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Official name : Rhektophyllum mirabile N.E.Br.
Family : Araceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, sap of stems of Rhektophyllum mirabile used as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 82
Author(s) : Mpondo Mpondo, E., J. P. Ngene, L. Mpounze Som, G. Etame Loe, P. C. Ngo Boumsong , J. Yinyang , S. D. Dibong
Title : Connaissances et usages traditionnels des plantes médicinales du département du haut Nyong Journal of Applied Biosciences 113: 11229-11245 (2017)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013, 12) abscess, furoncle, pulp by trituration of tuber from Rhektophyllum mirabile then put on the boil or abscess and attach the dough morning and evening until healing boil or abscess
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun (Upper Nyong Department)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(031), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver disease, spadix and young leaves of Rhektophyllum mirabile, H(031) side points., RNS.
H (031) against the repellent side points, spadix and young leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (O-)nanama , (O-)pudya, (o-)vudya (Eviya language)