Icuria dunensis is a tree that can grow up to 40 metres tall. The straight, cylindrical bole can be free of branches for up to 10 metres and 100cm in diameter[
The tree is harvested from the wild for local use of its wood.
East tropical Africa - Mozambique.
In large communities in sandy dunes; forming nearly monospecific forests in the older dunes, on dry-land[
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The bark is stripped to make canoes[
The sapwood, in dry the condition, is a pale yellow to pale pink[
]. The timber is valuable according to one report, whilst another says that it is not durable and that only the saplings are used in traditional house construction[
The wood is used for firewood[
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