Census of plant species in Toffo forest reserve

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A list of plant species recorded in Toffo area (part of Itchèdè-Toffo forest reserve) through phytosociological survey

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Gagnibo C.N., Gbetoho A.J. and Ganglo J.C., 2004. Phytosociological inventory in Toffo forest reserve, (Adja-Ouèrè township). Laboratory of Forest Sciences (LSF), FSA-UAC.


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Occurrence; Observation; Phytosociology; Plant species; Toffo; Benin


Charles Nounagnon Gangnibo
  • Originator
Laboratory of Forest Sciences
BP: 1493
Alain Jaurès Gbètoho
  • Metadata Provider
Laboratory of Forest Sciences
BP: 1493
Jean Cossi Ganglo
  • Point Of Contact
Laboratory of Forest Sciences
BP: 1493

Geographic Coverage

Itchèdè-Toffo forest reserve: Toffo area (Southern Benin)

Bounding Coordinates South West [6.6, 2.6], North East [6.99, 2.617]

Taxonomic Coverage

Fabales, Asterales, Malvales, Malpighiales, Zingiberales, Rosales, Gentianales, Sapindales, Caryophyllales, Alismatales, Vitales, Poales, Commelinales, Magnoliales, Myrtales, Asparagales, Lamiales, Saxifragales, Solanales, Capparales, Icacinales, Ericales, Polypodiales, Celastrales, Liliales, Ranunculales, Arecales, Violales, Urticales, Santalales, Piperales, Magnoliales

Kingdom Plantae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2004-03-22 / 2004-04-24

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Dossa L., 2004. Phytosciologie appliquée à l'aménagement des forêts: cas de la forêt-classée d'Itchèdè-Toffo, secteur de Toffo (Commune d'Adja-Ouèrè). Thèse d'ingénieur agronome, FSA-UAC, 127 p.

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Alternative Identifiers 69608318-64d6-4267-9bc3-ac1aa47866cd