Dimocarpus longan Lour.
Loureiro, J. (1790) Flora Cochinchinensis : 233. Type: Neotype: Lioa & Kuo 1598, Taiwan, Tafu, Miaoli, 12 - 7 - 1965 (L; iso : TAI).
Usually a small tree.
First pair of leaves compound with 2-4 leaflets. At the tenth leaf stage: leaflet blades somewhat unequal-sided and attenuate at the base, apex acuminate. Midrib raised on the upper surface; lateral veins curving just inside the blade margin but not forming definite loops. Seed germination time 10 days.
An introduced species originally from China, widely cultivated in Australia and now naturalised in NEQ. Altitudinal range from sea level to 750 m. Grows on farmland and in rain forest regrowth.