Bark is black, rough and scaly. Live bark is 4-10 mm thick. Branchlets are yellowish. Leaves are oblong to lanceolate-oblong and 3 x 9-7 x 20-5 x 22 cm in size. Maleinflorescence is 3-7-flowered. Flowers are 6 mm long, ovoid in bud. Mature ones are 10-15 mm long.There are 4-8 seeds. Seed is up to 25 mm long, elliptical-wedge-shaped.
Monsoon and intermediate forest sub canopy/ along waterways
Wood - boat building, construction, Flowers-medicinal, Fruit-for treating fishing nets and lines to make them durable.