Ptychopetalum anceps

Ptychopetalum anceps


Olacaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Oliver


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 647


Vouchers

Bos 2098 (BR, K, WAG); Jongkind 7119 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Common rainforest shrub with remarkable bright red cherry-like fruits. Branchlets acutely angled or strongly winged, especially towards the nodes. Leaves often cordate around twigs..;small tree;young twigs strongly winged towards the nodes;

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