Ituridendron bequaertii

Ituridendron bequaertii


Sapotaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

De Wildeman


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 2: 18


Vouchers

Jansen 2096 (WAG); de Wilde 3750 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

A small or medium-sized understory tree in the semi deciduous forest to 25 m. Bark pitted or fissured, slash cream coloured turning pale brown, with white latex. Leaves with a petiole of 1.5 – 4 cm long, 10 – 20 x 4 – 8 cm. Fruits between the leaves or on large branches, disc shaped or ovoid and pointed, with up to 20 seeds.|Syn.: Omphalocarpum pachysteloidesss;big disc shaped fruits on the branches;slash cream turning brown

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