Animal feed resources information system

Red sandalwood (Adenanthera pavonina)

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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Common names 
Red sandalwood, sanderswood, bois de santal rouge, acacia coral, agati, agati petite feuille, bead tree, bead tree, bead tree, boir noir a graines rouges, boir noir a la graine, boir noir de bourbon, boir noir rouge, bois noir de bourbon, bois noir rouge, bois noir à graines rouges, bonaramena, circassian bean, circassian seed, conori, corail végétal, coral wood, coralitos, curly bean, deleite, delicia, dilmawi, graine réglisse, jumbi bead, kafe bonara, l'église, lagati, lera, oeil de paon, paina, peacock flower fence, pitipitio, pomea, popoa, red bead tree, red bead tree, réglisse, vaivai ni vavalagi
Adenanthera gersenii Scheff., Adenanthera polita Miq., Corallaria parvifolia Rumph.
Feed categories 
Related feed(s) 
Medium-sized tree up to 15 m high, spread throughout the world tropics. The bright-red seeds are used for ornaments and sometimes for food.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
Datasheet citation 

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