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PROSEA Handbook Number

5(3): Timber trees; Lesser-known timbers


Actinodaphne glomerata (Blume) Nees

This article should be read together with the article on the genus: Actinodaphne in the Handbook volume indicated above in this database.


Litsea glomerata (Blume) Blume, Tetranthera hypoglauca Miq.

Vernacular Names

Indonesia: huru dapung, huru meuhmal (Sundanese). Malaysia: medang serai (Peninsular).


Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Borneo and West and Central Java.


M.S.M. Sosef

Correct Citation of this Article

Sosef, M.S.M., 1998. Actinodaphne glomerata (Blume) Nees. In: Sosef, M.S.M., Hong, L.T. and Prawirohatmodjo, S. (Editors): Plant Resources of South-East Asia No 5(3): Timber trees; Lesser-known timbers. PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia. Database record:

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