) mixed dipterocarp forests
up to 200 m altitude. On hillsides and ridges. In secondary forests usually
present as a pre-disturbance remnant.
The timber is used for construction purpuses.
Borneo (Sabah, East-Kalimantan).