Inventory of Bassila forest (North-Benin)

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24 June 2016
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List of plant species recorded during floristic inventory in Bassila forest reserve.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Avakoudjo H. Gracias & Kakpo S. Berlioz, 2013. Inventory of Bassila forest (North-Benin, Afrique de l'Ouest)


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: aa964e65-9a21-4a05-a10e-18311a30c9f7.  GBIF Benin publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Benin.


Occurrence; Observation; Bassila; Forest; Benin


Hospice Gracias Avakoudjo
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Laboratoire des Sciences Forestières/Université d’Abomey-Calavi (LSF/UAC)
bp1651 Abomey-Calavi
229 Abomey-Calavi
96340476 / 94912335
Sunday Berlioz Kakpo
  • Metadata Provider
Laboratoire des Sciences Forestières/Université d’Abomey-Calavi (LSF/UAC)
04bp1005 Cotonou
229 Abomey-Calavi
Sophie Pamerlon
  • Distributor
Biodiversity Data Engineer
GBIF France
MNHN Géologie CP48, 43 rue Buffon
75005 Paris

Geographic Coverage

Bassila (North-Benin)

Bounding Coordinates South West [8.893, 1.623], North East [9.004, 1.657]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2013-11-01 / 2013-11-28

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Akoègninou A., Van der Burg W.J., Van der Maesen L.J.G., Flore Analytique du Bénin. Herbier National du Bénin. 1034 pages; -Hutchinson J., Dalziel J.M., 1954. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Second édition, Vol. I. Part1; 295 pages; -Hutchinson J., Dalziel J.M., 1958. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Second édition, Vol. I. Part 2; 532 pages

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers aa964e65-9a21-4a05-a10e-18311a30c9f7