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Rubroshorea curtisii subsp. curtisii


Rubroshorea curtisii (Dyer ex King) P.S.Ashton & J.Heck. subsp. curtisii

Family Name: Dipterocarpaceae
Synonyms: Shorea curtisii Dyer ex King
Common Name: Seraya, Seraya sabut, Meranti lampung


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Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Tree


Native Distribution Peninsula Thailand to Sumatra, North West Borneo
Native Habitat Terrestrial
Preferred Climate Zone Tropical
Local Conservation Status Native to Singapore (Endangered (EN))

Landscaping Features

Landscape Uses Roadside Tree / Palm, Parks & Gardens

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water


References Ashton, P.S. & Heckenhauer, J. (2022). Tribe Shoreae (Dipterocarpaceae subfamily Dipterocarpoideae) finally dissected. Kew Bull. 77: 885–903.

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Master ID 30399
Species ID 4708
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Species record last updated on: 17 March 2023.