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Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.

133 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(031), H(033), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(033), ripe fruit grinded and diluted of Adansonia digitata, root of Pseudocedrela kotschyi, carbonisation, diluted powder, VO.
H(031), barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia, RNS.
H(031), stems with leaves of Stganotaenia araliacea of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia digitata, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, RNS.
H(051) paludism, seeds of Adansonia digitata, stems with leaves of Indigofera nigicans, RNS.
H(051) paludism, seeds of Adansonia digitata, bark of the underground part of Ostryoderris stuhlmanii, RNS.
H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia digitata of Bombax costatum of Pterocarpus erinaceus, RNS.
H(104), leaves of Adansonia., maceration, VO.
H(126), almond of Adansonia digitata, stems with leaves of Chrysanthellum americanum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : donwo (Bariba), boboli (Peuhl)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), epicarp of Adansonia digitata , maceration, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mukondo (Akwa, Koongo)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), latex, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : kuka (Hausa), koo mya (Zarma), bokki (Peuhl), taedrumpt (Tamacheck), bulu kuwa (Beriberi), baobab ( local French)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), seeds, pulp of fruits Adansonia digitata , seeds Pennisetum americanum, maceration H2O, VO.
H(020), seeds Adansonia digitata, Parkia biglobosa, leaves Lippia multiflora, delayed, VO.
H(104), seeds Adansonia digitata , roots of Kaempferia aethiopica, delayed powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : todi (Nawdem), tokala, tuéleg, kankanssio (Moba), baobab (French)
Reference HA 19
Author(s) : Andriamanga, N.
Title : Les plantes médicinales anthelmintiques Malagasy. Département de recherches zootechniques et vétérinaires, Cotonou, 48p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, anthelmintic, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : za, zahabe
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008), pulp fruit VO, fever, dysentery
H(051), bark decoction in 1 pint H2O, fever
H(051), leaves powder , again fever (prevention)
H(191), leaves soup, blood purifier
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ose (yoruba), igi-ose, kuka (Hausa)
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), barks of Adansonia digitata of Ossyris lanceolata (mpeta) decoction (H2O) , VO
H(100), roots decoction (H2O) , RNS., VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhuyu (Luvenda)
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(100) gonorrhea , leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kuku
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Adansonia digitata, VO., 3 X / day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : baobab (Ibibio)
Reference HA 41
Author(s) : Aubréville, A.
Title : Flore forestière Soudano-guinéenne (A.O.F - Cameroun - A.E.F) Office Recherche Scientifique d'Outre-Mer, 523 p, (1950) Soc. Edit. Maritim. Col., Paris
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(051), H(056), H(193)
Recipes : H(001) eyes diseases, H(008) dysentery, powder from the pulp of fruit of Adansonia digitata (Sénégal)
H(051) fever, decoction of leaves, VO. 1/2 l in the morning and the evening (Sénégal)
H(193) emollient + H(056) for the Guinea-worm extractio, the leaves are emolient
Region : West Africa, Central Africa
Country : (A.O.F - A.E.F)
Vernacular name : goui (Ouolof), bak (Sérère, sito (Mandingue, boki, bokki (Toucouleur peuhl), sira (Mallinké), frombo (Baoulé), toéga (Mossi), oro (Dogon)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbuyu
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) dry fruits of Adansonia digitata eaten raw et edible pulp as cool drink
H(095), pulp as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sirra (Dioula)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(078)
Recipes : H(013) cyst,H(037) cough, H(078) fibroma, H(078) myoma, bark decoction of Adansonia digitata , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpassagoto (Fon)
Reference HA 62
Author(s) : Ag Sidj'lene, E.
Title : Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforas (Mali) Étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique, 138p. (1996) Orstom éditions:209-213, rue LaFayette, 75480 Paris cedex10 ISBN Orstom2-7099-1325-9
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) inflorescence elongated, on the cob, fluffy of Croton gratissimusare sold in markets and are sought after for their medicinal value
Croton gratissimus is a woody species absent from Adar but known to its inhabitants
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (lregion of Adrar of Iforas)
Vernacular name : idal
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , ONS. of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), child rachitis, cooked pulp of fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 18
Author(s) : Boury, N.J.
Title : Végétaux utilisés dans la médecine africaine dans la région de Richard-Toll (Sénégal).dans: Adam, J., Les plantes utiles en Afrique occidentale. Notes Africaines, 93, 14 - 16 (1962)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), fresh leaves, pounded, maceration H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Richard-Toll region)
Vernacular name : baobab
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(037) hemoptysy, H(051) fever, drioed pulp of fruits, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (South of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) kwa (arbre), (o) kwa (fruit) (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, leaves, fruits, seeds de Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : mbondo, mukua (Kimbundu), imbondeiro (Portuguese)
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species and wild vegetables of Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : tohèga (Moré)