Tree 8-20 m high, 10-50 cm dbh. Leaves imparipinnate with 2-3(-4) pairs of lateral leaflets; Stipules suborbicular, up to 1.7 by 2.2 cm. Inflorescence usually 4 dyads or tetrads, sometimes a few successive nodes flowering simultaneously; Flowers unisexual and plants dioecious; Capsule with valves 2-2.7 by 1.3-1.5 mm at dehiscence; Seeds c. 0.7 mm long, comose at both ends, the hairs to 1 mm long.
Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), Luzon present, Mindanao present
Malesia: Philippines (Luzon and one record from Mindanao).
2. Flowers described as yellowish or red (Conklin & Buwaya PNH 80387). 1 A distinctive species, because of the combination of a rhomboidal terminal leaflet and longish hairs on several organs (pilose).