Seeds dispersed by animals. Tree of primary or mature secondary forest.
Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Indonesian Common Name
Bendo, Bakil, Danging, Pekalong, Pilang, Talun, Tap, Tekalong, Tarap, Terap, Terap hutan, Terap munyit (Borneo)
Average Leaf Size (cm)
Large (> 35m)
Elevational Range (m)
Native to Indonesia
Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand
Borneo, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku Islands, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra
Coffee Agroforestry Information
Tree Benefits and Uses
The fruits and roasted seeds are edible. The bark is used as fibers and to make basket straps, the latex is used for glue, and the wood is locally used for light construction.
Used by Javan Loris as sleeping tree