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Useful Tropical Plants

Chytranthus mannii

Hook.f.

Sapindaceae

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General Information

Chytranthus mannii is a small tree growing up to 5.5 metres tall.
The edible fruit is gathered from the wild for local consumption. It is sold in local markets[
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Trees must be planted if the resource is to be harvested sustainably over the long term. The plant is classified as 'Near Threatened' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2011)[
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Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

West tropical Africa - Sao Tomé and Principe.

Habitat

Not known

Properties

Conservation StatusNear Threatened
Edibility Rating *  *
HabitTree
Height4.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

Fruit - raw[
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Title
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.iucnredlist.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
A list of plants under threat and facing possible extinction, usually with brief details of the threats and information on habitat.
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Medicinal

None known

Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
Cite as: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. tropical.theferns.info. 2024-05-28. <tropical.theferns.info/viewtropical.php?id=Chytranthus+mannii>

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