Drypetes pellegrini

Drypetes pellegrini


Putranjivaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Léandri


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 381; Flore Mt Nimba 2: 890


Vouchers

Adam 25651 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Big (?) tree with finely serrated leaves; slash thin, the outer layer orange and gritty; the inner layer pink to red with white streaks (of dilatation tissue?), very scented and very hot to taste. Fruits to 18 mm Ø, in leaf axils, orange with dense orange hairs.

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