Pausinystalia lane-poolei

Pausinystalia lane-poolei


Rubiaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(Hutch.) Hutch. ex Lane-Poole


Rank

ssp.


Taxon

lane-poolei


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

B.J.Linn.Soc. 120: 310


Vouchers

Bos 2770 (WAG); Voorhoeve 133 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Tobotueh (Sapo)


Notes

A medium-sized tree of the rainforest, up to 25 m and 60 cm. Ø; bole straight but angular, with characteristic rounded pits in the bark. Twigs with conspicuous scars at nodes but stipules absent (type 0). Slash reddish, thick, and fibrous, with bitter brown exudate. Leaves simple, opposite, pit domatia present; venation lax scalariform. See also PROTA database.