Duguetia staudtii

Duguetia staudtii


Annonaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Pachypodanthium staudtii


Author (Species)

(Engler & Diels) Chatrou


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Chatrou, 1998: 70


Vouchers

van Dillewijn 53 (WAG); van Harten 18 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Medium-sized tree to 35 m and 90 cm Ø with a straight or slightly swollen base and a long, straight, cylindrical bole. Crown fairly small, open, with nearly horizontal branches; twigs and distichous leaves drooping, giving the crown a characteristic drooping habit. Bark shallowly and longitudinally fissured, thick and soft; slash strongly fragrant, ochre-brown, turning darker on exposure. The high wood rays are easily recognized in the slash. Fruit an angled globular mass of loosely united, ribbed carpels, 3 – 4 cm Ø. See also PROTA database. Syn.: Pachypodanthium staudtii.

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