Medicinal plant use in two Tiwi Island communities: a qualitative research study
Traditional medicinal plants are still used today in many Aboriginal communities across Australia. Our research focused on the contemporary use of such plants in the two communities within the Tiwi Islands, Wu... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 16, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Adam Thompson, Gemma Munkara, Marie Kantilla and Jacinta Tipungwuti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Factors shaping local people ’s perception of ecosystem services in the Atacora Chain of Mountains, a biodiversity hotspot in northern Benin
Atacora Chain of Mountains (ACM) is the Benin part of a range of mountains lying from Benin to Ghana through Togo. It provides goods and services to people and is dominated by rural communities with heavy reli... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 14, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Fid èle Tchossi Moutouama, Samadori Sorotori Honoré Biaou, Boateng Kyereh, Winston Adam Asante and Armand K. Natta Tags: Research Source Type: research

The value chain of the edible caterpillar Elaphrodes lactea Gaede (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae) in the Miombo forest of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Elaphrodes lactea Gaede is a highly praised edible lepidopteran insect in the Miombo forest in the DRC. Both caterpillars and pupae of this species are consumed. Following recent declines in the Miombo forest, it... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 14, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Olivier Bomolo, Saliou Niassy, Chrysantus M. Tanga, Auguste Chocha, Laetitia Tartibu, Mylor N. Shutcha, Baboy Longanza, Sunday Ekesi and David M. Bugeme Tags: Research Source Type: research

Inter and intra cultural variations of millet (Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br) uses in Niger (West Africa)
An ethnobotanical study was conducted in the eight regions of Niger to identify local knowledge variation of millet (Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br) uses. In fact, the level of individual knowledge can be affected... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - August 13, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Hamadou Moussa, Valentin Kindomihou, Thierry D. Houehanou, Idrissa Soumana, Oumarou Souleymane and Mahamadou Chaibou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnomycological knowledge among Kaqchikel, indigenous Maya people of Guatemalan Highlands
The Guatemalan Highlands is a region of great but so far poorly known mycological diversity. People living in this area have long used wild fungi as a source of food and income. However, our knowledge of the e... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 17, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: J. P. M érida Ponce, M. A. Hernández Calderón, O. Comandini, A. C. Rinaldi and R. Flores Arzú Tags: Research Source Type: research

Perceptions of agrodiversity and seed-saving practices in the northern Andes of Ecuador
As concerns about agrodiversity loss and its impact on food security increase, interest in seed-saving practices and motivations has risen, especially in regions characterized by ancestral farming. Agroecology... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 15, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Rommel Mont úfar and Michael Ayala Tags: Research Source Type: research

Use of mammals in a semi-arid region of Brazil: an approach to the use value and data analysis for conservation
This study aimed to survey the knowledge and use of mammals by the residents of the rural community of Capivara in the municipality of Sol ânea (Paraíba State, Northeast Brazil) and to propose a new method of u... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 9, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Suellen da Silva Santos, Reinaldo Farias Paiva de Lucena, Hyago Keslley de Lucena Soares, Vanessa Moura dos Santos Soares, Natalice Santos Sales and L ívia Emanuelle Tavares Mendonça Tags: Research Source Type: research

Traditional medicinal animal use by Xhosa and Sotho communities in the Western Cape Province, South Africa
The use of animals and animal-derived materials in traditional medicine constitutes an important part of the belief systems of indigenous African cultures. It is believed to be rapidly expanding in South Afric... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 9, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Willem A. Nieman, Alison J. Leslie and Anita Wilkinson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Island blues: indigenous knowledge of indigo-yielding plant species used by Hainan Miao and Li dyers on Hainan Island, China
Historically, indigo-yielding plant species were important cash crops from Central Asia to the southern United States and Central America. Indigo-dyed textiles were widely traded along the legendary Silk Road ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 3, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Libin Zhang, Lu Wang, Anthony B. Cunningham, Yuru Shi and Yuhua Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Medicinal wild plants used by the Mongol herdsmen in Bairin Area of Inner Mongolia and its comparative study between TMM and TCM
Ethnobotanical studies on folk medicinal plants used by Mongol herdsmen have been conducted in some areas of Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang, China. However, ethnobotanical findings are preliminary and not compreh... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 3, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Wurchaih, Huar, Menggenqiqig and Khasbagan Tags: Research Source Type: research

The use of medicinal plants by the population from the Protected Landscape of “Serra de Montejunto”, Portugal
Traditional medicine has an important role in local communities, who use plants in the treatment of various diseases. The research of traditional uses of medicinal plants allows us to document and analyze ethn... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - July 1, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cid ália Vinagre, Sandra Vinagre and Ermelinda Carrilho Tags: Research Source Type: research

Market trends and ethnobotany of orchids of Mount Cameroon
The Orchidaceae are noted for their floral diversity. In the Mount Cameroon Region (MCR), the genus Bulbophyllum is the most represented genus of the entire flora of this region. Despite the large number of di... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 25, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: B. A. Fonge, S. E. Essomo, T. E. Bechem, P. T. Tabot, B. D. Arrey, Y. Afanga and E. M. Assoua Tags: Research Source Type: research

Traditional knowledge and cultural importance of Gardenia erubescens Stapf & Hutch. in Sudanian savanna of Burkina Faso
Traditional knowledge (TK) on the different uses of under-valued fruit tree species including Gardenia erubescens Stapf& Hutch. —a plant species of least concern (LC) based on International Union for Conservation... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Korotimi Ou édraogo, Kangbéni Dimobe, Issouf Zerbo, Daniel Etongo, Alhassane Zare and Adjima Thiombiano Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cultural significance of Lepidoptera in sub-Saharan Africa
The taxon Lepidoptera is one of the most widespread and recognisable insect orders with 160,000 species worldwide and with more than 20,000 species in Africa. Lepidoptera have a complete metamorphosis and the ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 13, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Arnold van Huis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hmong herbal medicine and herbalists in Lao PDR: pharmacopeia and knowledge transmission
In Lao PDR, the Hmong ethnic group has extensive knowledge about the use of medicinal plants. However, despite the importance of the Hmong pharmacopeia as a primary health care resource, no study has been unde... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - June 13, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jean Marc Dubost, Chiobouaphong Phakeovilay, Chithdavone Her, Audrey Bochaton, Elizabeth Elliott, Eric Deharo, Mouachan Xayvue, Somsanith Bouamanivong and Genevi ève Bourdy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characterization of the non-glandular gastric region microbiota in Helicobacter suis-infected versus non-infected pigs identifies a potential role for Fusobacterium gastrosuis in gastric ulceration
Helicobacter suis has been associated with development of gastric ulcers in the non-glandular part of the porcine stomach, possibly by affecting gastric acid secretion and altering the gastric microbiota. Fusobac... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Chlo ë De Witte, Kristel Demeyere, Sofie De Bruyckere, Bernard Taminiau, Georges Daube, Richard Ducatelle, Evelyne Meyer and Freddy Haesebrouck Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The CpxR regulates type VI secretion system 2 expression and facilitates the interbacterial competition activity and virulence of avian pathogenic Escherichia coli
Systemic infections caused by avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC) are economically devastating to poultry industries worldwide and are also potentially threatening to human health. Pathogens must be able to ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Zhengfei Yi, Dong Wang, Suhua Xin, Dongliang Zhou, Tao Li, Mingxing Tian, Jingjing Qi, Chan Ding, Shaohui Wang and Shengqing Yu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Hawassa Zuria District, Sidama zone, Southern Ethiopia
Ethiopia is one of the species-rich countries in the world and the center of origin with regard to the diversity of many plant species. Ethnobotanical studies are vital to investigate these diverse biological ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Banchiamlak Nigussie Tefera and Young-Dong Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Historical ethnopharmacology of the herbalists from Krummh übel in the Sudety Mountains (seventeenth to nineteenth century), Silesia
Krummh übel (after 1945, Karpacz) in the Sudety Mountains (now SW Poland) was called “the village of pharmacists”. At the end of the seventeenth century, there were 57 households, of which about 40 were inhabit... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 23, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Krzysztof Spa łek, Izabela Spielvogel, Małgorzata Proćków and Jarosław Proćków Tags: Research Source Type: research

Longitudinal field studies reveal early infection and persistence of influenza A virus in piglets despite the presence of maternally derived antibodies
A longitudinal study was performed in three Danish farrow to grower (30 kilos) herds over a 4-month period to investigate the dynamics and clinical impacts of influenza A virus (IAV) infections. In each herd, ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Pia Ryt-Hansen, Inge Larsen, Charlotte Sonne Kristensen, Jesper Schak Krog, Silke Wacheck and Lars Erik Larsen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hemagglutinin-neuraminidase and fusion proteins of virulent Newcastle disease virus cooperatively disturb fusion –fission homeostasis to enhance mitochondrial function by activating the unfolded protein response of endoplasmic reticulum and mitochondrial stress
The fusogenically activated F and HN proteins of virulent NDV induce complete autophagic flux in DF-1 and A549 cells. However, the effect of both glycoproteins on mitochondria remains elusive. Here, we found t... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Shanhui Ren, Zaib Ur Rehman, Mengyu Shi, Bin Yang, Panrao Liu, Yuncong Yin, Yurong Qu, Chunchun Meng, Zengqi Yang, Xiaolong Gao, Yingjie Sun and Chan Ding Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Correlation between footpad lesions and systemic bacterial infections in broiler breeders
Footpad lesions are an important factor in evaluation of animal welfare in broilers regulated by law; however, no legal requirements have been set for the parent birds. Nevertheless, the present study confirms... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ida Cecilie Naundrup Th øfner, Louise Ladefoged Poulsen, Magne Bisgaard, Henrik Christensen, Rikke Heidemann Olsen and Jens Peter Christensen Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Ethnoherpetological notes regarding the paha frogs and conservation implication in Manaslu Conservation Area, Gorkha District, Nepal
Paha hunting is a commonplace recreational activity in the mountainous regions of Nepal. The collection is primarily for food use and secondarily preferred as medicinal forms, and utilized by many ethnic group... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 10, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Biraj Shrestha and Min Bahadur Gurung Tags: Research Source Type: research

From medicinal plant to noxious weed: Bryonia alba L. (Cucurbitaceae) in northern and eastern Europe
White bryony, Bryonia alba L., is a relatively little known plant in the history of folk medicine and folk botany in eastern and northern Europe. The main aim of this article is to bring together data about Bryon... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - May 9, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Monika Kujawska and Ingvar Svanberg Tags: Review Source Type: research

Diversity, knowledge, and valuation of plants used as fermentation starters for traditional glutinous rice wine by Dong communities in Southeast Guizhou, China
Beverages prepared by fermenting plants have a long history of use for medicinal, social, and ritualistic purposes around the world. Socio-linguistic groups throughout China have traditionally used plants as f... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 27, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jianwu He, Ruifei Zhang, Qiyi Lei, Gongxi Chen, Kegang Li, Selena Ahmed and Chunlin Long Tags: Research Source Type: research

Tracing chronological shifts in farmland demarcation trees in southwestern Japan: implications from species distribution patterns, folk nomenclature, and multiple usage
In this study, we examined chronological changes of farmland demarcation trees planted ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 27, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yoshinori Tokuoka, Fukuhiro Yamasaki, Kenichiro Kimura, Kiyokazu Hashigoe and Mitsunori Oka Tags: Research Source Type: research

Traditional knowledge in semi-rural close to industrial areas: ethnobotanical studies in western Giron ès (Catalonia, Iberian Peninsula)
The western Giron ès is a district located in NE Catalonia (NE Iberian Peninsula). This area comprising 186.55 km2 and 10,659 inhabitants is composed of 5 municipalities encompassing 29 villages, located in the hy... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - April 2, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Airy Gras, Ginesta Serrasolses, Joan Vall ès and Teresa Garnatje Tags: Research Source Type: research

The ethnobotany and biogeography of wild vegetables in the Adriatic islands
Archipelagos of islands have played an important role in shaping some of the paradigms of biology, including the theory of the evolution of species. Later, their importance in biology was further emphasised by... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 29, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Łukasz Łuczaj, Marija Jug-Dujaković, Katija Dolina, Mirjana Jeričević and Ivana Vitasović-Kosić Tags: Research Source Type: research

Folk taxonomy and indigenous names for frogs in Zululand, South Africa
We use taxonomy to organize the world into recognizable units. Folk taxonomy deals with the naming and classification of organisms through culture. Unlike its scientific counterpart, folk taxonomy is mostly un... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 26, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Fortunate M. Phaka, Edward C. Netherlands, Donnavan J. D. Kruger and Louis H. Du Preez Tags: Research Source Type: research

Perceptions of the local beekeepers on the diversity and flowering phenology of the melliferous flora in the community of Xmab én, Hopelchén, Campeche, Mexico
The knowledge of native melliferous flora (MF) may contribute to identify the diversity of species available for beekeeping activities during the dry and rainy seasons of the year in the Yucatan Peninsula (YP)... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - March 8, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Milca E. Coh-Mart ínez, William Cetzal-Ix, Jesús F. Martínez-Puc, Saikat Kumar Basu, Eliana Noguera-Savelli and Manuel J. Cuevas Tags: Research Source Type: research

Community attitudes towards bears, bear bile use, and bear conservation in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR
Bear bile is widely believed across much of Asia to have medicinal properties. As a result, great numbers of bears have been poached from the wild and numerous bear farms have been set up to drain the animals ’... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 26, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Darunee Sukanan and Brandon P. Anthony Tags: Research Source Type: research

Identity blues: the ethnobotany of the indigo dyeing by Landian Yao (Iu Mien) in Yunnan, Southwest China
Indigo-dyed textiles have been central to the cultural identity of Landian Yao (literally “blue clothes Yao”) people in Southwest China for centuries, driving a significant local market for naturally dyed indi... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 19, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Shan Li, Anthony B. Cunningham, Ruyan Fan and Yuhua Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Floristic composition and utilization of ethnomedicinal plant species in home gardens of the Eastern Himalaya
Home gardens are popular micro land-use system and are socioeconomically linked with people for their livelihood. In the foothill region of Eastern Himalaya, very less documentations are available on species r... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 19, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Nazir A. Pala, Biplov C. Sarkar, Gopal Shukla, Nakul Chettri, Shovik Deb, Jahangeer A. Bhat and Sumit Chakravarty Tags: Research Source Type: research

Keeping or changing? Two different cultural adaptation strategies in the domestic use of home country food plant and herbal ingredients among Albanian and Moroccan migrants in Northwestern Italy
Ethnobotanical field studies concerning migrant groups are crucial for understanding temporal changes of folk plant knowledge as well as for analyzing adaptation processes. Italy still lacks in-depth studies o... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Michele Fontefrancesco, Charles Barstow, Francesca Grazioli, Hillary Lyons, Giulia Mattalia, Mattia Marino, Anne E. McKay, Renata S õukand, Paolo Corvo and Andrea Pieroni Tags: Research Source Type: research

Extreme levels of mycophilia documented in Mazovia, a region of Poland
The paper presents documentation of the traditional use of wild edible mushrooms in Mazovia (33,900  km2), a region of Poland. (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Marcin Andrzej Kotowski, Marcin Pietras and Łukasz Łuczaj Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnobotanical knowledge among the semi-pastoral Gujjar tribe in the high altitude (Adhwari ’s) of Churah subdivision, district Chamba, Western Himalaya
The wild plants not only form an integral part of the culture and traditions of the Himalayan tribal communities but also contribute largely to the sustenance of these communities. The tribal people use large ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 11, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dipika Rana, Anupam Bhatt and Brij Lal Tags: Research Source Type: research

Qualitative and quantitative ethnobotanical study of the Pangkhua community in Bilaichari Upazilla, Rangamati District, Bangladesh
The present study documents the ethnomedicinal knowledge among the traditional healers of the Pangkhua indigenous community of Bangladesh. The documented data from this area was quantitatively analyzed for the... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 5, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mohammad Omar Faruque, Gang Feng, Md Nurul Amin Khan, James W. Barlow, Umme Ruman Ankhi, Sheng Hu, M. Kamaruzzaman, Shaikh Bokhtear Uddin and Xuebo Hu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnobotanical uses in the Ancona district (Marche region, Central Italy)
The study is a survey of the traditional uses of plants in the Ancona district, in the Marche region, Central Italy. (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 5, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Lara Lucchetti, Silvia Zitti and Fabio Taffetani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnomedicinal uses of the local flora in Chenab riverine area, Punjab province Pakistan
Because of diverse topographical habitats, the Chenab River wetland harbors a wealth of medicinal and food plant species. This paper presents first quantitative assessment on the ethnobotanical use of plants b... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - February 1, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Altaf, Rainer W. Bussmann and Arshad Mehmood Abbasi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Regional trade of medicinal plants has facilitated the retention of traditional knowledge: case study in Gilgit-Baltistan Pakistan
The ethnic groups in Gilgit-Baltistan have been utilizing local resources in their centuries-old traditional healing system. Most tribes within these ethnic groups still rely on traditional healing systems. We... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 28, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Muhammad Asad Salim, Sailesh Ranjitkar, Robbie Hart, Tika Khan, Sajid Ali, Chandni Kiran, Asma Parveen, Zahra Batool, Shanila Bano and Jianchu Xu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ethnobotany of Mexican and northern Central American cycads (Zamiaceae)
This study documents cycad-human relationships in Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras over the last 6000 years. The impetus was acute need for a better understanding of previously undocumented... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 18, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mark Bonta, Mar ía Teresa Pulido-Silva, Teresa Diego-Vargas, Aurelia Vite-Reyes, Andrew P. Vovides and Angélica Cibrián-Jaramillo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Phytogeographical and sociolinguistical patterns of the diversity, distribution, and uses of wild mushrooms in C ôte d’Ivoire, West Africa
Many fungal species in tropical Africa are useful, with high added value, and play essential roles in the structure and dynamic of ecosystems. However, the diversity, distribution, and uses by local population... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 18, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Bakary Soro, N ’golo Abdoulaye Koné, Linda Patricia Louyounan Vanié-Léabo, Souleymane Konaté, Adama Bakayoko and Daouda Koné Tags: Research Source Type: research

Wild edible plants used by communities in and around selected forest reserves of Teso-Karamoja region, Uganda
The consumption of wild plants is an ancient tradition which serves multiple purposes. Cognizant that Teso-Karamoja region is frequently affected by food scarcity and is not adequately surveyed for its flora, ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 9, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Samuel Ojelel, Patrick Mucunguzi, Esther Katuura, Esezah K. Kakudidi, Mary Namaganda and James Kalema Tags: Research Source Type: research

Traditional use of ethnomedicinal native plants in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The Arabian Peninsula is recognized as an arid area dominated by deserts and poor biodiversity. However, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (henceforth abbreviated into KSA) has a wide range of flora, consisting of d... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 9, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Hanan Aati, Ali El-Gamal, Hamdy Shaheen and Oliver Kayser Tags: Review Source Type: research

Wild vertebrates and their representation by urban/rural students in a region of northeast Brazil
Recognition of the diversity of living beings, including the classification and naming of species, is a fundamental condition for biological literacy with the aim of developing critical awareness of human rela... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - January 5, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jos é Valberto de Oliveira, Sérgio de Faria Lopes, Raynner Rilke Duarte Barboza, Dilma Maria de Melo Brito Trovão, Maiara Bezerra Ramos and Rômulo Romeu Nóbrega Alves Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fishermen do more than fish: local ecological knowledge of raftsmen about the arboreal species used to construct rafts (Bahia, Brazil)
Traditional raft (jangada), pi úba wood raft (jangada de pau de piúba), six-log raft (jangada de seis paus), and wooden raft (jangada de pau) are some of the names given to the traditional Brazilian watercrafts cr... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - December 27, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Isis Leite Medeiros Mascarenhas Andrade, Marcelo Schramm Mielke, Nivaldo Peroni and Alexandre Schiavetti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Before it disappeared: ethnobotanical study of fleagrass (Adenosma buchneroides), a traditional aromatic plant used by the Akha people
Fleagrass, Adenosma buchneroides, is an aromatic perennial herb that occupies an important position in the life of the Akha people. They regard it as a tribal symbol and a gift of love. Fleagrass also has many me... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - December 21, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yi Gou, Ruyan Fan, Shengji Pei and Yuhua Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Banana and plantain production systems in Benin: ethnobotanical investigation, varietal diversity, pests, and implications for better production
The cultivated banana and plantain (Musa spp.) are valuable for nutritional and socio-economic security for millions of people worldwide. In Benin, banana and plantain are among the most produced, consumed, and t... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - December 14, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mariano C. Chabi, Anicet G. Dassou, Innocent Dossou-Aminon, David Ogouchoro, Bonaventure Omondi Aman and Alexandre Dansi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local knowledge, use, and conservation of wild birds in the semi-arid region of Para íba state, northeastern Brazil
This study aimed to inventory the wild birds known and used in three communities in Para í... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - December 4, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Vanessa Moura dos Santos Soares, Hyago Keslley de Lucena Soares, Suellen da Silva Santos and Reinaldo Farias Paiva de Lucena Tags: Research Source Type: research

Status and factors influencing on-farm conservation of Kam Sweet Rice (Oryza sativa L.) genetic resources in southeast Guizhou Province, China
Kam Sweet Rice (KSR) is a special kind of rice landrace that has been cultivated for thousands of years in the borders of Guizhou, Hunan, and Guangxi Provinces of China, and is mainly distributed in southeast ... (Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine)
Source: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine - November 29, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yanjie Wang, Aixia Jiao, Huicha Chen, Xiaoding Ma, Di Cui, Bing Han, Renchao Ruan, Dayuan Xue and Longzhi Han Tags: Research Source Type: research