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Table 6 List of bee forage species recorded from free listing exercises (Key: T tree, S shrub, C climber, H herb, FOS found outside of site, E Endemic)

From: An iconic traditional apiculture of park fringe communities of Borena Sayint National Park, north eastern Ethiopia

Vernacular name (Amharic) Scientific name Family name Habit Endemism Col. no.
Nechilo Abutilon longicuspe Hochst. ex A.Rich. Malvaceae S   320
Girar nech Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth. Fabaceae T   15
Girar key Acacia negrii Pic.-Serm. Fabaceae T E 206
Shekori Acanthus sennii Chiov. Acanthaceae S E 4
Sesiy Albizia schimperiana Oliv. Fabaceae T   30
Barimbs Allophyllus abyssinicus (Hochst.) Radlk. Sapindaceae T   31
Eret wonde Aloe percrassa Tod. Aloaceae H   300
Eret sete Aloe pulcherrima Gilbert & Sebsebe Aloaceae H E 313
Balamie Andropogon abyssinicus Fresen. Poaceae H   116
Dong Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. ex Arn. Icacinaceae T   158
Azamir Bersama abyssinica Fresen. Melianthaceae T   64
Adey abeba Bidens prestinaria (Sch. Bip.) Cufod. Asteraceae H   11
Nech anfar Buddleja polystachya Fresen. Loganiaceae S   107
Agam Carissa spinarum L. Apocynaceae S   12
Kawot Celtis africana Burm. f. Ulmaceae T   70
Azoareg Clematis simensis Fresen. Ranunculaceae C   8
Lalinch Commelina benghalensis L. Commelinaceae H   74
Bisana Croton macrostachyus Del. Euphorbiaceae T   28
Chacha Cyanotis barbata D.Don Commelinaceae H   342
Ameraro Discopodium penninervium Hochst. Solanaceae S   60
Wulkfa Dombeya torrida (J.F. Gmel.) P. Bamps Sterculiaceae T   103
Koshim Dovyalis abyssinica (A. Rich.) Warb. Flacourtiaceae S   143
Gendero Echinops macrochaetus Fresen. Asteraceae H   201
Sembo Ekebergia capensis Sparrm. Meliaceae T   34
Asta Erica arborea L. Ericaceae S   133
Bahirzaf Eucalyptus globulus Labill. Myrtaceae T   161
Yekebir kulkual Euphorbia ampliphylla Pax Euphorbiaceae T   270
Shola Ficus sur Forssk Moraceae T   97
Warka Ficus sycomorus L. Moraceae T   86
Wude Galiniera saxifraga (Hochst.) Bridson Rubiaceae T   89
Lenquata wonde Grewia ferruginea Hochst. ex A. Rich. Tiliaceae S   73
Koso Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel. Rosaceae T   153
Yeset milas Hygrophila schulli (Hamilt.) M.R. & S.M. Almeida Acanthaceae H   84
Amja Hypericum quartinianum A. Rich. Hypericaceae S   FOS 367
Amja Hypericum revolutum Vahl Hypericaceae S   165
Tay matebia Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br. Acanthaceae H   13
Kulsh, Woinagift Inula confertiflora A. Rich Asteraceae S E 195
Tero areg Jasminum abyssinicum Hochst. ex DC. Oleaceae C   150,214,290
Alashume Laggera tomentosa (Sch. Bip. ex A. Rich.) Oliv.& Heirn Asteraceae S E 27
Jibera, Gemera Lobelia rhynchopetalum Hemsl. Lobelliaceae H E 267
Akelaho Maesa lanceolata Forssk. Myrsinaceae S   20
Kombel Maytenus arbutifolia (A. Rich.) Wilczek Celastraceae S   18
Atat Maytenus gracilipes (Welw. ex Oliv.) Exell subsp. arguta (Loes.) Sebsebe Celastraceae S   23
Koladi Mimusops kummel A. DC. Sapotaceae T   281
Shinet Myrica salicifolia A.Rich. Myricaceae T   3
Gewra Myrsine melanophloeos (L.) R. Br. Myrsinaceae T   209
Kechemo Myrsine africana L. Myrsinaceae S   6
Asquar Nuxia congesta R.Br. ex Fresen. Loganiaceae T   155
Woira Olea europaea L. subsp. cuspidata (Wall. ex G.Don) Cif. Oleaceae T   82
Tife Olinia rochetiana A. Juss Oliniaceae T   138
Tunjit geram Otostegia fruticosa (Forssk.) Schweinf. ex Penzig Lamiaceae S   136
Tunjit eshoh Otostegia integrifolia Benth. Lamiaceae S   FOS 373
Derg Phaulopsis imbricata (Forssk.) Sweet. Acanthaceae H   47
Endod Phytolacca dodecandra L’Herit. Phytolaccaceae S   170
Tikur inchet Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkm Rosaceae T   36
Ashkamo /Tatesa Rhus glutinosa A.Rich subsp. abyssinica (Oliv.) M. Gilbert Anacardaceae T   17,277
Gurarba Rubus steudneri Schweinf. Rosaceae S   147
Encholla Rubus volkensii Engl. Rosaceae S   288
Embuacho Rumex nervosus Vahl Polygonaceae S   10
Getem Schefflera abyssinica (Hochst ex A. Rich.) Harms Araliaceae T   76
Wanaye Scolopia theifolia Gilg Flacourtiaceae T   53
Worer Teclea nobilis Del. Rutaceae T   37
Tosign Thymus schimperi Ronniger Lamiaceae H   119
Chemekot Trifolium semipilosum Fresen. Fabaceae H   126,213
Ketetina Verbascum sinaiticum Benth. Scrophulariaceae H   295
Grawa Vernonia amygdalina Del. Asteraceae T   333
Buyte Vernonia rueppellii Sch. Bip. ex Walp. Asteraceae S   328