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Table 1 Relative abundance of wood species among land cover types of Moroto district

From: Camel forage variety in the Karamoja sub-region, Uganda

Bushland   Woodland   Grassland   Farmland  
Species % Species % Species % Species %
Grewia mollis 20.6 Euphorbia candelabrum 26.1 Acacia nilotica 30.0 Acacia tortilis 55.6
Acacia brevispica 18.7 Opuntia cochenillifera 17.6 Ormocarpum trichocarpum 18.0 Acacia seyal 33.3
Gymnosporia gracilipes 13.0 Acacia brevispica 13.6 Euphorbia candelabrum 14.0 Balanites rotundifolia 11.1
Euphorbia candelabrum 9.6 Grewia mollis 10.9 Gymnosporia gracilipes 12.0   
Maytenus undata 8.4 Gymnosporia gracilipes 10.5 Cadaba farinosa 10.0   
Balanites rotundifolia 7.1 Rhus vulgaris 6.1 Acacia tortilis 6.0   
Rhus vulgaris 6.3 Maytenus undata 5.8 Balanites rotundifolia 4.0   
Acacia nilotica 4.8 Acacia seyal 2.0 Acacia senegal 2.0   
Rhus natalensis 1.7 Rhus natalensis 1.7 Barleria acanthoides 2.0   
Acacia hockii 1.1 Others (n = 7)   Grewia mollis 2.0   
Others (n = 16)