Mambata: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Mambata in Congo is the name of a plant defined with Boerhavia diffusa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Boerhavia coccinea var. paniculata Moscoso (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Phytographia (1794)
· Anales de Ciencias Naturales (1801)
· Mant. Pl. Altera (1771)
· Mus. Senckenberg.
· Flora Indica, or ‘Descriptions of Indian Plants’ (1832)
· Species Plantarum (1753)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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