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Table 5 List of wild edible plants used by the local people of the study area and their uses other than being edible

From: Ethnobotanical study of wild edible plants in Burji District, Segan Area Zone of Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR), Ethiopia

Family Scientific name (Genus/species) Local name Gf Latitude Longitude Alt Ae Ab Pu Adu Vou.No.
Acanthaceae Acanthus eminens C.B.Clarke Hoxoxa Sh 37 N0368056 UTM0609995 2318 Hl R Ne Fw MA07
Amaranthaceae Amaranthus caudatus L. Raso H 37 N0371700 UTM0605786 1926 Ml R S Fo MA26
Anacardiaceae Lannea schimperi (A. Rich.) Engl. Anderaku T 37 N0376345 UTM0612789 1718 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA31
  Rhus ruspolli Engl. Dodobay Sh 37 N0368035 UTM0609990 2313 Hl R Fr Co,Fw MA11
  Rhus tenuinervis Engl. Qadhadhiya Sh 37 N0378004 UTM0612513 1642 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA46
  Rhus vulgaris Meikle Qadhadhiya Sh 37 N0368035 UTM0609990 2313 Hl R Fr Co,Fw MA09
  Sclerocarya birrea (A.Rich) Hochst Boita T 37 N0377913 UTM0612224 1693 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA39
Apocyanaceae Carissa spinarum L. Agama Li 37 N0366187 UTM0604511 2006 Ml C Fr Fw,Fo MA18
Araceae Amorphophallus gomboczianus a           
  Pichi.Serm. Laye H 37 N0366904 UTM0604919 2052 Ml R Rt Fo MA15
  Arisaema schimperianum Schott Hidha H 37 N0368026 UTM0609800 2293 Ml R Rt Fo,Co MA14
Balanitaceae Balanites aegyptica (L.) Del. Angalda T 37 N0377647 UTM0612652 1668 Ml C Fr Fw,Co MA29
Boraginaceae Cordia africana Lam. Mearera T 37 N0368421 UTM0610194 2322 Hl C Fr Co,Fw MA05
  Cordia ellenbeckii Gurke Dela’a Sh 37 N0366907 UTM0594820 1481 Ll R Fr Fw,Fo MA42
  Ehretia cymosa Thonn Kolisha T 37 N0377912 UTM0612585 1653 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA27
Brassicaceae Brassica rapa L. Tenjilo H 37 N0378004 UTM0612513 1661 Ml C Fr Fo MA36
  Raphanus raphanistrum L. Bedhaka H 37 N0378004 UTM0612513 1661 Ml R Le Fo MA37
Cactaceae Opuntia ficus - indica (L.) Miller Gambora Sh 37 N0378027 UTM0612510 1670 Ml R Fr Lf MA35
Ebenaceae Euclea divinorum Hiern Measka Sh 37 N0377203 UTM0612726 1679 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA38
Euphorbiaceae Bridelia scleroneura Muell.Arg. BuneGalday Sh 37 N0366960 UTM0595328 1538 Ml R Fr Fo,Fw MA44
  Flueggea virosa (Wild.) Voigt Qarchechelo Sh 37 N0377994 UTM0612641 1661 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA28
Fabaceae Acacia hockii De Wild Lanqey Sh 37 N0366045 UTM0604602 1970 Ml R Ba Fo MA21
  Eriosema nutans Schinz Kurte H 37 N0367162 UTM0594992 1494 Ll R Rt Fo MA40
  Eriosema schirene Bak.f. Qamura H 37 N0366787 UTM0604817 2050 Ml R Rt Fo,Co MA16
Flacourtiaceae Dovyalis abyssinica (A.Rich.) Warb. Longo Sh 37 N0368026 UTM0609800 2293 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA13
  Flacourtia indica (Burm.f.) Merr Dunadunise T 37 N0377004 UTM0612734 1713 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA34
Lamiaceae Fuerstia africana T.C. E.Fr. Sinaqayish H 37 N0366660 UTM0605031 2070 Ml C Le Fo MA22
  Satureja abyssinica (Benth.) Briq. Shusha H 37 N0366721 UTM0604847 2056 Ml C Le Fo MA17
Moraceae Ficus palmata Forssk. Guma T 37 N0368035 UTM0609990 2313 Hl C Fr Fo,Fw MA10
  Ficus sur Forssk. Elisho T 37 N0368497 UTM0610151 2317 Hl R Fr Fw,Fo MA04
Myricaceae Myrica salicifolia A. Rich Buddule T 37 N0376751 UTM0612762 1690 Ml R St Co,Fw MA30
Myrsinaceaae Myrsine africana L. Chuchurina Sh 37 N0368042 UTM0610074 2294 Ml C Fr Fw,Fo MA06
Myrtaceae Syzygium guineense subsp.           
  guineense (Wild.) Dc. Shelelay T 37 N0366131 UTM0604558 1990 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA20
Olacaceae Ximenia americana L. Mullancho Sh 37 N0366149 UTM0604536 1928 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA19
  Ximenia caffra Sond Ingigita Sh 37 N0367209 UTM0594956 1495 Ll R Fr Fw,Fo MA41
Oleaceae Olea europea subsp. cuspidata           
  (Wall.ex G.Don) Cif.,L’Oliv.Coltore Yeger T 37 N0376345 UTM0612789 1718 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA32
Polygonaceae Rumex abyssinicus Jacq. Hopho H 37 N0368541 UTM0610195 2303 Hl R St Fo MA02
Rosaceae Rubus steudneri Schweinf Shaqar Li 37 N0368516 UTM0610191 2305 Hl R Fr Fo MA03
Rubiaceae Canthium lactescens Hiern Bolocket Sh 37 N0367217 UTM0595709 1559 Ml R Fr Fw,Fo MA45
Santalaceae Osyris quadripartita Decn. Tunqa Sh 37 N0368051 UTM0609994 2325 Hl R Fr Fw,Md MA08
Sapindaceae Pappea capensis Eckl. & Zeyh Biqa T 37 N0370869 UTM0605753 1993 Ml R Fr Co,Fw MA24
Solanaceae Physalis peruviana L. Tunaye H 37 N0368432 UTM0610185 2315 Hl C Fr Fo MA01
  Solanum nigrum L. Tunaye H 37 N0369716 UTM0605792 2076 Ml C Fr Fo MA23
  Solanum villosum L. Tunaye H 37 N0371700 UTM0605786 1926 Ml C Le Fo MA25
Sterculiaceae Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori Qereri T 37 N0366617 UTM0594882 1495 Ll R Fr Fw,Fo MA43
Thymelaeaceae Gnidia somalensis (Franch.) Gilg. Anbura H 37 N0376345 UTM0612789 1718 Ml C Rt Fo,Md MA33
Verbanaceae Lantana viburnoides (Forssk).Vahl. Qarqando Sh 37 N0368048 UTM0609991 2323 Hl R Fr Fo MA12
  1. Key: Growth form (Gf), T Tree, Sh Shrub, Li Liana, H Herb; Parts used (Pu), Le Leaf, Rt Root, St Stem, Ba Bark, Fr Fruit, S Seed, Ne Nectars; Abundace (Ab), C Common, R Rare; Agro - ecology (Ae), Hl Highland, Ml Mid-land, Ll = Lowland; Additional uses (Adu), C = Construction, Fw Firewood, Fo Forage, Md Medicinal, Ut Utensils, Lf Live fence; Voucher Number (Vou. No.); (a = Endemic)