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Official name : Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia comorensis (Bojer ex A. DC.) K. Schum.

16 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29
Author(s) : AFLORA
Title : 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(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruits, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Popular republic of Congo (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mo.suku(Aka-moumpoutou);dukuku(Aka-bangi)
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, fruit mesocarp of Saba comorensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (di)tute (Kimbundu)
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), barks stems , twigs, trunk of Saba comorensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to scrape, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, latex of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon of Saba comorensis, VO.
H(006) laxative, extract of leaves, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, roots extract, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots and barks extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mgombe (Kimbunga), libungo (Kihehe)
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, decoction of roots Landolphia comorensis, VO. 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhea, roots decoction ofLandolphia comorensis, VO. 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region of Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) Saba comorensis food for men and monkeys, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(128x)
Recipes : H(128x) enlarged prostate, fruit of Saba comorensis consumed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : ochon (local dialect), rubber vine (Englisch)
Reference HM 79
Author(s) : Mosango M., F. Szafranski
Title : Plantes sauvages à fruits comestibles dans les environs de Kisangani (Zaïre) Journ. d'Agric. Trad, et de Bota. Appl. XXXII, pp. 177-190; (1985) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1985_num_32_1_3935
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) wild plants with edible fruits of Saba comorens:The pulp is tart and very refreshing. We suck the seeds for their flavor. The fruits are sold on the market.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Zaïre (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : kpase (Kimanga) ;tololo (Kilokele) ; liyo (Kiturumbu) , limbenbe (Kigenia)
Reference HO 25
Author(s) : Okullo, J.B.L, F. Omujal, C. Bigirimana, P. Isubikalu, M. Malinga, E. Bizuru, A. Namutebi, B.B. Obaa, J.G. Agea
Title : Ethno-Medicinal Uses of Selected Indigenous Fruit Trees from the Lake Victoria Basin Districts in Uganda. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, Volume: 2, pp 78-88 (2014) www.plantsjournal.com
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(027y), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(091), H(113), H(200), H(214)
Recipes : H(001) eye diseases, H(013) skin diseases, H(027y) post-partum, H(037) cough, H(038) urinary tract, H(046) measles, H(051) paludism, H(075) appetizer, H(091) anemia, H(104) gastrointestinal disorder, H(113) joint pains, H(200) immunity booster, H(214) bone pains, leaves of Saba comorensis, VO.
H(068) helminth infection, leaves decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda ( Lake Victoria Basin District)
Vernacular name : amachawango (Samia), amovongo (Luganda)
Reference HS 54
Author(s) : Salinitro, M. , R. Vicentini, C. Bonomi & A. Tassoni
Title : Traditional knowledge on wild and cultivated plants in the Kilombero Valley (Morogoro Region), Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:17 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0146-y
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, fruit of Saba comorensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kilombero Valley, Morogoro Region)
Vernacular name : lingombe
Reference HT 34
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot & Mirutse Giday
Title : Ethnobotanical study of wild edible plants of Kara and Kwego semi-pastoralist people in Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:23 (2010)
Symptoms : H(095), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, syphilis, powder of the fruit of Saba comorensis in H2O, VO.
H(095) food, fruit edible, row (juice) or boiled
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone)
Vernacular name : giriza (Kara), geri (Kwego)
Reference HT 41
Author(s) : Tabuti, J. RS, C. B. Kukunda, D. Kaweesi, O. MJ. Kasib
Title : Herbal medicine use in the districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu, and Mukono in Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:35 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-35.pdf
Symptoms : H(055), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(055, 2) vomiting, H(091, 3) waist pain, H(113, 1) arthritis, leaves are the most commonly used plant organ, roots and stems are also used, the medicines are mostly prepared as water extracts or as decoctions and administered orally., leaves are the most commonly used plant organ, roots and stems are also used, the medicines are mostly prepared as water extracts or as decoction and administered orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu & Mukono)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1969_num_16_9_3037 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_1_3053 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_5_3060 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_7_3071
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) latex of Saba comorensis is on the abscess
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : kpa (Manja), akpwanga, agbanga (Banda), kenzeto (Lissongo).
Reference HW 12
Author(s) : Walsh, M.
Title : The Use of Wild and Cultivated Plants as famine Foods on Pemba Island, Zanzibar Plantes et Sociétés: Études océan Indien 42-43 (2009)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) Saba comorensis as food plant in Pemba Island during periods of food shortages
Region : Zanzibar
Country : Tanzania, Zanzibar (Pemba Island)
Vernacular name : mbungo (swahili),
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(109)
Recipes : Vb(109) back pain (acir), fruit of Saba comorensis, juice and fruit flesh, RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : ekumune (Ngakarimojong)