Family - Moraceae - Artocarpus cumingiana Trec.
|Artocarpus cumingiana Trec.|
|Artocarpus ovata Blanco|
|Anobion (Pamp.)||Buriuas (Tagb.)||Kanubling (Bik.)|
|Anobling (Tag.)||Indang (Tag.)||Koliung (Ting.)|
|Anobung (Tag.)||Kalauahan (Bon.)||Kubi (Bis., Tag.)|
|Anubing (Tag., Bik., Bis.)||Kamandag (Neg.)||Obien (Ilk.)|
|Anubling (Tag.)||Kanabling (Bik.)||Tugap (Neg.)|
|Bayuko (P. Bis.)||Kanet (Tag.)||Ubien (Ilk., Ibn.)|
Anubing is a tree reaching a height of 30 meters and a diameter of about 100 cm. Leaves are oblong or subelliptic, 20 to 30 cm long, and 6 to 10 cm wide, hairy, pointed or slightly heart-shaped at the base. Petioles are 1 to 2 cm long. Male spikes are pear-shaped and 1 to 2 cm long. Female heads are rounded and nearly 2 cm in diameter. Fruit is about 10 cm long, with the anthocarp extending into brownish, hairy appendages or tails. Seeds are ellipsoid and embeded in whitish, more or less gummy meat.
Species found only in the Philippines.
In forests at low and medium altitudes from northern Luzon to Palawan and Mindanao.
– Bark is boiled and used for stomach aches.