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Official name : Rytigynia sp.
Family : Rubiaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HT 42
Author(s) : Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title : Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013)
Symptoms : H(107)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid (micho), leaf of Rytigynia spp.chopped and mixed with water and taken orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern), South Omo
Vernacular name : golodo (Maale)
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(211)
Recipes : H(211) a seed of "kawa" = Rytigynia sp. decoction is taken as a coffee-like drink (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : kawa (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)