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Table 9 Fidelity level (FL) of reasons of use of Carapa procera according to the ethnic groups

From: Use-value and importance of socio-cultural knowledge on Carapa procera trees in the Sudanian zone in Mali

Reasons of use FL (%)
Ziékorodougou Niankorobougou
Senufo Fulani Bambara Fulani
Treatment of skin deseases 33 42 8 17
Treatment of malaria - 8 8 17
Treatment of onchocerciasis 17 - - 33
Treatment of hemorrhoids - - - 17
Treatment of gastrointestinal deseases 33 33 - 42
Care of lesions. wounds and injuries 17 42 42 50
Protection against mosquitoes and parasites 8 - - 8
Body care and household sanitary 83 92 100 92
Invigorating relaxing and body massage 17 8 17 33
Animal care - 8 8 17
Insecticide treatment of crops 8 17 - -
Seed conservation 8 - - -
Household fuel 17 17 - 17
Protection of crop fields 8 - - -
Wishes and prayers (magico-mystics) 8 - - -