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Table 4 Relative abundance of timber and non-timber species within smallholder cacao systems in ten cocoa growing districts in the high forest zone, Ghana

From: Shade tree diversity and aboveground carbon stocks in Theobroma cacao agroforestry systems: implications for REDD+ implementation in a West African cacao landscape

District Timber speciesa Relative abundance (%) Non timber speciesa Relative abundance (%)
Adabokrom 45 45.0 55 55.0
Akontombra 19 22.6 65 77.4
Asempanaye 64 50.0 64 50.0
Asumura 39 26.6 108 73.5
Goaso 67 45.9 79 54.1
New Edubiase 85 45.9 100 54.1
Nkawie 48 35.3 88 64.7
Offinso 44 21.6 160 78.4
Sankore 31 28.7 77 71.3
Sefwi Wiawso 44 26.7 121 73.3
  1. aTimber + Non-timber species = Tree abundance, i.e. the number of stems enumerated on a total plot size of 9 ha
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