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Official name : Synsepalum stipulalum {Kàik\.) Engl.
Family : Sapotaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HM 79
Author(s) : Mosango M., F. Szafranski
Title : Plantes sauvages à fruits comestibles dans les environs de Kisangani (Zaïre) Journ. d'Agric. Trad, et de Bota. Appl. XXXII, pp. 177-190; (1985)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) wild plants with edible fruits Synsepalum stipulalum : raw pulp is very sweet:. After eating the pulp and chewing the seeds, we notice that all the bitter, sour or unripe fruits have a very sweet taste. The fruits are sold on the market.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Zaïre (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : tunga (Kikumu) ; tongase (Kimanga) ; tonga (Kimbole, Kingelema, Kilokele, Kikumu and Kimanga); shonga (Kikokele) ; onga, yonga (Kiturumbu)