Beilschmiedia glabra Kosterm., Reinwardtia 7 (1965)

Latin for 'glabrous'.

Understorey tree up to 17 m tall and 50 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves alternate to opposite, simple, penni-veined, glabrous. Flowers not seen. Fruits ca. 33 mm long, rusty brown, fleshy drupes.

In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp forests up to 600 m altitude. Often along rivers. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.

Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo (Sarawak, Sabah, Central- and East-Kalimantan).