The uses of fig (Ficus) by five ethnic minority communities in Southern Shan State, Myanmar
Most regions of Myanmar fall within the Indo-Burma Biodiversity Hotspot and are threatened with biodiversity loss. Development of a comprehensive framework for sustainable development is crucial. Figs are ecol... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - September 17, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Aye Mya Mon, Yinxian Shi, Xuefei Yang, Pyae Phyo Hein, Thaung Naing Oo, Cory W. Whitney and Yongping Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Phytotherapies in motion: French Guiana as a case study for cross-cultural ethnobotanical hybridization
French Guiana is characterized by a very multicultural population, made up of formerly settled groups (Amerindians, Maroons, Creoles) and more recent migrants (mostly from Latin America and the Caribbean). It ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - September 16, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: M.-A. Tareau, A. Bonnefond, M. Palisse and G. Odonne Tags: Research Source Type: research

Patterns in the transmission of traditional ecological knowledge: a case study from Arnhem Land, Australia
The loss of traditional ecological knowledge in endangered language communities is a cause of concern worldwide. Given the state of current knowledge, it is difficult to say whether language and TEK transmissi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - September 14, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Aung Si Tags: Research Source Type: research

Folk classification of wild mushrooms from San Isidro Buensuceso, Tlaxcala, Central Mexico
An ethnomycological study was conducted to describe the fungus concept and the traditional fungus classification system for the Nahuas of San Isidro Buensuceso, in central Mexico. The study which provides info... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - September 14, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Roberto Carlos Reyes-L ópez, Adriana Montoya, Alejandro Kong, Ezequiel Alberto Cruz-Campuzano and Javier Caballero-Nieto Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prohibited, but still present: local and traditional knowledge about the practice and impact of forest grazing by domestic livestock in Hungary
Forests have been grazed for millennia. Around the world, forest grazing by livestock became a controversial management practice, gradually restricted in many countries over the past 250  years. This was also t... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - September 10, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Anna Varga, L ászló Demeter, Viktor Ulicsni, Kinga Öllerer, Marianna Biró, Dániel Babai and Zsolt Molnár Tags: Research Source Type: research

The best choices: the diversity and functions of the plants in the home gardens of the Tsang-la (Motuo Menba) communities in Yarlung Tsangpo Grand Canyon, Southwest China
Home garden is identified as a kind of small-scale land-use system which is used to manage and cultivate useful plants by local people, and home gardens can provide various plant products and services. Investi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 31, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yu Zhang, Li-Xin Yang, Ming-Xiang Li, Yong-Jie Guo, Shan Li and Yu-Hua Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Medicinal dietary plants of the Yi in Mile, Yunnan, China
The Yi is the largest ethnic group in Yunnan Province (China), with a population of five million. The Yi people tend to live in mountainous areas, and their culture includes a unique dietary system for treatin... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 28, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jingxian Sun, Yong Xiong, Yanhong Li, Qingsong Yang, Yijian Chen, Mengyuan Jiang, Yukui Li, Hongrui Li, Zizhen Bi, Xiangzhong Huang and Shugang Lu Tags: Research Source Type: research

“It may also have prevented churchgoers from falling asleep”: southernwood, Artemisia abrotanum L. (fam. Asteraceae), in the church bouquet, and its contemporary presence as a heritage plant in Sweden
Southernwood, Artemisia abrotanum L., is a plant that has been cultivated for centuries. Most probable is that it has its origin in the eastern Mediterranean area. It has been kept for its fragrance and has a his... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 28, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ingvar Svanberg and Erik de Vahl Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Local preferences for three indigenous oil-seed plants and attitudes towards their conservation in the K énédougou province of Burkina Faso, West-Africa
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 26, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Fanta Reine Sheirita Ti étiambou, Kolawolé Valère Salako, Jésukpégo Roméo Tohoun and Amadé Ouédraogo Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Mazri (Nannorrhops ritchiana (Griff) Aitch.): a remarkable source of manufacturing traditional handicrafts, goods and utensils in Pakistan
Mazri palm (Nannorrhops ritchiana (Griff) Aitch.) is a member of the family Arecaceae, native to Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan, Oman, and Saudi Arabia. In Pakistan, it is used since long time for various purposes. ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 17, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Abdullah, Shujaul Mulk Khan, Andrea Pieroni, Zahoor ul Haq and Zeeshan Ahmad Tags: Research Source Type: research

An ethnoveterinary study on medicinal plants used by the Buyi people in Southwest Guizhou, China
The Buyi (Bouyei) people in Qianxinan Buyi and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, Southwest Guizhou, China, have used medicinal plants and traditional remedies for ethnoveterinary practices, such as treating domestic... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 17, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yong Xiong and Chunlin Long Tags: Research Source Type: research

Invisible contaminants and food security in former coal mining areas of Santa Catarina, Southern Brazil
Mining activities have environmental impacts due to sediment movement and contamination of areas and may also pose risks to people ’s food security. In Brazil, the majority of coal mining activities are in the ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 14, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Graziela Dias Blanco, Rafael Barbizan S ühs, Escarlet Brizola, Patrícia Figueiredo Corrêa, Mari Lucia Campos and Natalia Hanazaki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local preferences for three indigenous oil-seed plants and attitudes towards their conservation in the K énédougou province of Burkina Faso, West-Africa
Carapa procera, Lophira lanceolata, and Pentadesma butyracea are three underutilized but increasingly threatened indigenous oil-seed tree species (IOS) in tropical Africa. Because local knowledge is vital for sus... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 23, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Fanta Reine Sheirita Ti étiambou, Kolawolé Valère Salako, Jésukpégo Roméo Tohoun and Amadé Ouédraogo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Home gardens ’ agrobiodiversity and owners’ knowledge of their ecological, economic and socio-cultural multifunctionality: a case study in the lowlands of Tabasco, México
Home gardens (HGs) are hotspots of in situ agrobiodiversity conservation. We conducted a case study in Tabasco, M éxico, on HG owners’ knowledge of HG ecological, economical and socio-cultural multifunctionalit... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 20, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Teresita Avilez-L ópez, Hans van der Wal, Elda Miriam Aldasoro-Maya and Ulises Rodríguez-Robles Tags: Research Source Type: research

Knowledge transmission patterns at the border: ethnobotany of Hutsuls living in the Carpathian Mountains of Bukovina (SW Ukraine and NE Romania)
Cross-border research is a novel and important tool for detecting variability of ecological knowledge. This is especially evident in regions recently divided and annexed to different political regimes. Therefo... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 10, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Giulia Mattalia, Nataliya Stryamets, Andrea Pieroni and Renata S õukand Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnobotanical study on medicinal plants used by Mulam people in Guangxi, China
The Mulam are an ethnic group native to Guangxi, and nearly 80% of the Mulam population lives in Luocheng Mulam Autonomous County, northern Guangxi, southern China. They have accumulated rich medicinal folk kn... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 2, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Renchuan Hu, Chunrui Lin, Weibin Xu, Yan Liu and Chunlin Long Tags: Research Source Type: research

The governance of traditional medicine and herbal remedies in the selected local markets of Western Kenya
A lot of emphasis is often placed on modern governance systems and little or no attention is given to traditional governance practices which remain largely undocumented. The study aimed at finding out importan... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 26, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Willy Kibet Chebii, John Kaunga Muthee and Karatu Kiemo Tags: Research Source Type: research

The use of fish and herptiles in traditional folk therapies in three districts of Chenab riverine area in Punjab, Pakistan
Like botanical taxa, various species of animals are also used in traditional and modern health care systems. Present study was intended with the aim to document the traditional uses of herptile and fish specie... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 24, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Muhammad Altaf, Arshad Mehmood Abbasi, Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Shoaib Amjad, Kinza Irshad and Abdul Majid Khan Tags: Research Source Type: research

How practice in plant collection influences interactions with illustrations and written texts on local plants? A case study from Daghestan, North Caucasus
It is only recently that written sources of local knowledge on plants are not being ignored by scholars as not belonging to “traditional” knowledge. Ethnobotanical texts, however, if they at all focus on knowl... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 23, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Iwona Kaliszewska and Iwa Ko łodziejska Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local knowledge about sustainable harvesting and availability of wild medicinal plant species in Lemnos island, Greece
In Europe and the Mediterranean, over-exploitation and destructive harvesting techniques have been identified as two critical threats affecting the sustainable harvesting of wild medicinal plant (WMP) species.... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 19, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dimitrios Papageorgiou, Penelope J. Bebeli, Maria Panitsa and Christoph Schunko Tags: Research Source Type: research

Exchange of medicinal plant information in California missions
Missions were established in California in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries to convert Native Americans to Christianity and enculturate them into a class of laborers for Californios (Spanish/Mexican set... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 15, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Joe Rayl McBride, Rita Yolanda Cavero, Anna Liisa Cheshire, Mar ía Isabel Calvo and Deborah Lea McBride Tags: Research Source Type: research

Filling the gaps: ethnobotanical study of the Garrigues district, an arid zone in Catalonia (NE Iberian Peninsula)
This study has focused on the Garrigues district, one of the most arid regions in Catalonia (NE Iberian Peninsula), which, in general terms, has remained unexplored from the ethnobotanical point of view. This ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 9, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Airy Gras, Joan Vall ès and Teresa Garnatje Tags: Research Source Type: research

Indigenous uses of wild and tended plant biodiversity maintain ecosystem services in agricultural landscapes of the Terai Plains of Nepal
Despite a rapidly accumulating evidence base quantifying ecosystem services, the role of biodiversity in the maintenance of ecosystem services in shared human-nature environments is still understudied, as is h... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 8, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jessica P. R. Thorn, Thomas F. Thornton, Ariella Helfgott and Kathy J. Willis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Environmental interactions between people and birds in semiarid lands of the Zapotitl án Valley, Central Mexico
Birds have been among the most important element in lives of humans around the world, due to their presence and abundance in practically all ecosystems. Zapotitl án Salinas, a community of the Tehuacán Valley, ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 5, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yessica Ang élica Romero-Bautista, Ana Isabel Moreno-Calles, Fernando Alvarado-Ramos, Maurino Reyes Castillo and Alejandro Casas Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnobotany of dye plants in Southern Italy, Mediterranean Basin: floristic catalog and two centuries of analysis of traditional botanical knowledge heritage
Since ancient times, man has learned to use plants to obtain natural dyes, but this traditional botanical knowledge (TBK) is eroding. In the late, during, and the early 1800s, there was an increase in research... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 3, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: A. Prigioniero, A. Geraci, R. Schicchi, M. Tartaglia, D. Zuzolo, P. Scarano, M. Marziano, A. Postiglione, R. Sciarrillo and C. Guarino Tags: Research Source Type: research

The ability of artisanal fishers to recognize the dolphins they cooperate with
Human-animal interactions with mutual benefits in the wild are rare. Such positive interactions seem to require an intricate knowledge from the human side on the animals ’ behavior and their habitat. In souther... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 29, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Daiane S. X. da Rosa, Natalia Hanazaki, Maur ício Cantor, Paulo C. Simões-Lopes and Fábio G. Daura-Jorge Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnomedicinal knowledge of a marginal hill community of Central Himalaya: diversity, usage pattern, and conservation concerns
Indigenous communities use wild plants to cure human ailments since ancient times; such knowledge has significant potential for formulating new drugs and administering future health care. Considering this, the... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: S. N. Ojha, Deepti Tiwari, Aryan Anand and R. C. Sundriyal Tags: Research Source Type: research

Medicinal plant use practice in four ethnic communities (Gurage, Mareqo, Qebena, and Silti), south central Ethiopia
Ethnic groups throughout the world have developed their own cultures expressed in the form of customs, taboos, and traditional healthcare systems. Traditional medicine system is one of the widespread cultures ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Alemtshay Teka, Zemede Asfaw, Sebsebe Demissew and Patrick Van Damme Tags: Research Source Type: research

Bear bile use at the intersection of maternal health in Cambodia
The consumption of bear gallbladders and bear bile in Southeast Asia is a persistent threat to bear populations. As part of a larger effort to understand the characteristics of bear part consumption in Cambodi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Elizabeth Oneita Davis, Mhairi Gibson, Thona Lim and Jenny Anne Glikman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Wild plants and fungi sold in the markets of Yerevan (Armenia)
The aim of the study was to record wild plants and fungi sold in the capital of Armenia. This is the first large market survey in the Caucasus region. The area of the Caucasus is characterised by a very high d... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 19, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Siranush Nanagulyan, Narine Zakaryan, Nune Kartashyan, Renata Piwowarczyk and Łukasz Łuczaj Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnoveterinary plants of Pakistan: a review
Ethnoveterinary medicine is crucial in many rural areas of the world since people living in remote and marginal areas rely significantly on traditional herbal therapies to treat their domestic animals. In Paki... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 15, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Muhammad Abdul Aziz, Amir Hasan Khan and Andrea Pieroni Tags: Review Source Type: research

On-farm management and participatory evaluation of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan [L.] Millspaugh) diversity across the agro-ecological zones of the Republic of Benin
Pigeonpea is a multipurpose food legume crop that contributes to food security in the Republic of Benin. For the establishment of conservation and breeding programs, previous ethnobotanical surveys on pigeonpe... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 13, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: G éofroy Kinhoégbè, Gustave Djèdatin, Laura Estelle Yêyinou Loko, Abraham Gnimansou Favi, Aristide Adomou, Clément Agbangla and Alexandre Dansi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local and scientific knowledge in the school context: characterization and content of published works
Bridging the gap between local and scientific knowledge can have useful implications in the teaching-learning process because it can create environments conducive to the valorization of sociocultural diversity... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 6, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Maria Carolina Sotero, Ângelo Giuseppe Chaves Alves, Janaina Kelli Gomes Arandas and Maria Franco Trindade Medeiros Tags: Research Source Type: research

Domestication of aromatic medicinal plants in Mexico: Agastache (Lamiaceae) —an ethnobotanical, morpho-physiological, and phytochemical analysis
This study provides knowledge about these processes in tw... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 1, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Guadalupe Carrillo-Galv án, Robert Bye, Luis E. Eguiarte, Sol Cristians, Pablo Pérez-López, Francisco Vergara-Silva and Mario Luna-Cavazos Tags: Research Source Type: research

“The plants have axé”: investigating the use of plants in Afro-Brazilian religions of Santa Catarina Island
Cultural and religious practices of African origin have decisively influenced traditional health practices in the Americas since the African diaspora. Plants are core elements in the religions of African origi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 25, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tiago Santos Pagnocca, Sofia Zank and Natalia Hanazaki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fauna and conservation in the context of formal education: a study of urban and rural students in the semi-arid region of Brazil
In addition to playing a key role in the dynamics of ecosystems, animal diversity, especially that of wild vertebrates, is intimately linked with human evolutionary history, which has resulted in diverse inter... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 25, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jos é Valberto de Oliveira, Moacyr Xavier Gomes da Silva, Anna Karolina Martins Borges, Wedson Medeiros Silva Souto, Sérgio de Faria Lopes, Dilma Maria de Brito Melo Trovão, Raynner Rilke Duarte Barboza and Rômulo Romeu Nóbrega Alves Tags: Research Source Type: research

Baby pangolins on my plate: possible lessons to learn from the COVID-19 pandemic
The Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (JEET), throughout its 15 years of existence, has tried to provide a respected outlet for scientific knowledge concerning the inextricable links between human soci... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 21, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Gabriele Volpato, Michele F. Fontefrancesco, Paolo Gruppuso, Dauro M. Zocchi and Andrea Pieroni Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Use of game fauna by Fulni- ô people in Northeastern Brazil: implications for conservation
Due to the influence of several factors on the hunting of game meat, we investigated how the seasonality of the environment, the abundance, and the biomass of wild animals, as well as the proximity to these re... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 17, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Josivan Soares da Silva, Andr é Luiz Borba do Nascimento, Rômulo Romeu Nóbrega Alves and Ulysses Paulino Albuquerque Tags: Research Source Type: research

Knowledge and interactions of the local community with the herpetofauna in the forest reserve of Quinin í (Tibacuy-Cundinamarca, Colombia)
The study of human-nature relationship has made possible to understand the life dynamics of the communities and the biodiversity with which they cohabit. Although there has been a rise of ethnobiological studi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 15, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Juan Camilo R íos-Orjuela, Nelson Falcón-Espitia, Alejandra Arias-Escobar, María José Espejo-Uribe and Carol Tatiana Chamorro-Vargas Tags: Research Source Type: research

Illegal trade of songbirds: an analysis of the activity in an area of northeast Brazil
This study aimed to analyze the chain and dynamics of the trade of wild birds between keepers and traders in an area of northeast Brazil. Profit from the purchase and sale of these animals in the trade chain w... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 30, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Wallisson Sylas Luna de Oliveira, Anna Karolina Martins Borges, S érgio de Faria Lopes, Alexandre Vasconcellos and Rômulo Romeu Nóbrega Alves Tags: Research Source Type: research

Historical ethnobotanical review of medicinal plants used to treat children diseases in Romania (1860s –1970s)
Romanian ethnopediatrics has a long history of medicinal plant use. The main objective of the present review was to identify, collect, systematize, and prioritize the available bibliographical data related to ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 24, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Madalina Petran, Dorin Dragos and Marilena Gilca Tags: Review Source Type: research

Quantitative ethnopharmacological documentation and molecular confirmation of medicinal plants used by the Manobo tribe of Agusan del Sur, Philippines
The Philippines is renowned as one of the species-rich countries and culturally megadiverse in ethnicity around the globe. However, ethnopharmacological studies in the Philippines are still limited especially ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 5, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mark Lloyd G. Dapar, Grecebio Jonathan D. Alejandro, Ulrich Meve and Sigrid Liede-Schumann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnomycological study of edible and medicinal mushrooms in Menge District, Asossa Zone, Benshangul Gumuz Region, Ethiopia
Menge District has long been inhabited by people who have a long tradition of using wild mushrooms mainly as food, source of income, and medicine. Extensive utilization of wild edible mushrooms (WEM) coupled w... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 4, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Rediet Sitotaw, Ermias Lulekal and Dawit Abate Tags: Research Source Type: research

Wild edible plants and mushrooms of the Bamenda Highlands in Cameroon: ethnobotanical assessment and potentials for enhancing food security
In seasons of food shortage, local communities across Africa use wild edible plants and mushrooms (WEPM) that contribute significantly to food security by supplementing households ’ diets and providing alternat... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 4, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Evariste Fedoung Fongnzossie, Christine Fernande Biyegue Nyangono, Achille Bernard Biwole, Patricia Nee Besong Ebai, Nina Bisi Ndifongwa, Jannet Motove and Siegfried Didier Dibong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Berries, greens, and medicinal herbs —mapping and assessing wild plants as an ecosystem service in Transylvania (Romania)
Wild edible plants as well as medicinal herbs are still widely used natural resources in Eastern Europe that are frequently accessed by the local population. Ethnobotanical studies rarely give insight to the s... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 4, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ágnes Vári, Ildikó Arany, Ágnes Kalóczkai, Katalin Kelemen, Judith Papp and Bálint Czúcz Tags: Research Source Type: research

An ethnobotanical survey of wild edible plants used by the Yi people of Liangshan Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
Due to historical perceptions of Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture (Sichuan Province, China) as being a violent place, and due to its rugged terrain, cultural differences, and relative inaccessibility, few re... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 26, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jing Wang, Barnabas C. Seyler, Tamara Ticktin, Yonggang Zeng and Kede Ayu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnography, ethnobiology and natural history: narratives on hunting and ecology of mammals among quilombolas from Southeast Brazil
As a leading practice of Homo sapiens ’ environmental experience for hundreds of millennia, hunting continues to evoke key research inquiries in the fields of archaeology, human ecology, and conservation biology. ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 21, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Helbert Medeiros Prado, Raquel Costa da Silva, Marcelo Nivert Schlindwein and Rui S érgio Sereni Murrieta Tags: Research Source Type: research

Wild edible ectomycorrhizal fungi: an underutilized food resource from the rainforests of Tshopo province (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Ectomycorrhizal (EcM) fungi constitute a source of income as well as proper food with considerable nutritional value. Although edible EcM fungi are highly diverse and expected to host considerable nutritional ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 10, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: H éritier Milenge Kamalebo and André De Kesel Tags: Research Source Type: research

An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Sheka Zone of Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Regional State, Ethiopia
People ’s classification, management, and use of plants represent attempt to attracting people from different academic disciplines. Many countries use traditional medicine for their primary healthcare system. M... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 5, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Zewdie Kassa, Zemede Asfaw and Sebsebe Demissew Tags: Research Source Type: research

Socialising over fruits and vegetables: the biocultural importance of an open-air market in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Earth ’s biocultural diversity comprising biological, cultural and linguistic diversities is being eroded quickly. Our ability to recognise and appreciate what is remaining is crucial for its survival. However,... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 31, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: F. Merlin Franco, Li Ling Chaw, Nurzahidah Bakar and Siti Noraqilah Haji Abas Tags: Research Source Type: research