Lovoa


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Noun1.Lovoa - genus of African timber trees
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Meliaceae, mahogany family, Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
African walnut, Lovoa klaineana - tropical African timber tree with wood that resembles mahogany
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Segun Taylor (1962), en Costa de Marfil se obtuvieron tasas de crecimiento apropiadas con Khaya ivorensis (3 cm/ano a los 5 anos), Lovoa klaineana (1,9 cm/ano a los 4 anos) y Mimusops eckelii (1,3 cm/ano a los 4 anos).
Lovoa trichilioides, Milicia excelsa, Sterculia rhinopetala, Terminalia superba, Triplochiton scleroxylom, etc.
Four IUCN vulnerable plant species occur in the SNP (IUCN 2003): (1) Garcinia kola, (2) Entandrophragma angolense, (3) Entandrophragma cyclindricum, and (4) Lovoa trichilioides.