Decorsella paradoxa

Decorsella paradoxa


Violaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Gymnorinorea abidjanensis


Author (Species)

A.Chevalier


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 758


Vouchers

Jongkind 6933 (WAG); Versteegh 815 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Shrub or small tree with characteristic thin leaves: the darker green nerves stand out against the lighter green blade. Petiole short, to 15 mm, soon corky. Blade about 20 x 7.5 cm, with 7 – 10 pairs of laterals, glaucous or metallic below, frequently pustulate. Margin shallowly dented. Big flowers. Fruit splitting open before ripening, seeds developing on the reflexed valves, about 1 cm, in a sweet orange pulp. Syn.: Gymnorinorea abidjanensis.

Rinorea welwitschii

Rinorea welwitschii


Violaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Rinorea longicuspis; Rinorea elliotii; Rinorea arenicola; Rinorea djalonensis


Author (Species)

(Oliver) O.Ktze.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Kew Bull. 16: 418


Vouchers

Blyden 972 (WAG); Bos 2422 (BR, K, WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree. Leaves obovate with a petiole of more than 2 cm; blade gland-dotted below, with ± 9 pairs of laterals; margin dentate.|Syn.: Rinorea djalonensis

Rinorea dentata

Rinorea dentata


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(P.Beauv.) O.Kuntze


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 104


Vouchers

Dinklage 1785 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Rinorea breviracemosa

Rinorea breviracemosa


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Chipp


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 103


Vouchers

Jongkind 7011 (WAG); Linder 1045 (K, WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Rinorea djalonensis

Rinorea djalonensis


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Unclassified


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

A.Chev. ex H. & D.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Flore Mt Nimba 1: 258


Vouchers

Adam 20158 (P); Adames 778 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Rinorea subintegrifolia

Rinorea subintegrifolia


Violaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(P.Beauv.) O.Kuntze


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 104


Vouchers

Harley s.n. (K); Whyte s.n. (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small understory tree to 4 m in wetter forests. Leaves simple, alternate, variable in form, 5 – 15 cm long, short petiole, glabrous. Blade mostly narrowly elliptic – oblanceolate, with entire or finely serrate margin; 5 – 8 pairs of laterals looping ± halfway the margin.;with swollen base or top;blade with 4 – 8 pairs of laterals.

Rinorea oblongifolia

Rinorea oblongifolia


Violaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(C.H.Wright) Marquand ex Chipp


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 104


Vouchers

Blyden 2096 (WAG); Harley s.n. (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Common small tree to 15 m high; slash with gritty bits. Leaves up to 30 cm long and 13 cm wide, no scalariform venation. Petiole 2 – 3 cm, slightly swollen at the top; blade with 8 – 12 pairs of laterals. See also PROTA database.m long and 13 cm wide, no scalariform venation. Petiole 2 – 3 cm, slight;ly swollen at the top; blade with 8 – 12 pairs of laterals. See also PROTA database.;small tree;

Rinorea lepidobotrys

Rinorea lepidobotrys


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Mildbraed


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Fedde Rep. 18: 96


Vouchers

Stoop v/d Kasteele 247 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Rinorea afzelii

Rinorea afzelii


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Engler


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 103


Vouchers

Bos 2337 (BR, K,WAG); de Gier 213 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Rinorea claessensii

Rinorea claessensii


Violaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution


IUCN Red-List


Synonyms

Rinorea brachypetala/Rinorea rubrotincta


Author (Species)

De Wild.


Rank


Taxon


Author (Sub Species/Variant)


Literature


Vouchers


Common Name(s)


Notes

Shrub or small understory tree to 4 m high, with obovate papery leaves with a long petiole; venation scalariform. Leaves simple, alternate, petiole normal/long, to 5 cm; margin dentate/serrate; blade oblong/obovate, venation often more yellowish than lamina, ± 10 pairs of laterals; venation may seem ± scalariform but on close inspection is not. Note: there are many Rinorea species, difficult to separate without flowers.