Trichoscypha cavalliensis is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 20 metres tall. The straight bole is up to 20cm in diameter[
The plant is harvested from the wild for local use of its wood.
Mining, logging and the establishment of industrial plantations have caused the decline of a significant proportion of this forest type. The plant is classified as 'Vulnerable' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2013)[
West tropical Africa - Guinea to Ghana.
An understorey plant in rain forests and wet evergreen forests[
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The wood is very durable. It is used for making rice mortars and as poles in the construction of traditional houses[
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