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Official name : Ipomoea sp.
Family : Convolvulaceae

17 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(004)
Recipes : H(095), roots edible
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : matelemba (Efe)
Reference HA 29 g
Author(s) : Tanaka, J.
Title : The Central Kalahari Bushmen (|Gui and ||Gana) in Botswana, collected by J. Tanaka from 1966. 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(004), the leaves are used for wrapping the wounds of circumcision; it is said that the leaves pull out all the pus
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (Kalahari)
Vernacular name : /iki (Bushman) ((Central Kalahari)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109), tubercle of Ipomoea sp., cataplasm or friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) nome
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) plant of Ipomoea sp. eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : anamo
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), (yamo), barks decoction of Ipomoea sp., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : nyanwyang liech (Luo)
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth: apply still hot a sweet potato Ipomoea sp. incompletely cooked (umukutshwe or umutara) on diseased places
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) The plant of "bore" is grazed by horses, oxen, sheep, goats.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : bore (Fulfuldé)
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000, 10) general medicine, eaten by boys while shepherding the cows,
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : tlola
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) food for rabbits and medicine for wild animals.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : tlola
Reference HS 54
Author(s) : Salinitro, M. , R. Vicentini, C. Bonomi & A. Tassoni
Title : Traditional knowledge on wild and cultivated plants in the Kilombero Valley (Morogoro Region), Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:17 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0146-y
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) weakness and faints, H(095) food, leaves of Ipomoea sp., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kilombero Valley, Morogoro Region)
Vernacular name : matembele
Reference HT 27
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse Giday
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by people in Zegie Peninsula, Northwestern Ethiopia, Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 3:12 (2007)
Symptoms : H(027w), H(078)
Recipes : H(027w) babies sickness, bathing with crushed leaves and stems of Ipomoea sp.
H(078) cancer, pieces of roots in scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Zegie peninsula)
Vernacular name : filatsut (Amharic)
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) The leaves of Ipomoea sp. are used for wrapping the wound of circumcision. It is said that the leaves pull out all the pus (Efe Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : matelemba (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest)
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(095), H(123)
Recipes : H(014) whitlow, whole plant of Ipomoea sp., to pound, local application, bandage
H(014) herpes circiné , leaves of Ocimum suave of Ipomoea sp. of Laggera sp. of Helichrysum foetidum of Dissotis irvingiana, to pound, to dilute, friction with du butter
H(095) athrepsie nutritionnelle (tambwe), leaves of Ipomoea sp of Amaranthus hybridus deThalictrum rhynchocarpum of Indigofera arrecta of Crotalaria sp., to pound, filtration, VO.+ salt
H(123), H(006), leaves of Ipomoea sp. of Physalis pubescens of Phytolacca dodecandra, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1969_num_16_9_3037 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_1_3053 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_5_3060 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_7_3071
Symptoms : H(057)
Recipes : H(057) goiter, crushed leaves of Ipomoea sp., in poultice on small incisions.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : be nya (Manja), nya ngakola (Banda)
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1969_num_16_9_3037 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_1_3053 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_5_3060 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_7_3071
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) leaves of Ipomoea sp. with those of Melothria maderaspatana (nya chindo) are consumed as spinach, by pregnant women, to facilitate delivery
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : saya (Manja)
Reference VB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vb(082), 30 gr of Ipomoea sp. tubercles, decoction, 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) nome
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(010)
Recipes : Vb(010) (shugula) ; 1° clean the hoofs of the animal with a solution of sulfate of copper (muruturutu en Mashi) ; 2° to apply the rot of the trunk of Musa sp. (buzindu en Mashi, buroro en Fuliro) on the hoofs or peelings of sweet potatoes (bisamunyu en Mashi)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors