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Official name : Gouania longispicata Engl.
Family : Rhamnaceae

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), the juice in the stem is take by draught
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : angetiangeti (Efe)
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) + H(201), the juice from the winee is poured on a baby just after birth, so that it may grow healthy
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : ekundyakoda (Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(091), they cut this thick woody winee and make young children drink the juice dripping from the cut end so that they grow strong.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : ngoliobakpetu (Mbuti), vernacular means literally "vine of squirrels"
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(018), H(027), H(028), H(030), H(077), H(091)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Gouania longispicata, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(002), leaves of Cissus petiolata of Gouania longispicata deTabernaemontana stapfiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(002), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Gouania longispicata , VO.
H(002), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Gouania. , VO.
H(002), leaves of Gouania longispicata deTabernaemontana stapfiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(002), leaves of Gouania longispicata of Hibiscus fuscus of Polygala ruwenzoriensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Gouania., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, leaves, roots of Gouania., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), H(077) new born during milking, leaves of Cyathula cylindrica of Gouania longispicata of Rhus vulgaris, écorces of the underground part of Xymalos monospora, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(018), leaves of Gouania., juice, VO.
H(018), leaves of Gouania., decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(018), leaves of Gouania., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(027), roots of Agauria salicifolia of Gouania longispicata, leaves of Dalbergia lactea of Schrebera alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(028) uterus, leaves, roots of Gouania., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(030), leaves of Acalypha psilostachya of Gouania longispicata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) pregnant woman, leaves of Clematis simensis of Gouania longispicata of Helichrysum odoratissimum, infusion (H2O), enema
H(091) pregnant woman, leaves, roots of Gouania., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(091) pregnant woman, leaves, roots of Gouania., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, decoction (H2O) leaves Anisopappus africanus of Clematis simensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Galiniera coffeoides of Gouania longispicata of Pceucedanum nyassicum deTriumphetta cordifolia , the whole plant of Crassocephalum vitellinum, VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Clematis simensis of Geranium aculeolatum of Gouania longispicata of Rubia cordifolia… subsp conotricha, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) again a spell or bewitchmen, leaves of Entada abyssinica of Gouania longispicata of Syzygium guineense, decoction (H2O), bath, inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umubimbafuro (Kirundi)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111), ONS of Gouania longispicata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : akonanbon (Baoule), popokbé (Ebrie)
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(004), H(031), H(137), H(037)
Recipes : H(004) + H(031) + H(137), bark scraped and pounded. The liquid is applied to sores.H(037), Leaves and bark of rope are chewed and liquid is drunk.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : sawa
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(013), H(118x)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Momordica foetida of Gouania longispicata, RNS., local application
H(118x) aphonie, stem exudate of Gouania longispicata, local application on the tongue
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : fucha (Sheko)
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto,
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, mild infusions, corresponding to about half a handful of whole ground plant per 200 ml water, VO. / 1 X
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Abayanda, district of Kabale
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, extract from roots of Gouania longispicata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kamanda (Kisagara, Kihehe), likamanda, lisasama (Kibunga, Kipogoro)
Reference HK 2k
Author(s) : Kargbo, T. H.
Title : Traditional midwifery practice in Sierra Leone and some medicinal plants used by traditional birth attendants, 212 - 220, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : sawa-la
Reference HM 21
Author(s) : Mac Foy, C.A. & A.M. Sama
Title : Medicinal plants in Pujehun district of Sierra Leone. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 215 - 223, (1983)
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z), infusion, RNS. , promotes foetal development
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : sawai
Reference HN 52
Author(s) : Ngezahayo, J., F. Havyarimana, L. Hari, C. Stévigny, P. Duez.
Title : Medicinal plants used by Burundian traditional healers for the treatment of microbial diseases + Supplemtary table Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 338–351 (2015)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea. A handful of leaves of Gouania longispicata are macerated in water (1 L). The macerate is used as enema once daily for 3 days
This plant is reported by 7% of informants
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : iIkibimbafuro (Kirundi)
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(031), H(091)
Recipes : H(002), leaves, infusion H2O, VO
H(008) diar., leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO
H(031), leaves, pressed in H2O, VO
H(091, 2), leaves, pressed in H2O, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umubimbafura (Kirundi)
Reference HR 13
Author(s) : Runyinya, B.
Title : Quelques aspects de la systématique des plantes indigènes basée sur la médecine traditionnelle au Rwanda. Bulletin agricole du Rwanda, 11ème année janvier 1978
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) agalactia, juice of leaves of Gouania longispicata of Clerodendrum myricoides of Withania somnifera + H2O, VO. -
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umubimbafuro (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(037), H(045)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, sap, RNS, Lisala region of Lisala
H(045), roots, maceration, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Lisala)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 11
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : Plant utilization of the Mbuti Pygmies with special reference to their materaial culture and use of wild vegetable foods. African study monographs, Suppl.1, 1 - 53, (1981)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), stem, juice, growing of the child
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 51
Author(s) : Tuasha N. , B. Petros, Z. Asfaw
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:15 , (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0213-z
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173) leprosy and leukoderma (Dhiiga), leaf of Gouania longispicata uUsed often mixed with the leaves of Euphorbia schimperiana, are pounded and creamed on the affected part
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dalle District)
Vernacular name : daanikuukke (Sidamuafoo)
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) people give the sap from the cut end of the thick stem of Gouania longispicata to young children so that they will become strong.(Efe Pygmies in Ituri forest)
H(091) the sap from the stem is poured on a baby just after the birth to ensure its health (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : angeti’angeti (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), ekuEfe Pygmies, Ituri forestakoda, ngoliobakpetu (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(068), leaves, stems with leaves of Gouania longispicata, maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(002), V(028), V(039)
Recipes : Vb(002,2), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(002,1), leaves, juice, VO., Tabernaemontana stapfiana + Gouania longispicata Vb(002,1), leaves, juice, VO. + porridge of sorghum, Anisopappus africanus + Senecio ruwenzoriensis + Gouania longispicata
Vb(002,1), fleaves, juice, VO., Senecio ruwenzoriensis + Gouania longispicata + Galium simense
Vb(002,1), decoction roots, VO., Ensete ventricosum + Gouania longispicata + Cissus petiolata
Vb(028,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(039, 1)leach, leaves, juice, + wood coal, instilation nose and mouth, Gouania longispicata + Rubia cordifolia
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umubimbafuro (galactogène) (Kirundi)