Zanthoxylum rubescens

Zanthoxylum rubescens


Rutaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Fagara rubescens


Author (Species)

Planchon ex Hooker f.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Taxon 24: 361


Vouchers

Jansen 948 (BR, MO, WAG); van Meer 102 (MO, WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree or straggling shrub in semi deciduous or rainforest. Leaves over 50 cm long, with a flattened or slightly winged rachis and 9 – 13 leaflets. Laterals impressed above; margin seemingly entire but finely notched. Prickles soon recurved, 3 – 5 mm long. Leaflets often reddish above near the rachis, with many translucent dots and serrated towards the top.

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