Alsodeiopsis villosa

Alsodeiopsis villosa


Icacinaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Keay


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 637


Vouchers

Jongkind 5497 (WAG); Stoop – v.d. Kasteele 264 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Usually a shrub but sometimes a small tree. Twigs with stiff brown hairs; fruits, hanging down, orange when ripe, stiff brown-hairy,fleshy. Note the unequal-sided leaf base. Twigs (always?) zigzaggy. Leaves shiny above, with brown hairs on the midrib beneath. Flower: calyx green/pale yellow, corolla nearly white to yellowish/brownish. Fruits orange when ripe, about 2 cm long, pendulous.

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