The unusual leaves of  a  juvenile sapling of F. diamantiphylla next to the  trail to the temple at Matang. These photos are believed to be the first photographic record of Ficus diamantiphylla  a very rare Borneo endemic fig so far known only from Sarawak and Brunei. See below for a  similar collection from Kapit.

Photos by Elliot Gardner taken on 17 February 2020. Collection # EG 2020 895. Part of a project entitled Ethnobotany and ethnotaxonomy of Moraceae in Sarawak supported by the National Parks Board of Singapore

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Ficus diamantiphylla:  The underside of the leaf  is covered with a dense felt of very short white hairs.

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Ficus diamantiphylla at Matang, Kuching 17 February 2020.
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Ficus diamantiphylla at Matang, Kuching 17 February 2020.
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A probably example of  Ficus diamantiphylla from  Sg Seranau, Rumah Janin, Lubok Baya, Kapit District Sarawak. Collected by Elliot Gardener  on 13 February 2020. Collection # 2020 873