Strombosiopsis nana

Strombosiopsis nana


Olacaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution


IUCN Red-List


Synonyms


Author (Species)

Breteler


Rank


Taxon


Author (Sub Species/Variant)


Literature


Vouchers


Common Name(s)


Notes

A small tree or treelet, or shrub, slightly resembling Strombosia pustulata, only known from Liberia. Leaves simple, alternate, petiole 1 – 1.5 cm, thickened at the top, slightly winged; margin entire, apex drip-tipped, mucronate. Blade ± 3-nerved with 2 glands near de base, venation ± scalariform. Flowers white, fruits red, 1.5 x 2 cm, with yellow stripes.

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