Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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The 'top 10' species in Cameroon: a survey of farmers' views on trees.

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Results are reported from a survey of 5 villages. The 10 preferred species identified were (in descending order of preference): Irvingia gabonensis, Baillonella toxisperma, Dacryodes edulis, Elaeis guineensis, Ricinodendron heudelotii, Alstonia boonei, Guibourtia demensei [G. demeusii], Entandrophragma cylindricum, Garcinia lucida and Chlorophora excelsa [Milicia excelsa].