Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Woods of São Tomé. Anatomical and physical characteristics.

Abstract

A study of 18 indigenous and introduced species (each illustrated with an unpaginated black and white plate), including data on ray, vessel and fibre dimensions, wood density, shrinkage and fibre saturation point: Albizia falcata [A. falcataria]; A. lebbek; Artocarpus communis; A. integrifolia [A. heterophyllus]; Carapa procera; Celtis mildbraedii; Chrorophora excelsa [? Chlorophora excelsa]; Dacryoides edulis [Dacryodes edulis]; Fagara macrophylla [Zanthoxylum gillettii]; Harungana madagascariensis; Mammea africana; Manilkara multinervis; Morinda lucida; Pentaclethra macrophylla; Phyllanthus discoideus; Pycnanthus angolensis; Scytopetalum kamerunianum; and Staudtia kamerunensis.