Mansonia altissima

Mansonia altissima

a tree in the family Sterculiaceae. Animals kept on its shavings as litter may abort and develop oral and cutaneous ulcers, diarrhea and death. No toxin has been identified. Called also African redwood.
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4-5% 25-70% Type of plant of full of full Species and habitat daylight daylight Impatiens parviflora Annual herb of + LAR + LAR [+] gaps in European + ULR temperate forest Festuca gigantea Perennial grass of + LAR + LAR [+] gaps in European + ULR temperate forest Mansonia altissima Non-pioneer light- + LAR + LAR [++] demanding tree + ULR of West African rain forest Triplochiton scleroxylon Pioneer tree of + ULR [++] West African rain forest Toona australis Light-demanding + ULR [++] + ULR [++] tree of Australian rain forest Argyrodendron spp.