+ Translate
+ Most Popular
The pigeon tick (Argas reflexus): its biology, ecology, and epidemiological aspects
Prevalence of hemoglobin abnormalities in Kebili (Tunisian South)
Lipogranuloma: a preventable complication of dacryocystorhinostomy
Value of basal plasma cortisol assays in the assessment of pituitary-adrenal insufficiency
Bees from the Belgian Congo. The acraensis group of Anthophora
Placing gingival retraction cord
Total serum IgE, allergy skin testing, and the radioallergosorbent test for the diagnosis of allergy in asthmatic children
Acariens plumicoles Analgesoidea parasites des oiseaux du Maroc
Injuries of terminal phalanges of the fingers in children
Biology of flowering and nectar production in pear (Pyrus communis)
Das Reliktvorkommen der Aspisviper (Vipera aspis L.) im Schwarzwald
Hydrological modelling of drained blanket peatland
Pathologic morphology and clinical significance of the anomalous origin of the left circumflex coronary artery from the right coronary artery. General review and autopsy analysis of 30 cases
Cyto genetic analyses of lymphocyte cultures after exposure to calcium cyclamate
Axelrodia riesei, a new characoid fish from Upper Rio Meta in Colombia With remarks concerning the genus Axelrodia and description of a similar, sympatric, Hyphessobrycon-species
Favorable evolution of a case of tuberculosis of pancreas under antibiotic action
RIFM fragrance ingredient safety assessment, Valencene, CAS Registry Number 4630-07-3
Parenteral microemulsions: an overview
Temperate pasture: management for grazing and conservation
Evaluation of a new coprocessed compound based on lactose and maize starch for tablet formulation
Thermal expansion and cracking of three confined water-saturated igneous rocks to 800C
Revision of the genera of the tribe Stigmoderini (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) a discussion of phylogenetic relationships
Anal tuberculosis. Report of a case
Gastric tuberculosis in the past and present
Adaptive responses of the cardiovascular system to prolonged spaceflight conditions: assessment with Holter monitoring

The case of Prunus africana (J. D. Hook) Kalkman - lessons from a non-timber forest product from Mount Cameroon

The case of Prunus africana (J. D. Hook) Kalkman - lessons from a non-timber forest product from Mount Cameroon

International Tree Crops Journal 10(4): 337-346

Bark from Prunus africana trees in moist forests on Mt. Cameroon produces a medicinal extractive that is traded internationally with high economic significance. Because sustainable bark harvesting has been widely abandoned since the early 1990s and because the economic status of the rural population has deteriorated in the area, illegal and destructive debarking became common.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 003964275

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

Related references

Diversité génétique du Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman au Cameroun - Genetic diversity in Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman, Cameroon. Bois et Forets des Tropiques (282): 41-49, 2004

Diversite genetique du Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman au Cameroun. Bois et Forets des Tropiques 282(4): 41-49, 2004

Prunus africana (Hook.f.) Kalkman: the overexploitation of a medicinal plant species and its legal context. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 20(11): 810-822, 2014

The regulatory framework for the exploitation of medicinal plants in Cameroon: The case of Prunus africana on Mount Cameroon. Biodiversity and Conservation 6(10): 1409-1412, 1997

A Review of the Potential of Phytochemicals from Prunus africana (Hook f.) Kalkman Stem Bark for Chemoprevention and Chemotherapy of Prostate Cancer. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Ecam 2017: 3014019, 2017

A Micropropagation Protocol for the Endangered Medicinal Tree Prunus africana (Hook f.) Kalkman: Genetic Fidelity and Physiological Parameter Assessment. Frontiers in Plant Science 11: 548003, 2020

Effect of Indigenous and Introduced Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on Growth and Phytochemical Content of Vegetatively Propagated Prunus Africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman Provenances. Plants 9(1), 2019

Determinants of Farmers Tree Planting Behaviour in the North West Region of Cameroon the Case of Prunus africana Determinants du comportement des agriculteurs de plantation darbres dans la region nordouest du Cameroun le cas de Prunus africana Factores. 2012

Effects of bark harvest and other human activity on populations of the African cherry (Prunus africana) on Mount Oku, Cameroon. Forest Ecology and Management 258(7): 1121-1128, 2009

The potential contribution of non-timber forest product extraction to tropical forest conservation and development: lessons from a case study of bamboo utilisation in a Sierra Madre community, the Philippines. Journal of Bamboo and Rattan 1(1): 77-94, 2001

Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkm. Fitoterapia 68(3): 205-218, 1997

Desiccation and storage of Prunus africana seeds (Hook. f.) Kalkm. Comparative storage biology of tropical tree seeds: 67-74, 2005

The Political Ecology of "Prunus Africana" in Cameroon. Area 35(4): 357-370, 2003

Non-timber forest product extraction in Amazonia: lessons from development organizations. Advances in Economic Botany 9: 87-99, 1992

Prunus africana: striving for sustainable and equitable resource management in Cameroon. Medicinal Plant Conservation 5: 15-18, 1999