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Pygeum africanum (Red Stinkwood)

Synonyms: Laurocerasus africana; Laurocerasus crassifolia; Prunus africana; Prunus crassifolia; Pygeum crassifolium

Wikipedia Abstract

Prunus africana, or red stinkwood, is an evergreen tree native to the montane regions of sub-Saharan Africa and the islands of Madagascar, Sao Tome, Fernando Po, and Grande Comore at about 900–3,400 m (3,000–10,000 ft) above sea level. The mature tree is 10–25 m (33–82 ft), open-branched, and often pendulous in forest, shorter and with a round crown of 10–20 m (30–70 ft) diameter in grassland.
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Cephalophus natalensis (Natal duiker)[1]
Colobus guereza (Guereza)[1]
Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee)[1]
Philantomba monticola (blue duiker)[1]
Piliocolobus badius (western red colobus)[1]
Potamochoerus porcus (red river hog)[1]
Praomys jacksoni (Jackson's soft-furred mouse)[1]
Tragelaphus scriptus (bushbuck)[1]



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1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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