What is the genetic origin of teak (Tectona grandis L.) introduced in Africa and in Indonesia?

  title={What is the genetic origin of teak (Tectona grandis L.) introduced in Africa and in Indonesia?},
  author={Daniel Verhaegen and Inza Jesus Fofana and Z{\'e}nor Ablah Logossa and Daniel A. Ofori},
  journal={Tree Genetics & Genomes},
The first introduction of Tectona grandis in Indonesia took place between the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries and in Africa in the nineteenth century. A total of 1.1 and 0.3 million ha, respectively were planted in the two areas. The extension of teak plantations often started from these first introductions. Unfortunately, the documentation concerning dates, planting stocks and the sources of origin of the teak imported into the different countries was very inaccurate. In this study, the use… CONTINUE READING
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