Undershrubs, up to 2 m tall. Leaves simple, opposite decussate; petioles ca. 1-2.5 cm long; lamina ca. 10-25 x 5-15 cm, broadly obovate, oblanceolate, cuneate at base, acute at apex, entire, chartaceous; secondary nerves 14-18 pairs, sub parallel. Flowers ca 0.3 cm across, white or greenish-white, in peduncled axillary or terminal cymes. Fruits ellipsoid, reddish brown; pyrenes with 4 sharp dorsal ridges.
MS Nov,2018/09 Psychotria sp. ? for identification : 11 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Location : Lungkulh, Mizoram
Thanks, … What are the species reported from your area?
Also check species available at
Fruits also look similar.
MS,Oct, 2021/33 Rubiceae ? for id: 1 high res. image.
Location : Ailawng
Date : 20-05-2019
Habit : Small shrub ?
Habitat : Wild
Any keys, …?
Leaves appear closer to your images at Psychotria monticola Kurz
Let us keep it as Psychotria monticola only until we have more details and pyrene.
References: Catalogue of Life POWO The Plant List Ver.1.1 WCSP IPNI GBIF– Specimen from India (High resolution specimens) Flora of peninsular India India Biodiversity Portal IBIS Flora (FBI)