Bikinia congensis is a tree with a hemispherical crown; it can grow up to 30 metres tall. The straight, cylindrical bole can be free of branches for 10 metres, up to 100cm in diameter with small buttresses up to 100cm high[
The tree is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine and source of wood.
West tropical Africa - western Congo, western DR Congo, northern Angola.
Evergreen rain-forest, both in areas subject to inundation and areas free from inundation; gregarious; probably at elevations from 200 - 600 metres[
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The bark is used as a medicine against worms[
It has been reported that white edible mushrooms grow on the trunk of this species[
The wood is suitable for joinery[
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