Morinda lucida

Rubiaceae
Habit
Tree
Fern
No
Predominant Habitat
Forest
Geographic Distribution
Liberia
IUCN Red-List
Not assessed
Synonyms
-
Author (Species)
Bentham
Rank
-
Taxon
-
Author (Sub Species/Variant)
-
Literature
FWTA 2: 189
Vouchers
Jansen 1408 (BR, K, WAG); van Meer 346 (BR, MO, WAG)
Common Name(s)
Not Known
Notes
Can grow into a tree of 15 m and 40 cm Ø; tree of the coastal zone and coastal savannas, but also growing in the northern savannas. Twigs loopy, swollen at nodes, often one leaf at a node missing. Leaves simple, opposite, interpetiolar stipules ± type 4 but soon falling; tuft domatia. Wood yellow, the roots used for a yellow dye. See also PROTA database.