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Table 1 Ten commonly used woodfuel species

From: Fuel value indices of selected woodfuel species used in Masindi and Nebbi districts of Uganda

Species Local name Family FI (%)
Combretum collinum Fres Mukora Combretaceae 100
Acacia hockii De Wild Oryang Mimosaceae 90
Vitellaria paradoxa C.F. Gaertn Yao Sapotaceae 70
Ficus natalensis Hochst Bongu Moraceae 60
Albizia grandibracteata Taub Murongo Mimosaceae 55
Vernonia amaygdalina Delile Kibirizi Compositae 50
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliver Musisa Mimosaceae 45
Grewia mollis L. Opobu Tiliaceae 45
Combretum molle R. Br. ex G. Don Murama Combretaceae 35
Tamarindus indica Linnaeus Cwa Caesalpiniaceae 25