Chassalia elongata

Chassalia elongata


Rubiaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Hutch. & Dalziel


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 2: 192


Vouchers

Cooper 33 (K); Jongkind 5716 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Artabotrys libericus

Artabotrys libericus


Annonaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Diels


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 40


Vouchers

Dinklage 2576 (B)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Alafia parciflora

Alafia parciflora


Apocynaceae


Habit

Liana


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Stapf


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Kew Bull. 52: 807


Vouchers

de Gier 45 (WAG); Sim 25 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Hutchinsonia glabrescens

Hutchinsonia glabrescens


Rubiaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Robyns


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 2: 175


Vouchers

Baldwin 9109 (K); de Wilde 3688 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Eugenia dinklagei

Eugenia dinklagei


Myrtaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Engler & v.Brehm.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 238


Vouchers

Dinklage 2565 (?)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Psychotria baldwinii

Psychotria baldwinii


Rubiaceae


Habit

Herb


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Endangered


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

O.Lachenaud


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Plant Ecology and Evolution 146 (2): 219–233, 2013


Vouchers

Baldwin 11357 (K); Bos 1909 (BR, K, WAG)


Common Name(s)

-


Notes

-

Tetraberlinia tubmaniana

Tetraberlinia tubmaniana


Leguminosae Caes


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Vulnerable


Synonyms

Didelotia ? sp.


Author (Species)

J.Léonard


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Voorhoeve 1965: 212


Vouchers

Bos 2092 (WAG): de Wilde 3836 (BR, K, WAG)


Common Name(s)

tetra (Sikon) (Liberian english/ local name/ trade name) Sinyean (Sapo)


Notes

A gregarious tree of the wet Liberian lowlands, often single dominant, to 42 m high and 100 cm Ø; Base of the tree with low, thick, striate root swellings, never buttresses; bole straight and cylindrical, sometimes with fine branchlets higher up the stem. Bark ashy grey to grey-greenish, smooth when young, fairly rough and shallowly fissured when old, not scaly but with corky pustules. Slash compact fibrous, pale – bright brown, sometimes a bit yellowish. Dead outer layer very thin. Leaves pari-pinnate with 4 – 7 pairs of opposite, rhombic-falcate leaflets; red brown hairs on twigs and rachis; rachis grooved;leaflet opposite;rhombic – falcate; midrib ± diagonal. Fruit a flat, woody pod of 10 – 13 x 4 – 5 cm, with a distinct lateral ridge from the base to the tip, contaioning 1 – 3 disc-shaped seeds. The bark is sensitive to sudden exposure to sunlight, exuding a dark gum when affected. Regeneration in the dense forest present in all layers: seedlings, saplings, pole-stage, young trees. Similar looking trees are Cryptosepalum, Didelotia idea, Brachystegia, and Loesenera. See also PROTA database.

Guibourtia dinklagei

Guibourtia dinklagei


Leguminosae Caes


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(Harms) J.Léonard


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 465


Vouchers

de Gier 19 (WAG); Voorhoeve 1277 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Small tree of river banks or wet forest, with simple and bi-foliolate leaves. Leaf/leaflets with translucent points and ith 2 or more strong basal nerves, and 2 basal glands. Species only known from Liberia.

Gilbertiodendron obliquum

Gilbertiodendron obliquum


Leguminosae Caes


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

(Stapf) J.Léonard


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 477


Vouchers

Whyte s.n. (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-

Begonia fusicarpa

Begonia fusicarpa


Begoniaceae


Habit

Herb


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia (endemic)


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Irmsch.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

WUP 01.2: 103


Vouchers

Baldwin 11417 (K, MO, WAG); Daniels 41 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

-