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Official name : Termitomyces le-testui (Pat.) R. Heim
Family : Lyophyllaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 59
Author(s) : Ayodele, S. M., E. O. Akpaja, and Y. Adamu
Title : Some edible and medicinal mushrooms of Igala land in Nigeria, their sociocultural and ethnomycological uses. International Journal of Science and nature VOL. 2(3) : 473- 476 (2011)
Symptoms : H(051), H(095)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051) fever, H(104) stomach upset, dry Termitomyces letestui and grind into powder. Eat with rice, add to stew or pap
H(095) edible mushrooms , time of appearance in the wild : July – Nov.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria ( Igala land)
Vernacular name : oru aberedodolo or oru ogbagbajele (Igala)