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Official name : Petersianthus africanus (Welw. ex Benth. & Hook. f.) Merr.
Family : Lecythidaceae

1 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(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, barks of Petersianthus africanus, boiled, cooled and drunk for chest pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors