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Table 8 Similar WEPs used in Arab region and in limited regional countries (14 WEPs)

From: Wild edible plants traditionally collected and used in southern Yemen

WEP used in study area Same WEP used in other Arab and (regional countries)
Hydnora abyssinica Oman, (Uganda)
Cynanchum viminale Oman, (South Africa)
Grewia erythraea Oman, (Angola, Ethiopia)
Amaranthus spinosus Libya, (Angola, Himalaya)
Lactuca serriola Libya, (Turkey)
Opuntia ficus-indica Libya, Algeria, (Ethiopia)
Plantago major Libya, Lebanon, (Spain)
Coccinia grandis Saudi Arabia, (Ethiopia, Himalaya)
Ficus palmata Saudi Arabia, (Ethiopia, Pakistan)
Ficus sycomorus Sudan, Palestine (Ethiopia)
Grewia tenax Sudan, (Ethiopia)
Sonchus oleraceus Egypt, Tunisia, Iraq (Turkey)
Portulaca oleracea Oman, Libya, Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Somalia (Turkey)
Ziziphus spina-christi Oman, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Sudan, Palestine, Tunisia, Morocco (Angola, Ethiopia)