Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Hopea mengarawan
Lumber
Indonesian Common Name
Damar mata kucing , Merawan benar (Sumatra, Kalimantan), Chengal Bulu (Sumatra), Bangkirai Telor (East Kalimantan)
Tree Family
Dipterocarpaceae
Average Leaf Size (cm)
9cm
Length
×
3.75cm
Width
Tree Height
Large (> 35m)
Elevational Range (m)
0–500m
0 3000
Distribution
Native
Exotic
Native to Indonesia

Native to

Region
Asia
SE Asia
Malaysia, Singapore
Indonesia
Borneo, Sumatra

Coffee Agroforestry Information

Coffee System
Robusta
Coffee Impact
Unknown
Prevalence
Common in Coffee Agroforestry
Cultivation
Naturally Occurring Tree
Regeneration
Unknown
Tree Management

Tree Benefits and Uses

Farmer Uses
  • Lumber

It is an important source of merawan timber. It produces a dammar that is considered good quality, and the bark is used for roofing traditional houses.

Farm Services
  • Unknown
Biodiversity Benefits
Unknown