Dialium corbisieri is a tree that can grow 30 - 35 metres tall. The bole can be straight or tortuous and up to 100cm in diameter[
The tree is harvested from the wild for local use of its wood.
Tropical Africa - Gabon, Congo, DR Congo, northern Angola.
Flooded forest or on dry ground; swamp- and stream sides[
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The pinkish brown wood is heavy and very hard. It is suitable for purposes such as construction (including in contact with fresh water), heavy flooring, turnery, railway sleepers, tool handles, exterior panelling and joinery, sliced veneer[
The wood is used for fuel and to make charcoal[
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