Xylopia parviflora

Xylopia parviflora


Annonaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(A.Rich.) Bentham


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 42


Vouchers

Bos 2754 (K, WAG); van Meer 250 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Sarmentose shrub or medium tree of river borders or swamps; young branches pubescent. Leaves small, 3 – 9 x 2 x 3 cm, ovate/eliptic, rounded base, entire margin, obtuse – slightly acuminate tip. Fruit: about 3 subsessile, stout carpels of 3 -4 cm long and 1.5 cm Ø, on a thick stipe; green, drying black. Seeds overlapping inside the fruit.

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