Horsfieldia xanthina

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Horsfieldia xanthina


Tree 10-30 m. Leaves coriaceous, elliptic to oblong-lanceolate, 8-35 by 3.5-13 cm, base attenuate to rounded, apex subacute to acute-acuminate; Inflorescences behind the leaves, with ± dense hairs 0.1 mm; Fruits (l-)2-6 per infructescence, ellipsoid-obovoid or broadly ovoid, (3.5-)5 by 3-3.5 cm, glabrous;


Asia-Tropical: Borneo present (Sabah present, Sarawak present)
Malesia: Borneo (Sarawak, Sabah); two subspecies, both montane.


Airy Shaw 2000 – In: Tree Fl. Sabah & Sarawak. p 397
Airy Shaw 1996 – In: Blumea. p 381
W.J. de Wilde 1986 – In: Gard. Bull. Sing. p 45