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Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan

72 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(018), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(012), barks, stems, twigs, trunk, to pound of Erythrophleum ivorense, latex Euphorbia unispina, powder of fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pounded bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(018), stems barks, twigs, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, flowers buds of Eugenia aromatica, leaves of Ocimum canum, rape fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound,in nose
H(098), leaves of Croton zambesicus, stems barks, twigs, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense of Cassia podocarpa, to pound, + camphre + sulfure + black soap, bath
H(108) rhinit, sinusitis, powder stems barks, twigs, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, flowers buds in powder of Eugenia aromatica, powder leaves of Ocimum canum, Sysygium aromaticum, in nose
H(126), leaves of Momordica charantia of Securinega virosa, stems barks, twigs, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(143)
Recipes : H(143) variola, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, to grind (H2O), unction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(055), H(092)
Recipes : H(055), decoction (H2O) bark, emetic
H(055), strong decoction (H2O), poison arrows
H(092) ordeal, seeds, pods, bark, ordeal poison
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : erun abo
Reference HA 29 b
Author(s) : D. Kimurad
Title : The Bongando (Ngandu) farmers in the central Zaire, around Iyondje village adjacent to Wamba, the research base of Bonobos (N 0, E 22), Zone de Tshuapa, Region d'Equateur; collected by D. Kimura, in 1986-1989. in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), flowers, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : ehomi (Bongando) (Ngandu)
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(092), H(201)
Recipes : H(092), the juice of the root bark is used for arrow poison. According to Verdcourt & Trump (1969), the bark of this tree is very poisonous and was formerly widely employed throughout Africa
H(201), a magical medicine for , illness due to food taboo
H(201), the decocted root bark is the medicine to divine a socerer.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : tafa (Bira, Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(165)
Recipes : H(165), medicine for "eke" , an acute disease peculiar to children. The bark is ground and mixed with ohe barkpowder and put into the nostril of the child suffering from the disease of "eke"
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : anjoafa(Efe)
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(092)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, ordeal, barks of Erythrophleum guineense, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : elui (Baoule)
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(005), H(014), H(038), H(054), H(092), H(103), H(108), H(113), H(170), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(113) rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), bath
H(014) dermatosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), bath
H(018), H(108) sinus, H(118) rhino - pharyngite, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., to dry, powder, to take snuff
H(038) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(054), stem with leaves of Tapura bouquetiana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Piptadeniastrum africanum of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(092), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum, VO.
H(103) tooth and mouth, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction, gargle
H(112), H(170), H(201) psychosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(173), aerian part of Ganoderma sp., barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense of Harungana madagascariesnsis, to roast, powder, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(020) snake, ONS., RNS.
H(068), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) odontalgia, gingivitis, ONS of Erythrophleum guineense , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Huambo, Benguela, Lunda Norte)
Vernacular name : (olo) mbambu (Umbundu), casca (Portuguese)
Reference HB 30a
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : Medicinal plants sold in Yaoundé markets, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 23 (2) : 47-64, June 2002
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, stem barks of Erythrophleum suaveolens, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Yaounde markets)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, stems barks of Erythrophleum suaveolens, infusion, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, maceration (H2O) of the whole plant of Erythrophleum guineense, V0.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bunyakiri, Shabunda, Walikale)
Vernacular name : ishega (Kirega), ishea (Kitembo), ngere (Azande) gbanda (Ngombe)
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), ordeal, redwood of Erythrophleum guineense, RNS
Region : Subsaharan Africa
Country : Subsaharan Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) leaves of Erythrophleum suaveolens, toxic to livestock.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : tali, téli, talifi (Malinké), kondo (Kissi), téli (Poular), méli (Soussou).
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(092), H(203)
Recipes : H(203) wood: resistant to borers..
H(203), H(092) bark of Erythrophleum guineense: propriétés tannantes; contient un poison violent (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950):)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : tali, téli, talifi (Malinké), kondo (Kissi), téli (Poular), méli (Soussou).
Reference HC 33
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les Plantes-poisons de l'Oubangui et du Moyen Congo. Appl., Agric. Trop., 31e année, bulletin n°343-344, pp. 249-257.(1951) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0370-5412_1951_num_31_343_6408
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) ordeal, great poison-proof of the savannah tribes, Banda only use the root bark, Boukoko people the bark of the trunk of Erythrophleum guineense. Poison preparation: long cooking, the cooking water is administered to the patient by a sorcerer without adding anything. It is a violent poison. When an accused must undergo the ordeal , he gets the Sorcerer the dose is less strong.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : mbwanda (Mwaka), kasa (Lissongo), guada (Banda) pour l'écorce de la base du tronc, mwanda (Banda) pour la racine
Reference HD 06
Author(s) : Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title : Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(092), H(118)
Recipes : H(008), peeled seeds Erythrophleum guineense (small dosis, toxic) VO. + peenuts (Arachis hypogaea )
H(037), decoction barks, VO (small dosis , toxic)
H(118), decoction barks VO. (small dosis, toxic)
H(092) ordeal poison, barks powder diluted in H2O. Following the dosis provoke the dead
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbuma ngwele (Kikongo)
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(018), H(092), H(112)
Recipes : H(018), powder of l'écorce en inhalation
H(092) ordeal, sap, VO. , in stong dose can be mortal
H(112), decoction bark of the trunc
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Mayombe)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(092)
Recipes : H(008), VO., pounded seeds with peanuts
H(037), pounded bark, delayed in H20, VO. weak dosis
H(092) ordeal, pounded bark, delayed in H20, VO. , in stong dose can be mortal
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : ngwele (Kikongo), nkasa (Kikongo)