Kaparga: 1 definition
Kaparga means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
1) Kaparga in Mali is the name of a plant defined with Detarium microcarpum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Detarium senegalense sensu auct. (among others).
2) Kaparga in West Africa is also identified with Detarium senegalense It has the synonym Detarium heudelotianum Baill. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Phytomedicine (1999)
· Adansonia (1866)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2007)
· Journ. de Bot. (Morot) (1909)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2004)
· South African Journal of Botany (2008)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Kaparga, for example health benefits, chemical composition, side effects, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, extract dosage, have a look at these references.
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