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Official name : Daldinia concentrica (Bolton) Cesati & de Notaris
Family : Xylariaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HO 13
Author(s) : Oso, B. A.
Title : Mushrooms in Yoruba Mythology and Medicinal Practices Economic Botany, 32 : 367-371 (1971)
Symptoms : H(028t)
Recipes : H(028t) leucorrhoea, Calvatia cyathiformis ground with another fungus, Daldinia concentrica and mixed with the African black soap, The soap corn pound is used by the patient for washing her vagina at prescribed intervals.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern, Yoruba people)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HO 24
Author(s) : Okigbo R. N. , C. M. Nwatu
Title : Ethnostudy and Usage of Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms in Some Parts of Anambra State, Nigeria Natural Resources, 6, 79-89, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/nr.2015.61008
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach upset and H(091) weakness of body in both men and women, crush into powder Daldinia concentrica, mix with warm water and VO. the filtrate
Region : West Africa
Country : Anambra State, Nigeria
Vernacular name : ero okpurukpu
Reference HT 52
Author(s) : Teke, N. A. , T. R. Kinge, E. Bechem, T. M. Nji, L. M. Ndam and A. M. Mih
Title : Ethnomycological study in the Kilum-Ijim mountain forest, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:25 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0225-8
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, mushroom of Daldinia concentrica, sliced and boiled with other herbs, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : awo’oh fuka (Belo, Kiwoh)