Kekatong is the product of Cynometra elmeri, C.iripa, C.malaccensis, C.mirabilis and C.ramiflora. The timber seasons moderately slowly without degrade except for some end-checking.
- Density: 880-1155 kg/m3
- Heartwood: red brown or claret-red in colour and is attractively steaked with lighter coloured layers and often has a small brown black corewood.
- Sapwood: not well defined
- the grain is fairly straight or only shallowly interlocked
- texture is moderately fine and even