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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Annonaceae — a number of evergreen trees from the savannas of Africa.
Garcinia hermonii followed by Xylopia championii invariably dominate the understory tree stratum, a range of species dominate the subcanopy and na Mesua nagassarium usually predominates in the canopy layer.
Demand for charcoal and fuel wood species such as Phyllocosmus africanus, Parinari excelsa and Xylopia quintasii has led to the over-exploitation of these species in some sections of the Western Area Forest Reserve in Sierra Leone.
Jacaranda copaia, Xylopia aromatica, etc. Biodiversity Features
The fruit of _Xylopia aromatica_ is commonly called Ethiopian pepper, from being used as pepper in
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom Considered in Their Various Uses to Man and in Their Relation to the Arts and Manufactures; Forming a Practical Treatise & Handbook of Reference for the Colonist, Manufacturer, Merchant, and Consumer, on the Cultivation, Preparation for Shipment, and Commercial Value, &c. of the Various Substances Obtained From Trees and Plants, Entering into the Husbandry of Tropical and Sub-tropical Regions, &c.
_ Schott Tayoba (S.) _Xylopia_ (various kinds) Embira (F.)