Umbandu: 1 definition
Umbandu 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)
Umbandu in Southern Africa is the name of a plant defined with Lonchocarpus capassa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Derris violacea Harms (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie (1902)
· Matabele Land ed. 2 (1889)
· Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1872)
· J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. (1860)
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