Uvariodendron occidentale

Uvariodendron occidentale


Annonaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (likely to occur)


IUCN Red-List

Vulnerable


Synonyms

Uvariodendron mirabile


Author (Species)

Le Thomas


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Adansonia sér. 2, 7: 251


Vouchers

-


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree, to 10 m tall and 15 cm Ø, of new soil or river borders. Bark corky on the outside; slash with lighter and darker brown streak, ‘netted’, fragrant. Big leaves of 20 – 30 x 5 – 10 cm, with a stout, canaliculate petiole. Flowers and fruits on stem and branches; flowers yellow with purple dots. Fruit in bundles of free carpels of about 5 x 2 cm, each carpel with several seeds; in drier forest types. Syn.: Uvariodendron mirabile.

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