Taxon: Shorea stenoptera Burck

Genus: Shorea
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 401862
Place of publication: Meded. Lands Plantentuin 3:11. 1886
Name Verified on: 12-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Apr-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: potential as flavoring (fide Blicher-Mathiesen, Econ Bot 48:237-238.)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Males)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Kalimantan; Malaysia - Sarawak

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Blicher-Mathiesen, U. 1994. Borneo Illipe, a fat product from different Shorea spp. (Dipterocarpaceae) Econ. Bot. 48:240.
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):403.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)

Check other web resources for Shorea stenoptera Burck :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.