Small or medium-sized tree to 19 m high; Leaves: Stipules not seen. Petals lanceolate, acute, 2.4-3.5 mm, glabrous. Stamens 4 mm; Ovary sessile, c. 3 mm, glabrous; Seeds usually 10 or 11 per pod, glossy red with a black spot covering the distal 2-3 mm, ± irregularly obovoid-ellipsoid, biconvex, 6-8 by 5-6 by 3-4 mm, areole c. 5 by 4 mm, open towards the hilum, not parallel to the margin.
Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), Luzon present, Mindanao present, Palawan present
Malesia: Philippines (Luzon, Palawan, Mindanao).