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Table 1 Top 15 priority tree species based on species use values (SUV); wild species are in bold

From: Modelling socioeconomic determinants for cultivation and in-situ conservation of Vitex doniana Sweet (Black plum), a wild harvested economic plant in Benin

Species Instruction level Rank inst Origin Rank Orig Gender Rank gend
No schooling Primary Secondary Indigenous Migrants Men Women
Anacardium occidentale L. 2.16 1.92 1.50 1 2.40 1.98 1 2.33 2.17 1
Vitex doniana Sweet 2.38 1.67 0.25 3 2.15 2.53 2 1.52 2.61 2
Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.) G.Don 2.15 1.68 1.25 2 1.94 2.09 3 1.75 2.26 3
Mangifera indica L. 1.26 1.27 0.88 4 1.09 1.49 4 0.82 1.44 5
Elaeis guineensis Jacq. 1.15 1.00 1.88 5 1.49 0.82 5 1.94 0.69 4
Tectona grandis L.f. 1.36 1.03 1.38 6 1.02 0.94 7 1.42 0.84 6
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck 1.53 0.48 0.50 7 1.14 1.12 6 1.28 0.97 6
Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir. 0.51 1.19 0.00 8 0.70 0.48 8 1.00 0.34 8
Vitellaria paradoxa C.F.Gaertn. 0.56 0.58 1.00 9 0.47 0.50 9 0.43 0.53 9
Pseudocedrela kotschyi (Schweinf.) Harms 0.24 0.35 0.00 10 0.19 0.25 11 0.09 0.30 11
Ficus sur Forssk. 0.28 0.20 0.25 12 0.20 0.24 10 0.03 0.31 12
Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub. 0.17 0.38 0.00 11 0.24 0.02 15 0.27 0.16 10
Azadirachta indica A.Juss. 0.12 0.33 0.00 13 0.08 0.25 12 0.22 0.12 12
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel 0.11 0.32 0.00 14 0.16 0.18 14 0.18 0.12 14
Lannea schimperi (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Engl. 0.15 0.18 0.00 15 0.15 0.13 13 0.16 0.15 14