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Tipu (Tipuana tipu)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

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Description
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Common names 
Tipa, tipa blanca, tipoeboom, tiputree, tipu tree
Feed categories 
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Widely planted street-tree in the tropics with samara-like 1-3 seeded winged legumes and useful timber.
Nutritional aspects
Potential constraints 
Leaves contain tannins.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

DATASHEET UNDER CONSTRUCTION. DO NOT QUOTE. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/655 Last updated on March 16, 2010, 17:13

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