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Reference : HS 04

Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : Sur quelques Plantes ichtyotoxiques de l'Afrique centrale Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric.Trop., 31, 407 - 427, (1951) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0370-5412_1952_num_32_351_6772
Reference HS 04 has information about 25 plants :
Adenia gracilis Harms
Official name : Adenia gracilis Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves; pieces of stems of Adenia gracilis, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : lukunzoku (Lissongo)
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Albizia coriaria immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : sembe (Lissongo)
Antidesma laciniatum Müll. Arg.
Official name : Antidesma laciniatum Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Antidesma laciniatum, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : kpwamundo (Lissongo)
Dioscorea sp.
Official name : Dioscorea sp.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, tubercule de Dioscorea sp shaked energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : libe (Lissongo)
Diospyros cauliflora De Wild.
Official name : Diospyros cauliflora De Wild.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, fruitsap of Diospyros cauliflora
H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped herbs and grated barks immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : gbweli (Lissongo)
Donella klainei (Engl.) Pierre ex Engl.
Official name : Donella klainei (Engl.) Pierre ex Engl.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Donella klainei, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : manzenze (Lissongo)
Drypetes arborescens (Oliv.) Hutch.
Official name : Drypetes arborescens (Oliv.) Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Drypetes arborescens immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : molo-ngama (Lissongo).
Drypetes dinklagei (Pax) Hutch.
Official name : Drypetes dinklagei (Pax) Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped herbs and grated barks of Drypetes dinklagei immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : molo-ngama (Lissongo).
Drypetes urophylla Pax & K. Hoffm.
Official name : Drypetes urophylla Pax & K. Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Drypetes urophylla immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : monzinanzina (Lissongo)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Erythrophloeum guineense and of Lovoa klaineana immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : kasa (Lissongo)
Fagara angolensis Engl.
Official name : Fagara angolensis Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, grated barks of Fagara angolense, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : bolongo (Lissongo)
Fagara lemairei De Wild.
Official name : Fagara lemairei De Wild.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, grated barks of Fagara lemairei, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : bolongo (Lissongo)
Lovoa klaineana Pierre ex Sprague
Official name : Lovoa klaineana Pierre ex Sprague
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Lovoa klaineana, immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : konde (Lissongo)
Manilkara sp.
Official name : Manilkara sp.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla mixed with Piptadenia africana, Strychnos icaja, Manilkara sp. immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : mbwete (Lissongo)
Marsdenia efulensis N.E. Br.
Official name : Marsdenia efulensis N.E. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, arrow poison, whole plant of Marsdenia efulensis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : molo-bushio (Lissongo).
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla mixed with Piptadenia africana, Strychnos icaja, Manilkara sp. immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : mbalaka (Lissongo).
Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Official name : Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Cynanchum cordifolium Retz. , Cynanchum extensum Jacq.
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, arrow poison, whole plant of Pergularia eztensa immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : molo-bushio, (Lissongo)
Piptadenia africana Hook.f. A FAIRE Mimosaceae
Official name : Piptadenia africana Hook.f. A FAIRE Mimosaceae
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, mixture of chopped leaves and grated barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla mixed with Piptadenia africana, Strychnos icaja, Manilkara sp. immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : mokungu (Lissongo)
Scottellia kamerunensis Gilg
Official name : Scottellia kamerunensis Gilg
Family : Achariaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison, grated barks of Scottelia kamerunensis immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : mofambi (Lissongo).
Strychnos aculeata Soler.
Official name : Strychnos aculeata Soler.
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(207)
Recipes : H(092) ichthyotoxic poison écorces râpées et pulpe du fruit de Strychnos aculeata immersed, and then shaken energetically with sand from the river bottom (reported in Gabon by Father Walker)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (CAR), southern Oubangui-Chari forest
Vernacular name : ifombe (Lissongo)