Documented socio-economic utitity of Asia-Pacific mangroves and mangrove-associate species



We here present a table of listing non-timber uses of 203 different Asia-Pacific mangroves and mangrove-associate species. The table was assembled based on a selection of key published sources. The 409 uses compiled include food uses (staple/starch, vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds, sweets and sugars, beverages, spices and as nectar source for beekeeping), domestic uses such as crafts, materials (stains, resins, fragrance, oil, roofing material and fiber) and as ornamental plants, animal husbandry uses (livestock feed or fodder) and uses for medicinal or personal care purpos
Date made available16 Oct 2020
Date of data production16 Oct 2020


  • mangroves
  • non-timber forest products
  • non-wood forest products
  • ethnobotanical uses

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