Palaquium dasyphyllum Pierre ex Dubard, Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 56, Mem. 16 (1909)
Latin for 'densely haired leaf'.
Isonandra dasyphylla de Vriese [Illegitimate]
Madhuca dasyphylla Baehni
Palaquium stenophyllum H.J.Lam
Mid-canopy tree up to 31 m tall and 29 cm dbh. Stem with white sap. Stipules
ca. 9 mm long. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, tertiary venation very
beautifully ladder-like, lower surface hairy. Flowers ca. 7 mm diameter, white,
placed in axillary bundles. Fruits ca. 19 mm long, green, drupes.
In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp and sub-montane forests up to 1100 m
altitude. Common on alluvial sites along rivers and streams, but also found on
hillsides and ridges. Usually on clay soils, but also collected on ultrabasic.
In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant.
Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo (throughout the island).
Borneo: Nyatoh, Nyatoh sidang, Nyatu kelincir.