Combretum calobotrys

Combretum calobotrys


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (near endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Engler & Diels


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 273


Vouchers

Dinklage 1862 (BM); Jansen 984 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Combretum mildbraedii

Combretum mildbraedii


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (likely to occur)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Combretum demeusei


Author (Species)

Hutchinson & Dalziel


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Fl. Cameroun 25: 42


Vouchers

-


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Laguncularia racemosa

Laguncularia racemosa


Combretaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Wetland


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Least Concern


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Gaertner


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 281


Vouchers

Bos 2298 (WAG); de Wilde 2361 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree of the mangrove forests with obovate, leathery leaves of 6 – 10 x 4 – 5 cm and few, poorly visible laterals; rounded at both ends, with two glands on the petiole. Fruits like little cigars of about 2 cm, slightly angular.

Combretum cuspidatum

Combretum cuspidatum


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Planchon ex Bentham


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 272, pro parte; Fl. Gabon: 32


Vouchers

Jansen 2555 (WAG); Versteegh 769 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Combretum oyemense

Combretum oyemense


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Exell


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Fl. Gabon 35: 69


Vouchers

Baldwin 10590 (K); Jongkind 6784 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Terminalia superba

Terminalia superba


Combretaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Engler & Diels


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 277


Vouchers

Voorhoeve 226 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Gweng (Gio) frake (limba afara) (Liberian english/ local name/ trade name) béyeetee (Mano) gwen (Mano) Bleeyeepoeh (Sapo)


Notes

A tall tree of the drier forest zones in Liberia, both in high forest and secondary forest. Tree with well-developed buttresses when mature; crown with a storied structure. Smooth grey bark when young, then shallowly grooved when growing older, becoming scaly . Slash soft-fibrous, brownish outside, pale yellow inside. Leaves simple, alternate, clustered at end of the twigs. Petiole medium, flattened above, sometimes with a pair of glands halfway. Blade obovate, 6 – 17 x 3 – 7 cm, with entire margin, rounded or shortly and abruptly acuminate, long cuneate and decurrent at base. Fruits transversely winged little nuts, 4 – 7 cm wide, glabrous, golden brown. Tree deciduous; new leaves reddish. See also PROTA database.

Pteleopsis hylodendron

Pteleopsis hylodendron


Combretaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Mildbraed


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 275; Flore Mt Nimba 1: 381


Vouchers

Adam 20795 (P); Adam 21238 (P)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Tall forest tree in the semi deciduous forest, with a heavy narrowly buttressed base, resembling Terminalia ivorensis. Bark grooved/scaly. Slash soft and fibrous, yellowish/purplish, soon darkening. Leaves simple, alternate, small, narrowly elliptic, with knotted vein glands, alternate or sub-opposite. Finer venation vague. Fruits 2-winged.

Combretum sordidum

Combretum sordidum


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Exell


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 272


Vouchers

Adam 21487 (MO)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Combretum grandiflorum

Combretum grandiflorum


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

G.Don


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 273


Vouchers

Baldwin 6607 (K); Bos 2881 (WAG);


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Combretum platypterum

Combretum platypterum


Combretaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(Welwitsch) Hutch. & Dalziel


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 274; Fl. Gabon: 75


Vouchers

Jongkind 6437 (WAG); Leeuwenberg 4706 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-