Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid, Vol 59, No 2 (2001)

Study of non timber forestry products in three markets of Equatorial-Guinea

Crisantos Obama Ondo
Herbario Nacional de Guinea Ecuatorial, Delegación del Ministerio de Bosques y Medio Ambiente, Equatorial Guinea


The presence of vegetable oils, wild fruits, spices, medicinal plants, plant stimulants and melongos in the markets of Ebibeyín, Bata and Malabo of Equatorial-Guinea have been studied, as remarkable non-wood forest products from these markets. The possible impact of the uses of these products on the natural environments are discussed. Some suggestions about the improvement and development of the non-wood forest products in Equatorial-Guinea are given.


non-wood forest products; market; deforestation; tropical rainforest; Equatorial-Guinea

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