• Permanent Secretary of the Scientific Council of the University of Abomey-Calavi
  • Vice Coordinator of the Doctorate Training in Natural Resources
  • Head Unit at the Laboratory of Applied Ecology
  • Contribution to 138 peer reviewed papers, 20 books and/or book chapters; 11 proceedings and 9 technical reports
  • Visiting Professor at many universities in Africa and South America
  • Coordinator of RUFORUM CARP+ research-development project
  • Member of international scientific groups such as the IUCN World Commission on Protected Area (WCPA), The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) (Young Affiliate), the African Expert Group on Plant Conservation Strategies (GSPC Initiative), the Society for Economic Botany, the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), the Society for Ecological Restoration International.
  • Supervisor of 4 PhD, 87 MSc. and more than 100 BSc. students



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  • Ph.D., Faculty of Biosciences Engineering, University of Ghent, Belgium, 1993, Major: Applied Biological Sciences
  • Agricultural Engineering Degree, University of Abomey-Calavi (Benin), 2000, Major: Agronomy & Forestry
  • High School Diploma, Major Mathematics and Physics (Diplôme du Baccalauréat Série Scientifique C), Benin, 1993



Agriculture, Agroforestry, Agronomy, Applied Biological Sciences, Forest Ecology, Biodiversity & Conservation, Biodiversity Assessment and Monitoring, Conservation genetics, Sustainable management of natural resources, Orphan and Non Timber Forest Products, Crop Wild relatives, Quantitative Ethnobotany



Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Gabon, Togo, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Costa Rica, Brazil.



  • National research projects
  • EU research projects (REFORM, TREEFOOD, CSAA, DADOBAT)
  • etc.



  • International Foundation for Sciences/ Benin Alumni Association
  • Intergovernmental Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
  • International Union for Conservation of Nature
  • World Commission on Protected Areas
  • Medicinal and edible forest plants network of the South Saharan African Forest Genetic Program: SAFORGEN- Bioversity International
  • African Expert Group on Plant Conservation Strategies (GSPC Initiative)
  • Global Development Network
  • Biodiversity and Biotechnology Network
  • Society for Economic Botany
  • International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)
  • Society for Ecological Restoration International
  • Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture and Ethnobotany
  • Laboratory of Applied Molecular Genetic



  • Science in Africa (2017)
  • The Name in Science by the Socrate Committee (2014)
  • Third World Academy of Sciences research grants (2013)
  • International Tropical Timber Organisation (ITTO) fellowship (2012)
  • International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) Third Grants (2012)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and Cleveland Zoological Society conservation grants program (2011)
  • Rufford Small Grant (RSG) for Nature Conservation (Renew, 2010)
  • National Geographic Society Grant for Research and Exploration (2009)
  • People’s Trust For Endangered Species Grant (2009)
  • Idea Wild Grants for materials supplying (2007)
  • King Leopold III Fund for Nature Conservation and Exploration (2007)
  • The Dennis Stanfield Memorial Fund / Linnean Society of London (2007)
  • International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) (Renew Grants, 2006)
  • Rufford Small Grant (RSG) for Nature Conservation (2006)
  • British Ecological Society / Overseas Bursaries and Fellowship (2006)
  • Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship (VFF) / Bioversity International & Hi-Bred International Inc. (2006)
  • Rothamstead International Grants / African Fellows Programme (2005)
  • African Forest Research Network (AFORNET) Grants (2004)
  • International Foundation for Sciences (IFS) Grants (2004)
  • World Agroforestry Centre / African Network for Agroforestry Education Grants (2004, 2000)



  1. Salako K.V., Moreira F., Gbedomon R.C., Tovissodé F., Assogbadjo A.E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. L. (2018). Traditional knowledge and cultural importance of Borassus aethiopumMart. in Benin: interacting effects of sociodemographic attributes and multi-scale abundance. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine: 14:36
  2. Goussanou C.A., Guendehou S.,  Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2018). Application of site-specific biomass models to quantify spatial distribution of stocks and historical emissions from deforestation in a tropical forest ecosystem. Journal of Forestry Research 29:205-213. DOI 10.1007/s11676-017-0411-x
  3. Salako, V.K., Kenou C., Dainou K.,  Assogbadjo, A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2018). Impacts of land use types on spatial patterns and neighbourhood distance of the agroforestry palm Borassus aethiopum Mart. in two climatic regions in Benin, West Africa. Agroforestry systems.
  4. Mensah S., Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., & Glele Kakaï R. (2018). Differential Responses of Taxonomic, Structural, and Functional Diversity to Local-Scale Environmental Variation in Afromontane Forests in South Africa. Tropical Conservation Science 11: 1–13
  5. Padonou E.A., Tovissodé F.C., Idohou R., Salako V.K., Fantondji L., Vihotogbé R., Fandohan B. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Pilot assessment of locally acknowledged morphotypes of Irvingia gabonensis (Aubry-Lecomte) Baill. in southwestern Benin (West Africa). Fruits 72(5): 306–316. DOI 10.17660/th2017/72.5.6
  6. Akpona J.D.T, Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan A.B. & Romain Glèlè Kakaï (2017). Inventory and multicriteria approach to identify priority commercial timber species for conservation in Benin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques 333(3): 5-16.
  7. Assogba G.A., Fandohan A.B., Salako V.K. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Usages de Bombax costatum (Malvaceae) dans les terroirs riverains de la réserve de biosphère de la Pendjari, République du Bénin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, 333(3) : 17-29.
  8. Gbedomon R.C., Salako V.K., Adomou A.C., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Plants in traditional home gardens: richness, composition, conservation and implications for native biodiversity in Benin. Biodiversity Conservation, DOI 10.1007/s10531-017-1407-8
  9. Gbedomon R.C., Salako V.K. , Fandohan A.B., Idohou A.F.R., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Functional diversity of home gardens and their agrobiodiversity conservation benefits in Benin, West Africa. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:66. DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0192-5
  10. Assogbadjo A.E., Mensah S. &Glèlè Kakaï R. (2017). The relative importance of climatic gradient versus human disturbance in determining population structure of Afzelia africana in West Africa. Southern Forests 79(2): 125–132.
  11. Fandohan A.B., Chadare F.J., Gouwakinnou G.N., Tovissode C.F., Bonou A., Djonlonkou S.F.B., Houndelo L.F.H., Sinsin C.L.B &Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Usages traditionnels  et valeur économique de Synsepalum dulcificum au Sud-Bénin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques 332(2): 17-30.
  12. Gandji K., Salako V.K.,Assogbadjo A.E.,  Orekan V.O.A., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B.A. (2017). Evaluation of the sustainability of participatory management of forest plantations: the case study of Wari-Maro Forest Reserve, Republic of Benin. Southern Forests: 79(2): 133–142.
  13. Houndonougbo J.S.H., Salako V.K., Idohou R., Azihou F.A.Assogbadjo A.E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2017). Local perceptions of interactions between elephants and Borassus aethiopum Mart. (Arecaceae)  in the Pendjari National Park in Benin. Bois et Forêts des Tropiques 331(1): 33-43.
  14. Mensah S., Veldtman R.,Assogbadjo A.E., Ham C., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Seifert T. (2017). Ecosystem service importance and use vary with socio-environmental factors: A study from household-surveys in local communities of South Africa. Ecosystem Services 23: 1-8.
  15. Salako V.K., Houéhanou T.T., Yessoufou K., Assogbadjo A.E., Akoègninou A. & Glèlè Kakaï R.L. (2017). Patterns of elephant utilization of Borassus aethiopum Mart. and its stand structure in the Pendjari National Park, Benin, West Africa. Tropical Ecology 58(2): 1–13.
  16. Sinasson G.K. S., Shackleton C.M.,Assogbadjo A. E. &  Sinsin B. (2017). Local Knowledge on the Uses, Habitat, and Change in Abundance of Multipurpose Mimusops Species in Benin. Economic Botany 71(2): 105-122.
  17. Ahossou O.D., Fandohan B., Stiers I., Schmidt M. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Extraction of timber and non-timber products from the Swamp Forest of Lokoli (Benin): use patterns, harvesting impacts and management options. International Forestry Review 19(2):133-144.
  18. Cron G.V., Karimi N., Glennon K.L., Udeh C.A. Witkowski Ed T.F., Venter S.M., Assogbadjo A.E. & Baum D.A. (2016). One African baobab species or two? Synonymy of Adansonia kilima and A. digitata. Taxon 65 (5) : 1037–1049
  19. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Azihou F., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Adomou A. (2016)Influence of the landscape context on stand structure and spatial patterns of the doum palm (Hyphaene thebaica Mart.) in the Republic of Benin (West Africa). Agroforestry Systems : 90:591–605.
  20. Idohou R.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Peterson A.T. (2016). Spatio-temporal dynamic of suitable areas for species conservation in West Africa: eight economically important wild palms under present and future climates. Agroforestry Systems. DOI 10.1007/s10457-016-9955-6
  21. Gbedomon R.C, Floquet A., Mongbo R., Salako K.V., Fandohan A.B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakai R. (2016). Socio-economic and ecological outcomes of community based forest management: A case study from Tobé-Kpobidon forest in Benin, Western Africa. Forest Policy and Economics 64:46-55.
  22. Goussanou C.A., Guendehou S., Assogbadjo A.E., Kaire M., Sinsin B. &  Cuni-Sanchez A. (2016). Specific and generic stem biomass and volume models of tree species in a West African tropical semi-deciduous forest. Silva Fennica 50 (2). id 1474.
  23. Mensah S., Assogbadjo A. E., Salako K. V., Ago E. E. and Glèlè Kakaï R. (2016). Accounting for tree spatial distribution in a comparison of plot sizes and shapes in dense forest and woodland in Benin (West Africa). African Journal of Ecology. Doi: 10.1111/aje.12269.
  24. Agbahoungba S., Assogbadjo A.E., Chadare F.J., Idohou R., Salako V.K., Agoyi E.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2016).  Ecological diversity and conservation of wild edible fruit trees species in the Lama Forest Reserve in Benin Bois et Forêts des Tropiques: 329 (3): 53-65.
  25. Idohou R., Ariño A.H., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakai R., Sinsin B. (2015). Knowledge of diversity of wild palms (arecaceae) in the Republic of Benin: finding gaps in the national inventory by combining field and digital accessible knowledge. Biodiversity Informatics, 10: 45-55
  26. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Houehanou T., Glèlè Kakaï  R., & Agbangla C. (2015). Variation in Hyphaene thebaica Mart. fruit: physical characteristics and factors affecting seed germination and seedling growth in Benin (West Africa). Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 90 (3) : 291–296
  27. Boedecker J., Termote C., Assogbadjo A.E., Van Damme P. & Lachat C. (2015). Dietary contribution of Wild Edible Plants to women’s diets in the buffer zone around the Lama forest, Benin – an underutilized potential. Food security 6 (6): 833-849 DOI 10.1007/s12571-014-0396-7
  28. Gbedomon R. C., Fandohan A.B., Salako V. K., Idohou A.F.R., Glèlè KakaїR. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2015). Factors affecting home gardens ownership,diversity and structure: a case study from Benin. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2015) 11:56
  29. Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., Adomou A.C., Agbangla C., Glèlè Kakaï R.L. (2015). Latitudinal distribution, co-occurring tree species and structural diversity of the threatened palm Borassus aethiopum (Arecaceae) in Benin, West Africa. Plant Ecology and Evolution 14x (x): xx–xx, 201x
  30. Houédjissin S. S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C. & Hounhouigan D. J. (2015). Quantitative morphological descriptors confirm traditionally classified morphotypes of Pentadesma butyracea Sabine (clusiaceae). Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8736 – 8747. ISSN 1997–5902.
  31. Fandohan A. B, Salako V. K. , Assogbadjo A. E. , Diallo B. O. ,Van Damme P. & Sinsin B. (2015). Effect of climatic conditions on flowering and fruiting of Tamarindus indica (Fabaceae). Journal of Horticulture and Forestry 7(8): 186-192.
  32. Salako V. K., Azihou A. F., Assogbadjo A. E., Houéhanou T. D., Kassa B. D. and Glèlè Kakaï R. L. (2015). Elephant-induced damage drives spatial isolation of the dioecious palm Borassus aethiopum Mart. (Arecaceae) in the Pendjari National Park, Benin. African Journal of Ecology 54: 9–19.
  33. Gnonlonfoun I., Glèlè Kakaï R., Salako V.K.,Assogbadjo A.E. & Ouédraogo A. (2014). Structural analysis of regeneration in tropical dense forest: combined effect of plot and spatial distribution patterns, Acta Botanica Gallica: Botany Letters, DOI: 10.1080/12538078.2014.984332
  34. Mensah S., Houehanou T.D., Sogbohossou E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2014). Effect of human disturbance and climatic variability on the population structure of Afzelia africana Sm. ex pers. (Fabaceae–Caesalpinioideae) at country broad-scale (Bénin, West Africa). South African Journal of Botany 95 (2014) 165–173
  35. Agoyi E.E., Assogbadjo A.E., Gouwakinnou G., Okou F.A.Y. & Sinsin B. (2014). Ethnobotanical Assessment of Moringa oleifera Lam. in Southern Benin (West Africa). Ethnobotany Research & Applications 12:552-560
  36. Idohou R., Fandohan B., Salako V. K., Kassa B., Gbèdomon R.C., Yédomonhan H., Glèlè Kakaï R.L. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2014). Biodiversity conservation in home gardens: traditional knowledge, use patterns and implications for management. International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services & Management 10 (2): 89–100. DOI: 10.1080/21513732.2014.910554
  37. HouetoG., Glele Kakaï R., Salako K. V., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Sinsin B., Palm R. (2014). Effect of inventory plot patterns in the floristic analysis of tropical woodland and dense forest. African journal of ecology: 52, 257–264. doi: 10.1111/aje.12112. IF2012 = 0.655.
  38. Kassa D.B.,Fandohan B., Azihou A.F., Assogbadjo A.E., Oduor A.M.O., Kidjo F.C., Babatoundé S., Liu J. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2014). Survey of Loxodonta Africana(Elephantidae)-caused bark injury on Adansonia digitata (Malavaceae) within Pendjari Biosphere Reserve, Benin. African Journal of Ecology doi: 10.1111/aje.12131. IF2012 = 0.655.
  39. Salako V. K., Fandohan B., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou F. A. R., Gbedomon R. C., Chakeredza S., Dulllo M. E., Glele Kakaï R. (2014). Home gardens: An assessment of their biodiversity and potential contribution to conservation of threatened species and crop wild relatives in Benin. Genetic resources and crop evolution 61:313–330. IF2012 = 1.554
  40. Okou F.A.Y., Assogbadjo A.E., Bachmann Y. & Sinsin B. (2014). Ecological factors influencing physical soil degradation in the Atacora mountain chain of West Africa. Mountain Research and Development 34(2):157-166. DOI: 10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-13-00030.1
  41. Padonou E.A., KassaB., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Chakeredza S., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2014). Natural variation in fruit characteristics and seed germination of Jatropha curcas, West Africa. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology: 89 (1) 69–73. IF2012 = 0.637
  42. Kindomihou M.V., Glele Kakai R., Assogbadjo A.E., Holou R.A.Y, Sinsin B.A. (2013). Environmentally induced variation in germination percentage and energy of naked caryopses of Loxodera ledermannii (Pilger) W.D. Clayton ex Launert in subhumid Benin (West Africa). Advances in Environmental Biology, 7(2): 320-329, 2013 ISSN 1995-0756
  43. SalakoV. K., Glele Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Houinato M., Palm R. (2013). Efficiency of inventory plot patterns in quantitative analysis of vegetation: A case study of tropical woodland and dense forest in Benin (West Africa). Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science: 75 (3): 137–143. IF2012 = 0.567
  44. Padonou E.A., KassaB., Assogbadjo A.E., Chakeredza S., Babatoundé B., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2013). Differences in germination capacity and seedling growth between different seed morphotypes of Afzelia africana Sm. in Benin, West Africa. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology 88 (6) 679–684. IF2012 = 0.637
  45. Idohou R., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Gouwakinnou G.N., Glele Kakai R., Sinsin B., Maxted N. (2013). National inventory and prioritization of crop wild relatives: case study for Benin. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 60: 1337-1352. DOI 10.1007/s10722-012-9923-6. IF2012 = 1.554
  46. Padonou E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Bachmann Y.and Sinsin B. (2013). How far bowalization affects phytodiversity, life forms and plant morphology in Sub-humid tropic in West Africa. African Journal of Ecology 51(2): 255-262. doi: 10.1111/aje.12030. IF2012 = 0.655.
  47. Houehanou D.T., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Kindomihou V., Houinato M, Wittig R., Sinsin B.(2013). Change in the woody floristic composition, diversity and structure 1 from protected to 2 unprotected savannas in Pendjari Biosphere Reserve (Benin, West Africa). African Journal of Ecology 51(2): 358-365. doi: 10.1111/aje.12030. IF2012 = 0.655.
  48. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Kyndt T., Houinato M., Sinsin B. (2013). How far a protected area contributes to conserve habitat species composition and population structure of endangered African tree species (Benin, West Africa). Ecological Complexity 13: 60-68. IF2012 = 1.926
  49. Zossou S.H. N., Agbangba C. E., Ouatara B., Assogbadjo A. E., Ahanchede A., Sinsin B. (2013). Rhamphicarpa fistulosa in Lowland Rice Production in Africa: a Review. Advances in Environmental Biology, 7(14): 4567-4572.
  50. Cuni SanchezA., Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2012). A countrywide multi-ethnical assessment of local communities’ perception of climate change in Benin (West Africa). Climate & Development 4 (2) :114–128. IF2012 = 1.000
  51. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Salako V.K., van Damme P. and Sinsin B. (2012). Which one comes first, the tamarind or the Macrotermes termitarium? Acta Botanica Gallica 159 (3): 345–355. doi:10.1080/12538078.2012.721252. IF2012 = 0.310
  52. Assogbadjo A.E., Chadare F.J., Glele Kakaï R., Fandohan B., Baidu-Forson J.J. (2012). Effects of physicochemical constituents of the soil and geographic provenance of individuals on variation in biochemical composition of baobab pulp, leaves and seeds.Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 157: 94-99. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2012.01.021. IF2012= 2.860. Elsevier, ISSN: 0167-8809
  53. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T., Fandohan B., Hardy O.J., Gheysen G., Sinsin B. (2012). Genetic evidence of the contribution of ethnic migrations to the propagation and persistence of the rare and declining scrambling shrubCaesalpinia bonduc L. Human Ecology 40: 117-128.. DOI 10.1007/s10745-011-9442-7. IF2012 = 1.538. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  54. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Vodouhê G.F., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Codjia J.T.C.& Sinsin B. (2012). Biodiversity and Socioeconomic Factors Supporting Farmers’ Choice of Wild Edible Trees in the Agroforestry Systems of Benin (West Africa). Forest Policy and Economics 14: 41-49. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2011.07.013. IF2012 = 1.482. Elsevier, ISSN: 1389-9341
  55. Dadjo C., Assogbadjo A.E., Fandohan B., Glèlè Kakaï R., Chakeredza S., Houehanou T.D. & Sinsin B. (2012). Uses and management of black plum (Vitex doniana Sweet) in Southern Benin. Fruits 67(3):173-187. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  56. Koura K., Ganglo J. C., Assogbadjo A.E. & Agbangla C. (2011). Ethnic differences in use values and use patterns of Parkia biglobosa in Northern Benin. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2011, 7:42. IF2012 = 2.392. BioMed Central, CABI, Scopus, ISSN: 1746-4269
  57. Glèlè Kakaï R., Akpona T.J.D., Assogbadjo A.E., Gaoué O.G., Chakeredza S., Gnanglè P. C., Mensah G. A., Sinsin B. (2011). Ecological adaptation of the shea butter tree (Vitellaria paradoxa C.F. Gaertn.) along climatic gradient in Benin, West Africa. African Journal of Ecology 49, 440-449. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2011.01279.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  58. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Houinato M., Sinsin B. (2011). Valuation of local preferred uses and traditional ecological knowledge in relation to three multi-use tree species in Benin (West Africa). Forest Policy and Economics 13: 554–562. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2011.05.013. IF2012 = 1.482; Elsevier, ISSN: 1389-9341
  59. GouwakinnouG.N., Assogbadjo A.E., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B. (2011). Phenotypic variations in fruits and selection potential in Sclerocarya birrea subsp. BirreaScientia Horticulturae 129 : 777–783. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2011.05.041. IF2012 = 1.527. Elsevier, ISSN: 0304-4238
  60. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Edon S. Kyndt T. & Sinsin B. (2011). Natural variation in fruit characteristics, seed germination and seedling growth ofAdansonia digitata L. in Benin. New Forests 41: 113–125. doi : 10.1007/s11056-010-9214-z. IF2012 = 1.184. Springer, ISSN: 0169-4286
  61. Fandohan B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T. & Sinsin B. (2011). Quantitative morphological descriptors confirm traditionally classified morphotypes of Tamarindus indica L. fruits. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 58:299–309. doi:10.1007/s10722-010-9575-3. IF2012 = 1.554. Springer, ISSN: 0925-9864
  62. Fandohan B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2011). Effectiveness of a protected areas network in the conservation of Tamarindus indica (Leguminosea–Caesalpinioideae) in Benin. African Journal of Ecology 49:40-50. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2010.01228.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  63. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2011). Geographical distribution, tree density and fruit production of Tamarindus indica L. (Fabaceae) across three ecological regions in Benin. Fruits 66: 53–62. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  64. Gouwakinnou G. N, Lykke A. M., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2011). Local knowledge, pattern and diversity of use of Sclerocarya birreaJournal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:8 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-7-8. IF2012 = 2.392. BioMed Central, CABI, Scopus, ISSN: 1746-4269
  65. Avohou T.H., Houehounha R., Glele-Kakai R., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2011). Firewood yield and profitability of a traditional Daniellia oliveri short-rotation coppice on fallow lands in Benin. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 562-571. = 3.646. Elsevier, ISSN: 0961-9534
  66. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.., Sinsin B. &Pelz, Dieter (2010). Structure of Anogeissus leiocarpa Guill., Perr. natural stands in relation to anthropogenic pressure within Wari-Maro Forest Reserve in Benin. African Journal of Ecology 48 (3): 644–653. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2009.01160.x. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  67. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakai R., Kyndt T., Sinsin B. (2010).Conservation Genetics of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in the Parklands Agroforestry Systems of Benin (West Africa). Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca 38 (2), Special Issue, 136-140. IF2012 = 0.652. ISSN 0255-965X
  68. Fandohan B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Kyndt T., De Caluwé E., Codjia J.T.C., Sinsin B. (2010). Women’s traditional knowledge, use value and the contribution of tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.) to rural households’ cash income in Benin. Economic Botany 64(3): 248–259. DOI: 10.1007/s12231-010-9123-2. IF2012 = 1.604. Springer, ISSN0013-0001
  69. Fandohan A.B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Sinsin B., Van Damme P. (2010). Impact of habitat type on the conservation status of tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.) in the W National Park of Benin. Fruits 65 (1): 11-19. IF2011 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  70. Fandohan B.,Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B. (2010). Variation in seed morphometric traits, germination and early seedling growth performances of Tamarindus indica L. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 4(4): 1102-1109.
  71. Cuni Sanchez A., Haq N. &Assogbadjo A.E. (2010). Variation in baobab leaf morphology and its relation to drought tolerance. Genetic Resource and Crop Evolution 57:17–25. IF2012 = 1.554. Springer, ISSN: 0925-9864
  72. Houehounha R., Avohou H.T., Gaoue O.G.,Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. (2010). Weed removal improves coppice growth of Daniellia oliveri and its use as fuelwood in traditional fallows in Benin. Agroforestry Systems 78: 115–125. IF2012 = 1.378. Springer, ISSN: 0167-4366
  73. Assogbadjo A.E., Kyndt T., Chadare F.J., Sinsin B, Gheysen G, Eyog-Matig O. & Van Damme P. (2009).Genetic fingerprinting using AFLP cannot distinguish traditionally classified baobab morphotypes. Agroforestry Systems 75:157–165. IF2012 = 1.378. Springer, ISSN: 0167-4366
  74. Bonou W., Glèlè Kakaї R.,Assogbadjo A.E., Fonton H.N. & Sinsin B. (2009). Characterisation of Afzelia africana Sm. habitat in the Lama Forest reserve of Benin. Forest Ecology and Management 258: 1084–1092. IF2012 = 2.487. Elsevier, ISSN: 0378-1127
  75. De Caluwé, E., De Smedt, S.,Assogbadjo, A.E., Samson, R., Sinsin, B. & Van Damme, P. (2009). Ethnic differences in use value and use patterns of baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in northern Benin. African Journal of Ecology 47: 433–440. IF2012 = 0.655. Wiley, Online ISSN: 1365-2028
  76. Kyndt T.,Assogbadjo A.E., Hardy O. J., Glele Kakaï R. , Sinsin B., Van Damme P., Gheysen G., (2009). Spatial and temporal genetic structuring of Adansonia digitata L. (Malvaceae) in the traditional agroforestry systems of West Africa. American Journal of Botany 96(5): 950-957. IF2012 = 2.664. Botanical Society of America, ISSN: 0002-9122
  77. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Chadare F.J., Thomson L, Kyndt T., Sinsin B., Van Damme P. (2008).Folk classification, perception and preferences of baobab products in West Africa: consequences for species conservation and improvement. Economic Botany, 62 (1): 74-84. IF2012 = 1.604. Springer, ISSN 0013-0001
  78. Assogbadjo A.E., Kyndt T., Sinsin B., Gheysen G., Van Damme P. (2006).Patterns of genetic and morphometric diversity in baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) populations across different climatic zones of Benin (West Africa). Annals of botany 97: 819-830. IF2012 = 4.030. Oxford Journals, ISSN 0305-7364
  79. Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C., Sinsin B., Ekue M.R.M., Mensah G.A. (2005).Importance of rodents as a human food source in Benin. Belgian Journal of Zoology 135: 11-15. IF2012 = 0.531. Royal Belgian Zoological SocietyISSN: 0777-6276
  80. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B., Codjia J.T.C. and Van Damme P. (2005).Ecological diversity and pulp, seed and kernel production of the baobab (Adansonia digitata) in Benin. Belgian Journal of Botany 138 (1): 47-56. FI2012 = 0,625. ISSN, 0778-4031
  81. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. and Van Damme P. (2005).Caractères morphologiques et production des capsules de baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) au Bénin. Fruits 60 (5) : 327-340. IF2012 = 0.764. EDP sciences, ISSN: 0248-1294
  82. Sinsin B., Eyog M.O.,Assogbadjo A.E., Gaoué O.G. & Sinadouwirou T. (2004). Dendrometric characteristics as indicators of pressure of Afzelia Africa Sm. dynamics changes in trees found in different climate zones of Benin. Biodiversity and Conservation 13(8): 1555 – 1570. IF2012 = 2.238. Springer, ISSN: 0960-3115
  83. Codjia J.T.C.,Assogbadjo A.E. (2004). Faune sauvage mammalienne et alimentation des populations holli et fon de la forêt classée de la Lama au Sud-Bénin. Cahiers Agricultures 13 : 341-7. FI2012 = 0.305. John Libbey Eurotext, ISSN. 1166-7699
  84. Codjia J.T.CAssogbadjo A.E., Ekué M.R.M.(2003). Diversité et valorisation au niveau local des ressources forestières alimentaires végétales du Bénin. Cahiers Agriculture,12 : 321- 31. FI2012 = 0.305. John Libbey Eurotext, ISSN. 1166-7699
  1. Gandji K., Chadare F.J., Idohou R., Salako V.K.,Assogbadjo A.E. & Glèlè Kakaï R.L. (2018). Status and utilisation of Moringa oleifera Lam: a Review. African Crop Science Journal 26 (1): 137 – 156
  2. Savi M.K., Noumonvi R., Chadaré FJ, Daïnou K., Salako V.K., Idohou R.,Assogbadjo A.E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. (2018). Synergy between traditional knowledge of use and tree population structure for sustainability of Cola nitida (Vent.) Schott. & Endl in Benin (West Africa). Environment, Development and Sustainability DOI 10.1007/s10668-018-0091-5
  3. Agbahoungba S., Karungi J., Badji A., Sadik K., Gibson P., Edema R.,Assogbadjo A.E. & Rubaihayo P.R. (2018). Inheritance of cowpea resistance to flower thrips in Uganda germplasm. Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science. 10(1): 21-32.
  4. Atanasso J.A., Chadare F.J., Padonou E.A., Ahouansinkpo E., Koura K., Houehanou T,Assogbadjo  A.E., Glele Kakaï R. & Sinsin B. (2017). Habitats and utilizations of Lippia multiflora Moldenke: local perception of four ethnic groups from Benin (West Africa). Agronomie Africaine 29(2): 111-120.  ISSN n° 1015-2288
  5. Akabassi G. C., Padonou E.A., Chadare F.J. &Assogbadjo A.E. (2017). Importance ethnobotanique et valeur d’usage de Picralima nitida (stapf) au Sud-Bénin (Afrique de l’Ouest. Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 11(5): 1979-1993
  6. Guendehou F., Djossa Agossou B., Teka O. &Assogbadjo A.E. (2017): Propagation de Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides par bouturage au Bénin. Revue de Géographie du Bénin 21: 24 – 47. ISSN 1840-5800
  7. Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R., Chadare F.J., Salako V.K., Djagoun C.A.M.S. Akouehou G. & Mbairamadji J. (2017). Diversity and prioritization of non timber forest products for economic valuation in Benin (West Africa). African Journal of Rural Development 2(1):105-115.
  8. Fandohan A.B., Azihou A.F.,Assogbadjo A.E., Fonton N.H., van Damme P. & Sinsin A.B. (2017). Environment-driven spatial pattern of tamarind trees in riparian forests. Journal of Agriculture and Environment for International Development 111(1): 23-37.
  9. Ahoyo C.C., Houehanou T.D., Yaoitcha A.S., Prinz K.,Assogbadjo A.E., Adjahossou C.S.G, Hellwig F. & Houinato M.R.B. (2017). A quantitative ethnobotanical approach toward biodiversity conservation of useful woody species in Wari-Maro forest reserve (Benin, West Africa). Environment, Development and Sustainability 15(5):1-22.
  10. Dossou-Yovo H.O., Vodouhe F.G., Assogbadjo A. E. & Sinsin B. (2017). Environmental education and ecotourism using termitaria research findings: A case study of Pendjari reserve, Benin. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment 9(5): 71-76.
  11. Donou  M.T., Houéhanou T.,  Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.L., Agbangla C. (2016). Use of Raffias’ species (Raphia spp.) and its impact on socioeconomic characteristics of harvesters in Benin (West Africa). International Journal of Biomolecules and Biomedicine 5 (1)1-19,
  12. Tchétangni Y. A, Assogbadjo A.E, Houéhanou T et Bello D. O (2016). Perception paysanne des effets du changement climatique sur la production des noix d’anacardier (Anacardium occidentale L.) dans la commune de Savalou au Bénin.European Scientific Journal 12 (14) 220-239.
  13. Houédjissin S.S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C., and Hounhouigan J.D. (2016): Traditional classification, perception, and preferences for tallow tree (Pentadesma butyracea Sabine) organs in Benin: implications for domestication and conservation.Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8736 – 8747.
  14. Donou Hounsodé M.T., Assogbadjo A.E., Houéhanou T., Glèlè Kakaï R.L, Agbangla C. (2016).Facteurs socioéconomiques influençant l’usage des Raphias au Bénin (Afrique de l’Ouest). Revue de CAMES Science de la vie, de la terre et agronomie 4(1):1-17.
  15. Houéhanou D.T., Assogbadjo A.E., Chadare F.J., Zanvo S. & Sinsin B. (2016): Approches méthodologiques synthétisées des études d’ethnobotanique quantitative en milieu tropical.Annales des Sciences Agronomiques 20 :187-205.
  1. Akpona T. J. D., Idohou R., Assogbadjo A., Salako K. V., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2016). History, Impact of Soil Types on Stand Structure and Growth of the Dry Zone Mahogany (Khaya senegalensis (Desr.) A.Juss.) in Plantation in Benin (West Africa). Environment and Ecology Research, 4(4): 193-199, DOI: 10.13189/eer.2016.040402,
  2. Ayena A C., Agassounon D. T. M., Assogbadjo A. E., Adoukonou-Sagbadja H., Agbangla C. et Ahanhanzo C. (2016). Usages Et Vulnérabilité De Pterocarpus Santalinoides L’her. Ex De (Papillionoidae), Une Plante Utilisée Dans Le Traitement Des Gastro-Enterites Dans le Sud du BeninEuropean Scientific Journal 12(6):218-239. Doi: 10.19044/esj.2016.v12n6p218, ISSN: 1857– 7881,
  3. Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R. & Sinsin B. (2016). eview of the higher education system in Benin: Status, challenges, opportunities and strategies for improvement. African Journal of Rural Development, Vol. 1(2): 2016: pp.129-139
  4. Houéhanou D.T., Assogbadjo A. E., Chadare F. J., Zanvo S. & Sinsin B. (2016). Approches méthodologiques synthétisées des étudesd’ethnobotanique quantitative en Milieu Tropical. Annales des sciences agronomiques 20: 187-205, ISSN 1659-5009.
  5. Houédjissin S.S., Azokpota P., Assogbadjo A., Ahanhanzo C., and Hounhouigan J.D. (2016). Traditional Classification, Perception, and Preferences for Tallow Tree (Pentadesma butyracea Sabine) Organs in Benin: Implications for domestication and conservation. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14 (0): 491-503.
  6. Donou Hounsodé M. T., Assogbadjo A. E., Houéhanou T., Glèlè Kakaï R.L, Agbangla C. (2016)Facteurs socioéconomiques influençant l’usage des Raphias au Bénin (Afrique de l’Ouest). Rev. Cames 04 (01), ISSN 2424-7235.
  7. Laleye F.O.A., Mensah S., Assogbadjo A. E., and Ahissou H. (2015). Diversity, Knowledge, and Use of Plants in Traditional Treatment of Diabetes in the Republic of Benin. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14 (0): 231-257.
  8. Fandohan A. B., Gouwakinnou G.N., Déléké K.K.I.E., Glèlè Kakaï R.L., Assogbadjo A.E. (2015). Domesticating and conserving indigenous trees species: an ecosystem based approach for adaptation to climate change in Sub-Sahara Africa. Rev. Cames 03 (01): 55-60.
  9. Padonou. E.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B., Axelsen J. (2015). Investigations of on farm seedling productivity of the rare and declining Caesalpinia bonduc in Benin (West Africa) by aid of simulation modelling. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 116-131 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online)
  10. Padonou E. A., Ahossou O.D., Okou F.O.Y., Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Lykke A.M., Sinsin B.(2015). Impact of climate on seed morphology and plant growth of Caesalpinia bonduc L. in West Africa. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 116-131 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online)
  11. Agoyi E.E. , Padonou E.A., Amoussa W., Assogbadjo A. E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Sinsin B. (2015). Morphological variation, cultivation techniques and management practices of Moringa oleifera in Southern Benin (West Africa). International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR) 6 (3): 97-105 ISSN: 2223-7054 (Print) 2225-3610 (Online)
  12. Honfo H., Tovissodé C.F., Gnanglè C., Mensah S., Salako V.K., Assogbadjo A.E., Agbangla C., and Glèlè Kakaï R (2015). Traditional Knowledge and Use Value of Bamboo in Southeastern Benin: Implications for sustainable management. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 14:139-153
  13. Gbèmavo S. J. C. D., GANDJI1 K., Gnanglè C. P., ASSOGBAJO A. E., Sokpon N., Glèlè Kakaï R.L (2015). Adaptation écologique et modélisation du rendement du Jatropha curcas L. en fonction des caractéristiques morphologiques le long d’un gradient climatique. Agronomie Africaine 27 (3): 201 – 211.
  14. Fandohan A. B., I. Koko K. E. D., Avocevou-Ayisso C., Gouwakinnou G. N., Savi M. K., Assogbadjo A. E., Glèlè Kakaï R. L. (2015). Lantana camara (verbenaceae): a potential threat to the effectiveness of protected areas to conserve flora and fauna in Benin. Agronomie Africaine 27 (2): 115 – 126.
  15. Gbèmavo C.J., Gandji1 K., Gnanglè C.P, Assogbadjo A. E. & Glèlè Kakaï R. L (2015). Variabilité morphologiques et conservation des morphotypes de Jatropha curcas Linn. (Euphoriaceae) au Bénin. Journal of Agriculture and Environment for International Development 109 (1): 55 – 69. DOI: 10.12895/jaeid.20151.234
  16. Agoyi E. E., Assogbadjo A. E., Gouwakinnou G., Okou F.A.Y., and Sinsin B. (2014). Ethnobotanical Assessment of Moringa oleifera Lam. in Southern Benin (West Africa). Ethnobotany Research & Applications 12:551-560.
  17. Vihotogbé R., Houessou L.G., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2014). Germination of seeds from earlier fruits of bitter and sweet african bush mango trees. African Crop Science Journal, 22 (4) : 109 – 115
  18. Vitoule E.T., Houehanou T., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Glele Kakaï R., Djego J. & Sinsin B. (2014). Endogenous knowledge and human disturbance impact on abundance of two underutilized wild edible tree species in southern Benin. QScience Connect 2014:15 connect.2014.15
  19. Gbemavo C. J. S. D., Gnangle C. P., Assogbadjo E. A. et Glele Kakaï L. R. (2014). Analyse des perceptions locales et des facteurs determinant l’utilisation des organes et des produits du Jatropha curcas linn. (euphorbiaceae) au Benin. Agronomie Africaine 26 (1) : 1 – 11.
  20. Dagba R. A., Missihoun A. A., Adoukonou-Sagbadja H., Houehanou T. D., Assogbadjo A. E., Ahanhanzo C. & Agbangla C. (2014). Traditionnal Knowledge on millet (pennisetum glaucum (L.) R.BR.) Genetic Resources Conservation in Benin: Local taxonomy and cultivar characteristics. Annales des sciences agronomiques 18(2): 41-60, ISSN 1659-5009.
  21. Kindomihou M.V., Glele Kakai L.R., Assogbadjo A.E., Holou R.A.Y., Sinsin B.A. (2013). Environmentally induced variation in germination percentage and energy of naked caryopses of Loxodera ledermannii (Pilger) W.D. Clayton ex Launert in subhumid Benin (West Africa). Advances in Environmental Biology 7(2): 320-329.
  22. Lokonon B.E., Bonou W.N., Kassa B., Azihou A.F., Assogbadjo A.E., Babatoundé S., Glèlè Kakaï R. (2013). Structural and ethnobotanical characterization of velvet tamarind (Dialium guineense Willd), a multipurpose tree species. Agronomie Africaine 25 (2) : 121 – 131
  23. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Vodouhê G.F. and Sinsin, B. (2013). Specific richness and cultural importance of wild edible trees in Benin. Acta Horticulturae 979: 255-261.
  24. Goussanou C.A., Assogbadjo A.E., Gouwakinnou G.N., Glèlè-Kakaï R.L., Chakeredza S., Sinsin B. (2013). Biomass, root structure and morphological characteristics of the medicinal Sarcocephalus latifolius (Sm) E.A. Bruce shrub across different ecologies in Benin. QScience Connect 12:
  25. Idohou R., Djagoun C.A.M.S., Kassa B, Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C. (2013). Soil factors affecting density of three giant land snail species in different habitats of Dassa-Zoume` district (Central Benin), QScience Connect 2013:31
  26. Gnanglè C.P., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Vodounon S., Yabi J. & Sokpon N (2011). Tendances climatiques passées, modélisation, perceptions et adaptations locales au Bénin. Climatologie 8 : 27-40.
  27. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R., Adjallala F.H., Azihou A.F., Vodouhê G.F., Kyndt T., Codjia J.T.C. (2011). Ethnic differences in use value and use patterns of the threatened multipurpose scrambling shrub (Caesalpinia bonduc L.) in Benin. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 5(9): 1549-1557. Indexed by: Chemical Abstracts (CAS), Google Scholar Metrics, CAB Abstract.
  28. Gbemavo D.S.J.C., Glèlè Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Katary A., Gnanglè P. (2010). Effet de l’ombrage du karité sur le rendement capsulaire du coton dans les agroécosystèmes coton-karité du Nord-Bénin. Tropicultura 28, 4, 193-199. DOAJ, ISSN 0771-3312
  29. Glèlè Kakaï R.., Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. & Pelz D. (2009). Structure spatiale et régénération naturelle de Pterocarpus erinaceus poir en zone soudanienne au Bénin.Revue Ivoirienne des Sciences et Technologie 13 : 199 – 212.
  30. Assogbadjo A.E., Amadji G., Glèlè Kakaï R.., Sinsin B. & Van Damme P. (2009). Evaluation écologique et ethnobotanique de Jatropha curcas L. au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3 (5): 1065-1077.
  31. Gouwakinnou G. N., Kindomihou V., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B. (2009). Population structure and abundance of Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich) Hochst subsp. birrea in two contrasting land-use systems in Benin. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 1(6): 194-201. Academic Journals , ISSN 2141-243X
  32. Hessou C., Glele Kakaï R., Assogbadjo A.E., Odjo T. & Sinsin B. (2009). Test de germination des graines de Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3(2): 310-317. AJOL, ISSN : 1991-8631
  33. Codjia J.T.C., Vihotogbe R., Assogbadjo A.E. & Biaou G. (2009). Le marché du crincrin (Corchorus tridens) au Bénin. Annales des Sciences Agronomiques 12 (1): 15-33. AJOL, ISSN: 1659-5009
  34. Sounon M., Glele Kakaï R., Avakoudjo J., Assogbadjo A. E. & Sinsin B. (2009). Tests de germination et de croissance de Artemisia annua L. anamed sur différents substrats au Bénin. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3(2) : 337-346. AJOL, ISSN : 1991-8631
  35. Vodouhe F., Coulibaly O., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B. (2008). Medicinal plant commercialization in Benin: An analysis of profit distribution equity across supply chain actors and its effect on the sustainable use of harvested species. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 2(11): 331-340
  36. Ekué M. R. M., Codjia J. T. C., Fonton B. K. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2008). Diversité et préférences en ressources forestières alimentaires végétales des peuples Otammari de la région de Boukoumbé au Nord-Ouest du Bénin. Bulletin de la Recherche Agronomique du Bénin 60 : 1-12
  37. Ekué M.R.M., Assogbadjo A.E., Mensah G.A., Codjia J.T.C. (2004). Aperçu sur la distribution écologique et le système agroforestier traditionnel autour de l’ackée (Blighia sapida) en milieu soudanien au Nord Bénin. Bulletin de la Recherche Agronomique du Bénin 44 : 34-44.
  38. Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., ATEGBO E.A.D. (2003). Ressources végétales forestières de la forêt classée de la Lama et alimentation des populations riveraines. Annale des sciences agronomiques du Bénin (4) 2: 121-142. AJOL, ISSN: 1659-5009
  39. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E. (2002). Diversité, structure et comportement des primates de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli au Bénin. Biogeographica 78(4) : 129-140.


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  2. Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., Idohou R., Honfo S.H., Tovissodé S.F., Chadare F.J., Ekué M.R.M. et Yorou N.S. (2016). Espèces Ligneuses Sauvages Alimentaires du Bénin: Biodiversité et persectives de gestion. ISBN : 978-99919-2-016-0
  3. Houehanou T.D., Assogbadjo A.E. and Sinsin B (2014). Biotechnology in Biodiversity Conservation: Overview of its Application for Conservation of Endangered African Tree Species, In Ahuja M.R. and Ramawat K.G. eds Biotechnology and Biodiversity pp: 171-180 
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Diversité des espèces en agroforesterie. Species diversity in agroforestry. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 190 – 194.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Culture de Jatropha curcas Euphorbiaceae. Growing Jatropha curcas Euphorbiaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 222 – 227.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B. & Codjia J.T.C., 2011. Adansonia digitata L. Bombacaceae. Adansonia digitata L. Bombacaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 280 – 287.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï R. & Sinsin B., 2011. Afzelia africana Caesalpiniaceae. Afzelia africana Caesalpiniaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 288 – 291.
  1. Fandohan B., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Tamarindus indica L. Leguminosae. Tamarindus indica L. Leguminosae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 292 – 297.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Bouko A.C., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.) G. Don Leguminosae. Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.) G. Don Leguminosae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 298 – 303.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Djossa A.B., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn. Sapotaceae.  Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn. Sapotaceae. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 310 – 313.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Amoussou G. & Sinsin B., 2011. L’hippopotame. Hippopotamus. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 442 – 445.
  1. Nombimè G., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Les primates. Primates. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 470 – 473.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Ekué R.M.R., Mensah G.A., Codjia J.T.C. & Sinsin B., 2011. Les petits mammifères : Rongeurs. Small Mammals : Rodents. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 480 – 489.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B., 2011. Forêts classées. State Forest reserves. In: Sinsin B. & Kampmann D., eds. Atlas de la Biodiversité de l’Afrique de l’Ouest Tome 1 Bénin. Biodiversity Atlas of West Africa Volume 1 Benin. pp: 530 – 535.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Amoussou G., Sinsin B. & Neuenschwander P. 2011. Hippopotame. Hippopotamus. In: Neuenschwander P., Sinsin B. & Goergen G., eds. Protection de la Nature en Afrique de l’Ouest: une Liste Rouge pour le Bénin. Nature Conservation in West Africa: Red List for Benin. International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigeria, 289 – 292. 
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Sinsin B., De Caluwe E. & Van Damme P. (2009). Développement et domestication du baobab au Bénin. LEA-FSA-UAC/DADOBAT, Cotonou, Bénin. 73 pages. ISBN : 978-99919-63-69-3
  1. Sinsin B., Eyog-Matig O., Assogbadjo A.E. & T. Sinadouwirou Th. A. (2002). Caractérisation écologique des essences fourragères Khaya senegalensis (Desv) A. Juss et Afzelia africana Sm. suivant les gradients de latitude et de station au Bénin. In Oyog-Matig O., Gaoué O. G. and Obel-Lawson E (ed) 2002. Development of appropriate conservation strategies for African forest trees identified as priority species by SAFORGEN members countries. International Plant Genetic Resources Institute, Nairobi, Kenya. Pp 15-50.
  1. Codjia J.T.C., Fonton-Kiki B., Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M Ekué (2000). Le baobab (Adansonia digitata), une espèce à usage multiple au Bénin. CECODI /CBDD/ Veco/ SNV/ FSA. 47p. ISBN 99919-953-0-7 
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M. Ekué (2000). Répertoire actualisé des travaux réalisés sur les rongeurs et leurs prédateurs au Bénin.  55 p. 
  1. Author of 6 chapters (Pp.85 ; pp.87 ; pp.100 ; pp.122 ; pp.151 ; pp.153) in DE VISSER J., G.A. Mensah, J.T.C. Codjia et A.H. Bokonon-Ganta (2000). Guide préliminaire de reconnaissance des rongeurs du Bénin (2001). 252p. Ed. Cocomultimedia   ISBN: 99919-902-1-6


  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Glèlè Kakaï, R., Idohou, R. and Salako V. (2016). Building capacity for sustainable baobab leaves production in Benin. In: Nampala M.P., Egeru A., Tusiime G., Osiru M., Mensah S. & Adipala E. eds (2016). Linking Agricultural Universities with Civil Society, the Private Sector, Governments and other Stakeholders in support of Agricultural Development in Africa Partnerships to unlock the Potential of Agricultural Development in Africa. Fifth RUFORUM Biennial Conference: Book of Abstracts. 17 – 21 October, 2016, Cape Town, South Africa.  RUFORUM Working Document Series (ISSN 1607-9345) No. 14 (2): 349-353.
  2. Hounsou-Dindin, G., Assogbadjo A.E.,  Idohou,  R., Salako, V.K.  & Glèlè Kakaï, R. (2016). Morphological variation of baobab fruits and seeds traits in smallholders farming systems in Benin: a preliminary study on baobab leaves production. In: Nampala M.P., Egeru A., Tusiime G., Osiru M., Mensah S. & Adipala E. eds (2016). Linking Agricultural Universities with Civil Society, the Private Sector, Governments and other Stakeholders in support of Agricultural Development in Africa Partnerships to unlock the Potential of Agricultural Development in Africa. Fifth RUFORUM Biennial Conference: Book of Abstracts. 17 – 21 October, 2016, Cape Town, South Africa.  RUFORUM Working Document Series (ISSN 1607-9345) No. 14 (2): 613-620.
  3. Séro, B.N., Salako, V.K., Idohou, R., Assogbadjo  A.E. &  Glèlè Kakaï, R. (2016). Empirical assessment of the relative performance of orthogonal contrast analysis for optimization. In: Nampala M.P., Egeru A., Tusiime G., Osiru M., Mensah S. & Adipala E. eds (2016). Linking Agricultural Universities with Civil Society, the Private Sector, Governments and other Stakeholders in support of Agricultural Development in Africa Partnerships to unlock the Potential of Agricultural Development in Africa. Fifth RUFORUM Biennial Conference: Book of Abstracts. 17 – 21 October, 2016, Cape Town, South Africa.  RUFORUM Working Document Series (ISSN 1607-9345) No. 14 (2): 329-334.
  4. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2007).  Caractérisation et stratégies de conservation du baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) dans les paysages agraires du Bénin. In: Mayaka T.B., De longh H. and Sinsin B. (eds) (2007). Ecological restoration of African Savanna Ecosystems. Proceedings of the third RNSCC International Seminar, 6 Feb, Cotonou, Benin. CEDC/CML, Leiden University. pp 35-50.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Codjia J.T.C Sinsin, B. &  Van Damme P. (2007). Connaissances ethnobotaniques et valorisation du baobab (Adansonia digitata) pour la sécurité alimentaire des populations rurales au Bénin. In : Vodouhê S.R., Atta-Krah K., Achigan-Dako G.E., Eyog-Matig O. and Avohou H., editors, 2007. Plant Genetic Resources and Food Security in West and Central Africa. Regional Conference, 26-30 April 2004. Bioversity Internationl, Rome, Italy. pp : 66-77. ISBN 978-92-9043-750-5
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2007). Les populations de primates menacés dans la forêt de Lokoli (Bénin). In: Fournier A., Sinsin B. & Mensah A.G. (2007). Quelles aires protégées pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest? Actes du Séminaire International sur l’aménagement et la gestion des aires protégées d’Afrique de l’Ouest pp 256-261. Ed. IRD, ISBN 978 2 7099 1634 9; ISSN 0767 2896.
  1. Kassa B., Nobimè G., Hanon L., Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2007). Caractéristiques de l’habitat du singe à ventre rouge (Cercopithecus e. erythrogaster) dans le Sud-Bénin. Proceedings In: Fournier A, Sinsin B. & Mensah A.G. (2007). Quelles aires protégées pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest? Actes du Séminaire International sur l’aménagement et la gestion des aires protégées d’Afrique de l’Ouest. pp 262-271. Ed. IRD, ISBN 978 2 7099 1634 9; ISSN 0767 2896.
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., De Caluwé E., Sinsin, B., Codjia, J.T.C. & Van Damme, P. (2006). Indigenous knowledge of rural people and importance of baobab tree (Adansonia digitata L.) in Benin. Procedings of the Fourth International Congress of Ethnobotany (ICEB 2005), pp. 39-47. Yeditepe University, Istanbul 21-26 August 2005, Z. F. Ertug ed., Ege Yayinlari, Istanbul, 2006. 
  1. Codjia J.T.C, Assogbadjo A.E., Ekué M.M.R & Yorou N.S. (2003). Diversité des ressources forestières alimentaires du Bénin : Rôle pour les populations locales et possibilité de valorisation pour un développement humain durable. Acte du IIè séminaire international sur l’aménagement intégré des forêts naturelles des zones tropicales sèches en Afrique de l’Ouest. Parakou-Bénin 25-29 Juin 2001pp. 327-370, septembre 2003. ISSN 1659-651X ; FSA, Cotonou, Bénin. 
  1. Assogbadjo A.E. & Sinsin B. (2002). Diversité des primates de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli et élaboration de stratégies pour leur conservation durable. Proceeding of the international workshop on Mammalogy, ReRE-VZZ, Benin, 30 October – 18 November, 2002. pp : 132-142 
  1. Assogbadjo A.E., Kassa B., Sinsin B. et G. A. Mensah (2002). Notions sur les méthodes de dénombrement de la faune sauvage mammalienne: quelques expériences du Laboratoire d’Ecologie Appliquée au Bénin. Proceedings of the international workshop on Mammalogy, ReRE-VZZ, Benin, 30 October – 18 November 2002. pp201-206. 


  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E., Dossou-Yovo B., Tenté B., Clédjo P., Ouassa M. (2010). Réalisation de la monographie des sites RAMSAR des complexes Est et Ouest identifiés pour la conservation communautaire de la biodiversité et élaboration de la stratégie du gel du foncier. LEA-FSA-UAC, 27 pages + annexes.
  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E. & Adi M. (2008). Monographie et ethnobotanique  de Jatropha curcas (Euphorbiaceae) au Bénin. Rapport technique, LEA/FSA/UAC, 30p.
  1. Sinsin B., Assogbadjo A.E., Van den Akker M. et Van den Akker E. (2002). Inventaire et stratégie de conservation durable des ressources fauniques de la forêt marécageuse de Lokoli au sud du Bénin. LEA-UAC / AGRED ONG. Rapport technique, 32p.
  1. Sinsin B., Ahokpè E., Assogbadjo A.E., Ekue M., Yorou S., Kassa B., Mama A., Houéssou L., Dainou K., Hunyet O., Teka O. &Toko I. (2002). Dénombrement terrestre de la faune dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-GTZ/CENAGREF/MAEP. Rapport technique. 73p.
  1. Sinsin B., Kassa B., Assogbadjo A.E., Ahokpè E., Sogbohossou E., Toko I., Ekué M., Soulémane Y. N., Nobimè G. et M. Adi (2002). Dénombrement pédestre de la faune sauvage mammalienne dans la forêt classée de Toui-Kilibo. PGFTR / MAEP. Rapport technique. 24p.
  1. Sinsin B., Tehou A., Assogbadjo A.E., Sogbohossou E., Mama A., Gbangboche A., Yorou S., Ekue M., Teka O., Sinandouwirou T., Toko I. Et Yayi A. (2001). Dénombrement terrestre de la faune dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-GTZ/CENAGREF/MDR. Rapport technique. 40p. + Annexes.
  1. Codjia J.T.C, Yorou N. S, Assogbadjo A.E. & M.R.M. Ekué (2001). Etude ethnomycologique des forêts de la sous-préfecture de Bassila. Mise en place d’une filière des champignons comestibles. CECODI-ONG / PRRF-Bassila.  Rapport technique. 33p.
  1. Sinsin B. & Assogbadjo A.E. (2001). Dénombrement des hippopotames (Hippotamus amphibius) dans la Réserve de Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari – Gtz / MDR. Rapport technique.
  2. Sinsin B. et Assogbadjo A.E. (2001). Dénombrement aérien de la faune sauvage mammalienne dans la Réserve de la Biosphère de la Pendjari. Projet Pendjari-Gtz . Rapport technique 13p. + annexes.