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Table 1 Number, type and location of tree species sampled for the nutritional and mineral analysis

From: Nutritive values of seven high priority indigenous fodder tree species in pastoral and agro-pastoral areas in Eastern Ethiopia

Species Family name Type Place of collection Altitude (m. a.s.l.) Geographic location DBH range No. of sampled trees
Latitude (North) Longitude (East)
A. nilotica Fabaceae L Werer 740 9°01.061′ 40°13.474′ 5.8–39.3 12
A. tortilis Fabaceae L Awash 917 9°01.069′ 40°13.721′ 5.1–65.3 12
B. discolor Rhamnaceae NL Fafan 1479 9°13.508′ 42°36.011′ 7.0–71.8 10
C. sinensis Boraginaceae NL Amibara 743 9°01.065′ 40°13.401′ 6.3–30.1 12
D. glabra Salvadoraceae NL Awash 922 9°01.196′ 40°13.649′ < 28.7 12
T. indica Fabaceae L Fafan 1434 9°14.315′ 42°36.035′ < 31.8 10
Z. spina-christi Rhamnaceae NL Bosot 1382 8°40.612′ 39°28.681′ 3.4–66.9 12
  1. L leguminous, NL non-leguminous