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Reference : HU 02

Author(s) : Urso, V., M. A. Signorini, M. Tonini , P. Bruschi
Title : Wild medicinal and food plants used by communities living in Mopane woodlands of southern Angola: Results of an ethnobotanical field investigation Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 177, 126–139, (2016)
Reference HU 02 has information about 98 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037, 1) cough, H(104) stomach ache, belowground organs of Abrus precatorius, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : omehobungu
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) cough, barks of Faidherbia albida, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : omuwè, onowetu
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(076)
Recipes : H(008,1) diarrhea, H(076, 1) mouth inflammations, belowground organs of Acacia senegal, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : mukondo
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055, 3) emetic, belowground organs, whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : kilianguelenguendja
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(095) beverage, fresh fruits, H(095) mash, H(095) fresh fruit (food)s, H(095) oil from seeds of Adansonia digitata, RNS
(Nombre total de citations pour Adansonia digitata = 88)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : mukua, imbondeiro
Aframomum alboviolaceum (Ridl.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum alboviolaceum (Ridl.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fresh fruit (food) of Aframomum alboviolaceum
H(068) anthelmintic fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum , RNS
(Nombre total de citations pour Aframomum alboviolaceum = 03)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : jinguenga, matundo, issambia,
Aloe littoralis Baker
Official name : Aloe littoralis Baker
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(008), H(027), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(100), H(109), H(126), H(171)
Recipes : H(001) eye inflammations leaves, H(004) wounds, leaves, H(008) diarrhea, leaves, belowground organs, H(109) back ache, leaves, H(111) burns, leaves, H(037) cough, belowground organs, H(008) cholera, belowground organs, H(171) diabetes, belowground organs, H(126) liver diseases, sap , H(051) fever, sap , belowground organs, H(100) gonorrhea, belowground organs , leaves, sap , H(051) paludism, belowground organs, sap , H(038) urinary tract inflammations and H(027) anti-abortive, belowground organs of Aloe littoralis , RNS
(Total number of citations forAloe littoralis = 50)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : endombo, otchindombo
Aloe sp.
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(126), H(113), H(018)
Recipes : H(126, 1) liver diseases, H(113, 1) pain in legs, leaves, H(018, 1) scalp troubles, leaves of Aloe sp. , RNS
(Total number of citations for Aloe sp. = 3)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : makundi
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, 2) cooked leaves of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : jimboa
Annona stenophylla subsp. nana (Exell) N. Robson
Official name : Annona stenophylla subsp. nana (Exell) N. Robson
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(027)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache in children, belowground organs, H(027) to help fetal movements, belowground organs of Annona stenophylla subsp. Nana , RNS
(Total number of citations for Annona stenophylla = 3)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : mayolo, nhungo
Aptosimum gossweileri Skan
Official name : Aptosimum gossweileri Skan
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103, 1) tooth ache, leaves, barks of Aptosimum gossweiler, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : otchitumba-Veta
Aristolochia albida Duch.
Official name : Aristolochia albida Duch.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(000), H(007), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(112)
Recipes : H(000) general malaise, H(007) depurative for intestine and H(051) paludism, and H(112) abortive, belowground organs, H(008) diarrhea, barks, H(051) fever, belowground organs, leaves, H(104) stomachache in children and H(038) urinary tract inflammations, belowground organs of Aristolochia albida , RNS
(Total number of citations for Aristolochia albida = 57)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : kwanana, onjilo
Aristolochia heppii Merxm.
Official name : Aristolochia heppii Merxm.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 1) anthelmintic, belowground organs of Aristolochia heppii, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : kaquanana
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Official name : Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) cough, belowground organs of Artemisia afra, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : eliminiomba
Asparagus sp.
Official name : Asparagus sp.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z, 3) pregnancy troubles, belowground organs of Asparagus sp., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : epimpa
Barleria prionitis L.
Official name : Barleria prionitis L.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001, 2) eye inflammations leaves of Barleria prionitis
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : ndundumai, ndumahina, ososene
Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Official name : Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(095), H(104), H(111), H(197)
Recipes : H(095) alcoholic beverage, fruits, H(095) fresh fruit (food)
H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomachache, barks , H(111) burns, barks, H(197) to facilitate fontanelle closure barks of Berchemia discolor , RNS
(Total number of citations for Berchemia discolor = 77)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : omumbe
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, 8) cooked vegetable, leaves of Bidens pilosa, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : onkholokohò
Boscia gossweileri Exell
Official name : Boscia gossweileri Exell
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(038), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(095) fresh fruit (food)
H(001) eye inflammations leaves, H(100) gonorrhea, belowground organs, H(139) sexual stimulant for men; belowground organs, H(038) urinary tract inflammations, belowground organs of Boscia gossweileri , RNS
(Total number of citations for Boscia gossweileri = 06)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : mutampassokota
Boscia mossambicensis Klotz
Official name : Boscia mossambicensis Klotz
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic belowground organs, H(139) sexual stimulant for men, H(104) stomachache, belowground organs of Boscia mossambicensis , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : muvissa tupia