Endiandra ochracea Kosterm., New & Crit. Mal. Pl. 3 (1955)

Latin for 'ochre yellow'.

Sub-canopy tree up to 28 m tall and 75 cm dbh. Stipules absent. Leaves alternate, simple, penni-veined, glabrous, conspicuous reticulate network of tertiary venation. Flowers ca. 5 mm diameter, yellow, placed in panicles. Fruits ca. 33 mm long, green, stony drupes.

In undisturbed mixed dipterocarp forests up to 200 m altitude. Usually found near or along rivers, on sandy soils. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.

Borneo (Sabah, East-Kalimantan).

Local names
Borneo: Medang, Medang alus.