Placodiscus pseudostipularis

Placodiscus pseudostipularis


Sapindaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Endangered


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Radlk.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 720


Vouchers

Goll 91 (WAG); Stoop – v.d. Kasteele 327 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Fairly common understory tree of the rainforest, to 15 m high and 20 cm Ø, with a grey, roughish bark and pale slash. Leaves with 1 or 2 pairs of glabrous leaflets, the lower pair often clasping the twig, like leafy stipules. Fruit obliquely ellipsoid or 2-lobed, to 3 cm long, with short hairs.

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