Small trees; Leaves glabrous, coriaceous-fleshy, in dry state hard and brittle. Inflorescences mostly on the main trunk but also on branches and even in the axils of the uppermost leaves. Flowers in panicle-like branched inflorescences; Flowers 4- or 5-merous.
Asia-Tropical: Borneo present; Malaya present; Philippines (Philippines present); Thailand (Thailand present), SE. Asia present, West Malesia present
Monotypic, SE. Asia (Indochina, Thailand) and West Malesia: Malaya, Borneo, and the Philippines. .