Census of secondary forest of Itchèdè-Toffo (Southern Benin)

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List of species recorded in the holes created by trees uprootied, cutted down or died in the nutural Itchèdè-Toffo forest

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Hounsa M. A. F. and Ganglo C. J., 2016. Census of sencondary forest of Itchede-Toffo. Laboratory of Forest Sciences, FSA-UAC.


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Occurrence; Observation; Itchèdè-Toffo forest; Uprooting and snapping of trees; holes; phytocoenose; synusa; natural regeneration; Benin


Michael Hounsa
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Laboratoire des Sciences Forestières/Université d’Abomey-Calavi (LSF/UAC)
229 Abomey-Calavi
Jean Cossi Ganglo
  • Metadata Provider
Laboratoire des Sciences Forestières/Université d’Abomey-Calavi (LSF/UAC)
229 Abomey-Calavi
Sophie Pamerlon
  • Distributor

Geographic Coverage

South Benin

Bounding Coordinates South West [6.983, 2.6], North East [7.017, 2.633]

Taxonomic Coverage

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Bibliographic Citations

  1. Hounsa M. A. F., 2011. Contribution à la gestion durable de la forêt classée d'Itchèdè-Toffo (Commune d'Adja-ouèrè) : Etude des caractéristiques écologiques et structurales des trouées de chablis. Mémoire du Diplôme d'Ingénieur de Conception, Ecole Polytechnique d'Abomey-Calavi, Université d’Abomey Calavi, 120p
  2. Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W. J., & van der Maesen, L. J., 2006. Flore Analytique du Bénin. Adjakidjè, V., Essou, P., Sinsin, B., et H. Yédomonhan (Ed). Backhuys Publishers, 1034p

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