This species has been wrongly treated as a synonym of Mangifera odorata in the past. It is not even related to that species[
Mangifera oblongifolia is an evergreen tree; it can grow up to 40 metres tall. The bole can be 70cm in diameter[
The tree is harvested from the wild for local use as a food and source of wood.
Southeast Asia - Malaysia, Indonesia.
Lowland, evergreen rainforests[
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]. A yellowish pulp[
]. The green or yellowish green, roundish or mango-shaped fruit is around 10cm long, containing a single, large seed[
The heartwood is a pinkish light brown to a light brick-red; it is not clearly demarcated from the thick band of pale brick-red sapwood. The grain is straight. The wood is not very durable outdoors. It seasons fairly well and works well with ordinary tools. A good timber, used in construction[
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