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Table 3 Mean aboveground biomass carbon stocks of dominant and co-dominant species in the five forests

From: Carbon stocks and factors affecting their storage in dry Afromontane forests of Awi Zone, northwestern Ethiopia

Species AGB CS (Mg ha−1) of forest
Tsahare Kan Apini Dabkuli Bari Kahtasa
Albizia gummifera (J.F. Gmel.) C.A. Sm. 123.1 39.2 44.7 74.5 21.9
Allophyllus abyssinicus (Hochst.) Radlkofer 0.5 7.6 16.1 7.7 2.2
Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. ex Am. 0.2 33.2 43.5 58.8 54.2
Croton macrostachus Del. 8.6 6.9 7.8 4.7 1.5
Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkm. 0.1 62.4 59.5 87.0 1.9
Total AGB CS (Mg ha−1) 132.5 149.3 171.6 232.7 81.7
Proportion (%) 77.6 87.2 82.7 86.5 58.0
  1. AGB CS above ground biomass carbon stock