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  ton phluang

 

Thailand

This tree, with the botanical designation Dipterocarpus tuberculatus and known in Thai as ton phluang or ton tong teuk, is widely found in the northern Thai province of Mae Hong Son. It is recognizable by its large leaves (fig.).