Tree to 45 m high, bole to 31 m high and to 160 cm in diameter, sometimes buttressed at the base. Branchlets terete, brownish, in the ultimate parts tomentose, glabrescent, dotted by numerous light brown lenticels. Leaves: Stipules not seen. Inflorescence: Flowers: Stamens 30-45 mm, white with sulphurous anthers, tube 9-15 mm. Ovary solitary, densely tomentose or woolly, c. 3-5 mm; Seeds brown, suborbicular, flat, c. 13 mm in diameter, to 2 mm thick;
Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), N Celebes present
Malesia: N Celebes, Philippines. — .