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Reference : HB 60

Author(s) : Bradai, L., S. Neffar, K. Amrani, S. Bissati, H. Chenchouni
Title : Ethnomycological survey of traditional usage and indigenous knowledge on desert truffles among the native Sahara. Desert people of Algeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 31–38 (2015)
Reference HB 60 has information about 3 plants :
Terfezia arenaria (Moris 1829)
Official name : Terfezia arenaria (Moris 1829)
Family : Terfeziaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(033), H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections and diseases, H(091) anemia, H(033) increase fertility, H(091) weakness and fatigue, used ascocarps of desert truffles or extracts thereof (pure or diluted) alone
H(095) vegetable, truffles mixed with honey, olive oil etc.with red meat, with couscous and porridges
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Sahara)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terfezia claveryi Chatin 1892
Official name : Terfezia claveryi Chatin 1892
Family : Terfeziaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(033), H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections and diseases, H(091) anemia, H(033) increase fertility, H(091) weakness and fatigue, used ascocarps of desert truffles or extracts thereof (pure or diluted) alone
H(095) vegetable, truffles mixed with honey, olive oil etc.with red meat, with couscous and porridges
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Sahara)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tirmania nivea (Desf.) Trappe 1971
Official name : Tirmania nivea (Desf.) Trappe 1971
Family : Terfeziaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(033), H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections and diseases, H(091) anemia, H(033) increase fertility, H(091) weakness and fatigue, used ascocarps of desert truffles or extracts thereof (pure or diluted) alone
H(095) vegetable, truffles mixed with honey, olive oil etc.with red meat, with couscous and porridges
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Sahara)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors