Psychotria polytricha Miq., Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 287 (1857)
Species name meaning 'densely hairy'.
Psychotria laxiflora var. lepidota Korth.
Psychotria rufipila Valeton
Psychotria trichophlebia Merr.
Uragoga polytricha (Miq.) Kuntze
Small shrub. All parts densely hairy. Leaves opposite with elongate stipule between each pair of leaves. The leaves with ca. 9 secondary
looping veins, very conspicuous on lower leaf surface. With terminal branched inflorescences. Flowers small, green-white. Fruits are berries
filled with small seeds.
In forest understoreys, at least up to 250 m elevation.