Magnistipula butayei

Magnistipula butayei


Chrysobalanaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Hirtella butayei


Author (Species)

De Wildeman


Rank

ssp.


Taxon

sargosii


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

(Pellegr.) F.White


Literature

BJBB 46: 281


Vouchers

Adam 20814 (P)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Forest tree to 30 m, without buttresses, favoring swampy areas in the rainforest or coastal zone. Slash purple-red. Mature fruits hairy with the taste and size of an apple. Leaves simple, alternate, with small glands at base of the blade.