Octolepis casearia

Octolepis casearia


Thymelaeaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Octolepis decalepis


Author (Species)

Oliv.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Adansonia, sér. 3; 27: 97


Vouchers

Jansen 1283 (WAG); Stoop – v.d. Kasteele 77 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Shrub or small tree in permanent swamps. Leaves with 6 – 11 pairs of looping laterals; midrib finely channelled above; petiole soon corky, with stiff appressed but soon falling off hairs. Fruit 1 – 1.5 cm across, dehiscent, with dark seeds.

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