Diospyros maingayi

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Popular Names

  • Indonesia: madang tampuai (Sumatra), aring pahe (Dayak, Kalimantan), maopinang (Kalimantan) (PROSEA)
  • Malaysia: kayu balung ijuk, nyatoh itam (peninsular), mora pinang batu (Sarawak) (PROSEA)

Classification and nomenclature


  • Maba maingayi Hiern (1873)
  • Maba motleyi Hiern (1873) p.p.
  • Diospyros bilocularis Oliv. (1894)

Main uses

wood: ebony

Main references

  • PROSEA 5(2), 1995. Plant resources of South-East Asia. vol. 5(2). Timber trees : minor commercial timbers. ed. by R.H.M.J. Lemmens, I. Soerianegara & W.C. Wong. Leiden/Wageningen, Backhuys/PROSEA. (Bogor, PROSEA, 1995). 655 p.




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