Table 13: Browse whose leaves are the parts most consumed by livestock.

Species

 

Sheep

Goats

Cattle

Acacia ataxacantha

X

X

X

Acacia gerrardii

X

X

X

Acacia nilotica

XX

XX

X

Acacia senegal

X

XX

X

Adansonia digitata

XXX

XXXXX

XXX

Afzelia africana

XXXXX

XXXXX

XXX

Anogeissus leiocarpus

XX

XXX

XX

Bombax costatum

XXX

XXX

XXX

Boscia senegalensis

X

X

X

Bridelia scleroneura

-

XX

-

Butyrospermum paradoxum

XXXX

XXXX

XX

Calotropis procera

XXX

-

-

Cochlospermum planchoni

-

XXXX

X

Cochlospermum tinctorium

-

XXX

X

Combretum aculeatum

XXXX

XXXXX

XX

Combretum collinum

-

XX

-

Commiphora africana

XX

XX

-

Crossopteryx febrifuga

XX

XX

X

Daniellia oliveri

XXX

XXX

XXX

Detarium microcarpum

XX

XX

XX

Diospyros mespiliformis

X

X

X

Entada africana

X

XX

X

Feretia apodanthera

XXX

XXXX

XXX

Gardenia aqualla

-

XX

X

Grewia tenax

XX

XX

XX

Guiera senegalensis

X

XXX

X

Khaya senegalensis

XXX

XXX

XXX

Kigelia africana

XXX

XXX

XXX

Lonchocarpus laxiflorus

XXXX

XXXX

XXX

Maerua crassifola

XX

XX

XX

Maytenus senegalensis

-

XXX

X

Pericopsis laxiflora

XXX

XXX

XXX

Pterocarpus erinaceus

XXXX

XXXX

XXXX

Sclerocarya birrea

XX

XX

X

Securidaca longepedunculata

X

X

X

Securinega virosa

X

XXX

-

Sterculia setigera

XXX

XXX

X

Stereospermum kunthianum

XXXX

XXXX

XXXX

Strychnos innocua

X

XXX

X

Strychnos spinosa

XX

XX

X

Terminalia avicennoides

XX

XXX

X

Terminalia laxiflora

-

X

-

Vitex simplicifolia

XXX

XXX

XXX

X= level of consumption