Boraginaceae

Guild: pi

Life form: medium-sized tree Max. height: 20 m (Hawthorne & Jongkind 2004) Max. diameter: 30 cm (herbarium) Leaf: alternate, simple, elliptic, mesophyll (4-8 x 820 cm), entire, coriaceous, pubescent at lower surface

Inflorescence: axillary or terminal, branched Flower: small; white

Fruit: fleshy, narrowly obovoid (0.6 x 1 cm), white to greyish; 4 seeds

Other: it is low branching, often with epicormic shoots.

Distribution

Continent: Upper Guinea endemic Upper Guinea: Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana Distribution type: continuous, regional, present in 10 30' cells, distribution range is 555 km Forest type: evergreen forest, semi-deciduous evergreen forest, secondary forest

Habitat

It occurs in mature and secondary forests, and sometimes along river borders (herbarium).

Timing: flowering period from April to August, fruiting period from May to September (De Koning 1983)

Data sources

FWTA, Hall & Swaine (1981), De Koning (1983), Hawthorne (1990), Hawthorne & Jongkind (2004)

Timing: flowering period from April to August, fruiting period from May to September (De Koning 1983)

Data sources

FWTA, Hall & Swaine (1981), De Koning (1983), Hawthorne (1990), Hawthorne & Jongkind (2004)

spp

n

Open (n)

Altitude

River

Coast

Mean Annual Rainfall

Soil CMK

Soil WHC

>500m

<2km

<5km

D

M

W

VW

L

M

H

L

M

H

E.t

17

11

(9) 0

41

6

47

35

18

0

6

41

53

24

6

59

All

46333

37

4

39

7

37

29

24

10

6

69

25

36

13

39

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