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Table 5 Comparison of dominant plants by using indices and species ranking based on each index (RFC and CI)

From: Ethnobotany of the medicinal plants used by the ethnic communities of Kerman province, Southeast Iran

Family Scientific name RFC CI RFC ranking CI ranking
Cucurbitaceae Citrullus colocynthis (L) Schrad. 0.42 0.55 4 4
Asteraceae Launaea acanthodes (Boiss.) Kuntze 0.37 0.58 4 4
Fabaceae Glycyrrhiza glabra L. 0.56 0.64 3 4
Cupressaceae Juniperus excelsa M.Bieb. 0.41 0.66 4 4
Apocynaceae Calotropis procera (Aiton) Dryand. 0.63 0.70 2 4
Lamiaceae Mentha longifolia (L.) L. 0.49 0.74 3 3
Lythraceae Lawsonia inermis L. 0.77 0.76 1 3
Apocynaceae Cionura erecta (L.) Griseb. 0.31 0.77 4 3
Apocynaceae Rhazya stricta Decne. 0.63 0.80 2 3
Asteraceae Artemisia persica Boiss. 0.79 0.82 1 3
Berberidaceae Berberis integerrima Bunge 0.66 0.84 2 3
Apiaceae Bunium persicum (Boiss.) B.Fedtsch. 0.73 0.85 2 3
Bignoniaceae Tecomella undulata (Sm.) Seem. 0.51 0.89 3 3
Anacardiaceae Pistacia atlantica Desf. 0.75 0.96 2 2
Lamiaceae Dracocephalum polychaetum Bornm. 0.64 1.00 2 2
Lamiaceae Thymus fedtschenkoi Ronneger. 0.86 1.11 1 1
Lamiaceae Rydingia persica (Burm.f.) Scheen &V.A.Albort 0.67 1.17 2 1
Lamiaceae Teucrium polium L. 0.72 1.20 2 1
Lamiaceae Zataria multiflora Boiss. 0.87 1.29 1 1
Lamiaceae Nepeta cataria L. 0.89 1.51 1 1