Garcinia parvifolia (Miq.) Miq.,
Ann. Mus. Lugd. Bat. 1 (1864)
Latin for 'small leaves'.
Garcinia globulosa Ridl.
Garcinia tetangies Boerl.
Rhinostigma parvifolium Miq.
Sub-canopy tree up to 25 m tall and 23 cm dbh. Stem with white to yellow
latex. Leaves opposite, simple, penni-veined, glabrous, venation inconspicuous.
Flowers ca. 9 mm diameter, white-yellow, placed in leaf axils. Fruits ca. 17 mm
diameter, yellow-orange, fleshy berry, seeds with aril.
In lightly disturbed and undisturbed mixed dipterocarp and swamp forests up
to 800 m altitude. Mostly on hillsides and ridges, but also on alluvial sites
and along rivers.
The wood is used. Resin source. The fruits are edible but sour.
Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei,
Sabah, West-, Central- and East-Kalimantan), Celebes, Moluccas, New Guinea.
Borneo: Entelang, Ete, Gandis, Kandis, Kedundong, Kumanjing, Kundong.