Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Artocarpus elasticus
Food
Lumber
Product
Indonesian Common Name
Bendo, Bakil, Danging, Pekalong, Pilang, Talun, Tap, Tekalong, Tarap, Terap, Terap hutan, Terap munyit (Borneo)
Tree Family
Moraceae
Average Leaf Size (cm)
37.5cm
Length
×
22.5cm
Width
Tree Height
Large (> 35m)
Elevational Range (m)
0–1500m
0 3000
Distribution
Native
Exotic
Native to Indonesia

Native to

Region
Asia
SE Asia
Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand
Indonesia
Borneo, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku Islands, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra

Coffee Agroforestry Information

Coffee System
Robusta
Coffee Impact
Unknown
Prevalence
Unknown
Cultivation
Planted
Regeneration
Regenerates Naturally
Tree Management

Seeds dispersed by animals. Tree of primary or mature secondary forest.

Tree Benefits and Uses

Farmer Uses
  • Food
  • Lumber
  • Product

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.

Farm Services
  • Unknown

Maintains water quality and regulation.

Biodiversity Benefits
Yes

Used by Javan Loris as sleeping tree