Vatica micrantha Sloot, Bull. Bot. Gard. Btzg. III, 17 (1942)

Latin for 'small flowered'.

Sub-canopy tree up to 28 m tall and 35 cm dbh. Stem with resin. Stipules ca. 7 mm long. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, petiole and veins on lower leaf surface hairy. Flowers ca. 13 mm in diameter, white-yellowish, placed in panicles. Fruit ca. 6 mm long, green-brown-red, with two ca. 56 mm long wings, wind dispersed.

In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp or keranga forests up to 1100 m altitude. On hillsides and ridges with sandy soils. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.

The timber is used.

Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei, Sabah, East-Kalimantan).

Local names
Borneo: Mansalangan, Rasak gunung, Resak, Resak batu, Resak bulu, Resak hijau, Resak tandok, Tempasak.