Zanthoxylum leprieurii

Zanthoxylum leprieurii


Rutaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Fagara leprieurii


Author (Species)

Guillaumet & Perr.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Taxon 24: 361


Vouchers

Baldwin 7048 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Tree 18 cm dbh with large spines on bole, of dry forests, especially rocky hills. Bark brown with paler vertical lines, with bitter taste. Slash pale brown with paler vertical lines. Leaves collected from low branch with green rachis. Prickles on young twigs straight, less than 3 mm long; leaflets in 5 – 6 subopposite pairs, very gland-dotty, very thin, up to 12 x 4 cm. Note that the blade margin seems to be entire but actually is finely notched, Tip of the leaflets caudate. In the surface spots are present that are translucent points when held against a light source. Syn.: Fagara leprieurii.

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