Forest Species Lexicons (local and scientific names)
WEST AFRICA
Senegal - French, Wolof, Mindingue, Peulh (Word 980 Kb)
Sierra Leone - Limba (Word 180Kb)
Link to West African plants - A Photo Guide - Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg
CENTRAL-SOUTH AFRICA
Central African Republic Timber Market names - (Word 93Kb)
Congo-Brazzaville: Kouilou Province - scanned (Word 1350Kb)
Congo-Brazzaville: Timber Market names - scanned (Word 630Kb)
Zambia - Cinyanja/ Eastern Province  (Word 100Kb)
MORE LINKS TO ON-LINE SPECIES DATABASES that include AFRICA
Protabase - Access to webdatabase on useful plants of Tropical Africa
Medicinal plants of Nigeria (University of Lagos - list of scientific names/ alphabetical gallery format
World Agroforestry Center name search
Woodbin Woodworking info on species names and properties
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Herbarium
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