Parashorea macrophylla is an evergreen tree with a dense, diffuse crown; it can grow up to 50 metres tall. The straight, cylindrical bole can be up to 100cm in diameter[
The tree is harvested from the wild for its wood, which is used locally and also exported.
The plant is classified as 'Critically Endangered' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2013)[
Southeast Asia - Brunei, Malaysia (only in Borneo).
Moist, clay-rich soils[
]. Mixed dipterocarp forest, growing on moist lower slopes and periodically flooded alluvium, along the inland rivers, on clay soils, at elevations up to 300 metres[
|Conservation Status||Critically Endangered
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A large timber tree[
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