Afraegle paniculata

Afraegle paniculata


Rutaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (likely to occur)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(Schum. & Thonning) Engler


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 687


Vouchers

-


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

A small tree to 15 m and 40 cm Ø, with strong thorns of about 5 cm long, in deciduous forest but often planted in villages; fragrant, white flowers and hard-shelled, orange like fruits of 5 – 10 cm across. Leaves mostly trifoliolate, sometimes bifoliolate or unifoliolate; if only simple leaves are seen, compare with Aeglopsis chevalieri, a small tree. The middle leaflet with distinctly longer petiolule. Margin entire.

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