Chionanthus africanus

Chionanthus africanus


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (likely to occur)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Linociera africana


Author (Species)

(Knobl.) Stearn


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

B.J.Linn.Soc. 80: 197


Vouchers

-


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Twisted, branchy tree, mostly on hills and rocky riversides in the dry semi-deciduous forest zone. Slash thick and soft, cream and brown mottled, darkening, with slight iodine smell; twigs corky with conspicuous lenticels. Leaves simple, opposite, no stipules; petiole short, yellow; blade obovate, acuminate, cuneate at base; with entire, ± recurved margin; 9 – 12 pairs of laterals with pitand tuft domatia. Syn.: Linociera africana.

Olea capensis

Olea capensis


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (likely to occur)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Olea hochstetteri/Olea guineensis


Author (Species)

Linné


Rank

ssp.


Taxon

hochstetteri


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

(Baker) Friis & Green


Literature

Kew Bull. 41: 36


Vouchers

-


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree of montane forests; opposite leaves 7 – 18 x 3 – 5.5 cm, coriaceous, on the underside with numerous little pits. Midrib prominent beneath; 8 – 10 pairs of vague laterals; finer venation hardly visible. Syn.: Olea hochstetteri/Olea guineensis.

Chionanthus mannii

Chionanthus mannii


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Linociera mannii


Author (Species)

(Solereder) Stearn


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

B.J.Linn.Soc. 80: 199


Vouchers

Dinklage 2818 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Rainforest tree, mostly in riverain forest; leaves simple, opposite, with short petiole, no stipules. Slender twigs and petiole soon white-corky. Blade with cuneate base, entire margin, acuminate/caudate tip; 6 – 9 pairs of laterals, impressed above, with or withhout domatia, but if so without tufts of hairs. Short, axial, inflorescences up to 2.5cm long; fruit ± elliptical/rounded, about 1.5 cm, red when ripe, with one seed. Syn.: Linociera mannii.

Jasminum pauciflorum

Jasminum pauciflorum


Oleaceae


Habit

Liana


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: 50


Vouchers

Bos 1878 (K, WAG); Leeuwenberg 4852 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Jasminum cuneatum

Jasminum cuneatum


Oleaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (near endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Jongkind


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Adansonia, sér. 3, 32 (1) : 141-143


Vouchers

Linder 1155 (K); Linder 1172 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Chionanthus niloticus

Chionanthus niloticus


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution


IUCN Red-List


Synonyms


Author (Species)


Rank


Taxon


Author (Sub Species/Variant)


Literature


Vouchers


Common Name(s)


Notes

Shrub or small tree of gallery forests, to 15 m high and 40 cm Ø. Leaves opposite, up to 18 x 8 cm; 8 – 10 pairs of laterals, prominent beneath, with glandular pits and/or hair domatia in the axils; leaf pitted beneath with numerous small pits. Fruit ellipsoid, about 2 x 1.2 cm. Syn.: Linociera nilotica

Schrebera arborea

Schrebera arborea


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution


IUCN Red-List


Synonyms


Author (Species)

A. Chev.


Rank


Taxon


Author (Sub Species/Variant)


Literature


Vouchers


Common Name(s)


Notes

A tree of the northern edges of the closed forest, small to medium-sized, to 25 m high and 60 cm Ø, with a straight, smooth stem with thin rectangular bark flakes. Opposite leaves 8 – 18 x 4.5 – 12 cm, petiole up to 3 cm long. Blade with 7 – 10 pairs of laterals; finer venation indistinct. Fruit woody, pear-shaped, opening with two valves, containing 2 winged seeds. See also PROTA database.

Chionanthus spec.A

Chionanthus spec.A


Oleaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

new species?


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

-


Vouchers

Goll 77 (WAG); van Meer 385 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Jasminum dichotomum

Jasminum dichotomum


Oleaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Vahl


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 2: 50


Vouchers

Barker 1405 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-