International Journal of
Biodiversity and Conservation

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Biodivers. Conserv.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-243X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJBC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 641

Use and socio-economic values of Ricinodendron heudelotii (Bail.) Pierre, a wild oil species in Benin

January-March 2022 - Vol 14 Num. 1

Ricinodendron heudelotii is a wild oil tree species native to sub-Saharan Africa. It is also found in Benin. Its oil is rich in the essential fatty acids (Omega 3, 6), fat-soluble vitamins (A, D, E and K) and trace elements, essential for human health. Currently, few people know about this oil, likely explaining its...

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Rosewood (Pterocarpus erinaceus) as a de facto forest common for local communities in Ghana

January-March 2022

Obiri D. B., Abukari H., Oduro K. A., Quartey R. K., Dawoe E. L. K., Twintoh J. J. and Opuni-Frimpong E.

Use and socio-economic values of Ricinodendron heudelotii (Bail.) Pierre, a wild oil species in Benin

January-March 2022

Guillaume HOUNSOU-DINDIN, Rodrigue Castro GBEDOMON, Kolawolé Valère SALAKO, Aristide Cossi ADOMOU, Achille ASSOGBADJO, and Romain GLELE KAKAÏ

Environmental sustainability of consumptive and non-consumptive wildlife tourists: The case of a game reserve in Namibia

October-December 2021

Peet van der Merwe, Elmarie Slabbert and Machiel Koch

Traditional uses of African rosewood (Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir. Fabaceae) through the sociolinguistic groups and the pathways of conservation and sustainable management in Benin

October-December 2021

Christine Ouinsavi, Bienvenue Nawan Kuiga Sourou, Adigla Appolinaire Wédjangnon, Towanou Houêtchégnon, Yanik Akin, and Justin Dossou

Biodiversity loss and conservation challenges in Chimit Kolla, Gozamen District, East Gojam Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia

October-December 2021

Yihew Biru Woldegiorgis and Amare Gibru Mekonnen

June 2013

Fish diversity of the River Choto Jamuna, Bangladesh: Present status and conservation needs

Shams Muhammad Galib, S. M. Abu Naser, A. B. M. Mohsin, Nipa Chaki and Foyzul Hassan Fahad

January 2014

Echinoderm diversity in Mudasal Odai and Nagapattinam coast of south east India

Kollimalai Sakthivel and S. Antony Fernando

December 2013

Impact of the invasive shrub, Lantana camara L. on soil properties in Nairobi National Park, Kenya

Yusuf R. Simba, Abel M. Kamweya, Peter N. Mwangi and John M. Ochora

December 2013

Studies on floristic diversity of an organic farm of Himachal Pradesh, India: Transformation of a barren land to a productive niche

Dipika Rana and Haseeb Masoodi

December 2013

Effect of pre-sowing treatments on seed germination in Quercus serrata Thunb. and Quercus semecarpifolia Sm.

Aseesh Pandey and Sushma Tamta

November 2017

Population structure and feeding ecology of Guereza (Colobus guereza) in Borena-Sayint National Park, northern Ethiopia

Hussein Ibrahim, Afework Bekele and Dereje Yazezew

March 2017

Vascular plant diversity with special reference to invasion of alien species on the Doon University Campus, Dehradun, India

Amit Singh, Khima Nand Balodi, Suneet Naithani , Amber Srivastava, Ashutosh Singh and E.H. Kwon-Ndung

July 2017

Threats and conservation challenges of wildlife in Harenna Forest, Harenna Buluk District, South East Ethiopia

Sefi Mekonen, Alefu Chinasho, Kassegn Berhanu and Sewnet Tesfaye

January-March 2022

Use and socio-economic values of Ricinodendron heudelotii (Bail.) Pierre, a wild oil species in Benin

Guillaume HOUNSOU-DINDIN, Rodrigue Castro GBEDOMON, Kolawolé Valère SALAKO, Aristide Cossi ADOMOU, Achille ASSOGBADJO, and Romain GLELE KAKAÏ

December 2016

Floral diversity of the littoral vegetation of Southeastern Nigeria

Olowokudejo, J. D. and Oyebanji, O. O