Syzygium guineense

Syzygium guineense


Myrtaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Syzygium staudtii


Author (Species)

(Willd.) DC.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 240


Vouchers

Bequaert 103 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

A complex species with three sub-species: Syzygium guineense ssp. guineense: a shrub or small tree of coastal forests; S. guineense ssp. macrocarpum, a small tree of montane forests, in Liberia found in the Nimba area; S. guineense ssp. occidentale: a big high forest tree with a fluted bole, of marshy places in the rainforest; bark dark grey, slash thick. Leaves small and thin papery.The three sub-species have in common: opposite leaves with translucent points and no stipules.

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