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Table 2 Average wild edible species by respondents and use category

From: Wild edible plants used by communities in and around selected forest reserves of Teso-Karamoja region, Uganda

Forest reserve name Species per respondent Species per use category
Fruits Vegetables Tubers Seeds Gum
Akur 12 8.89 1.22 0.67 0.33 0.00
Kano 8.4 7.18 0.18 1.45 0.36 0.00
Ogera Hills 5.3 5.00 0.27 0.00 0.13 0.00
Mount Kadam 19.2 14.50 2.67 0.67 0.67 0.17
Mount Napak 9.3 8.00 0.50 2.80 0.20 0.10
Mount Moroto 9.7 8.40 0.73 0.50 0.00 0.00
Bululu Hills 9.6 8.07 0.87 0.29 0.29 0.00
Onyurut 7.2 4.20 2.64 0.07 0.29 0.00
Overall average 10.1 8.03 1.14 0.81 0.29 0.03