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Official name : Protomegabaria stapfiana (Beille) Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) protection for women, calcined twig of Protomegabaria stapfiana (mentioned as Protomegabaria staphiana) mixed with red palm oil of Elaeis guineensis and salt and put into a horn. any woman member of the snake society may lick the medicine from the end of the finger if she feels dizzy or afraid
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Liberia (Mano/Ba,, Kona )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors