anthropogen

: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature

Leguminosae / Mimosoideae, Parkia bicolor, eseng, essang – Gabon, Central W. Africa

Parkia bicolor is a fairly large tree, growing up to 40 m. It’s native range spans from Guinea and Sierra Leone east to eastern DR Congo, and south through Gabon […]

Leguminosae (Mimosoideae subfamily), Tetrapleura tetraptera, aidan tree, munyegenye – Gabon, Central West Africa

Tetrapleura tetraptera is a deciduous tree native to W. and Central W. Africa. The pulp surrounding the seed (see seedpod photo below) is rich in sugars and is used to […]