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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. .


BAILL. 1892 – In: Hist. Pl. p 457
Engl. 1897 – In: E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam. 1. p 143
HIEPKO 1979 – In: Willdenowia. p 23
SLEUM. 1935 – In: E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 16b. p 36