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Mammea africana (African mammyapple)

Synonyms: Garcinia golaensis; Mammea ebboro; Mammea gilletii; Mammea giorgiana; Ochrocarpos africana; Pentadesma parviflora


Janka Hardness [2]  1710 lbf (776 kgf) Medium
Leaf Type [1]  Evergreen
Specific Gravity [3]  0.627
Structure [1]  Tree


Cephalophus dorsalis (bay duiker)[4]
Cephalophus silvicultor (yellow-backed duiker)[4]
Epixerus ebii (western palm squirrel)[4]
Funisciurus anerythrus (Thomas's rope squirrel)[4]
Funisciurus isabella (Lady Burton's rope squirrel)[4]
Gorilla beringei (Eastern Gorilla)[4]
Gorilla gorilla (gorilla)[4]
Gorilla gorilla gorilla (Western Lowland Gorilla)[5]
Heliosciurus rufobrachium (red-legged sun squirrel)[4]
Hyemoschus aquaticus (water chevrotain)[4]
Loxodonta cyclotis (African Forest Elephant)[4]
Myosciurus pumilio (African pygmy squirrel)[4]
Otolemur crassicaudatus (greater galago)[6]
Pan paniscus (pygmy chimpanzee)[4]
Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee)[4]
Philantomba monticola (blue duiker)[4]
Protoxerus stangeri (forest giant squirrel)[4]



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1Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
2Wood Janka Hardness Scale/Chart J W Morlan's Unique Wood Gifts
3Chave J, Coomes D, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Swenson NG, Zanne AE (2009) Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Ecology Letters 12: 351-366. Zanne AE, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Coomes DA, Ilic J, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Miller RB, Swenson NG, Wiemann MC, Chave J (2009) Data from: Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Dryad Digital Repository.
4Jorrit 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.
5Gorilla diet in the Lopé Reserve, Gabon: A nutritional analysis; M. Elizabeth Rogers, Fiona Maisels, Elizabeth A. Williamson, Michel Fernandez, and Caroline E.G. Tutin; Oecologia (1990) 84:326-339
6Food and Feeding Habits of the Thick-Tailed Galago (Otelemur crassicaudatus) in Okomu National Park, Edo State, B.N. Ejidike, F.E. Okosodo, Journal of Fisheries International 2 (3): 231-233, 2007
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