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Preliminary studies on Imbrasia oyemensis, a valuable non-wood forest product in Cameroon

Literature: Journal Articles Available at NO COST Ressources en Français - French

Tabi Eckebil, P.P., Verheggen, F., Sonwa, D.J., Vermeulen, C.. 2016. Preliminary studies on Imbrasia oyemensis, a valuable non-wood forest product in Cameroon. Nature et Faune, vol. 30 no. 2, pp. 73-78.

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Affiliations

  • Université de Liège - Agronomie, Bio-ingénierie et Chimie (AgroBioChem) - Entomologie fonctionnelle et évolutive
  • Université de Liège  -  Ingénierie des biosystèmes (Biose) -  Laboratoire de Foresterie des régions trop. et subtropicales
  • FAO Regional Office for Africa

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http://hdl.handle.net/2268/203730

Species Info

Entandrophragma cylindricum

Description

This article's abstract is available in French.

  • This article focuses on the morphological traits of trees that make up the habitat of the non-timber forest product Imbrasia oyemensis, a valuable edible caterpillar.
  • The authors' preliminary results indicate that the caterpillar's primary host is the Sapele tree (Entandrophragma cylindricum).

Geographical Region

  • Central Africa
  • Ecosystems

  • General
  • Country

  • Cameroon
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