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Table 3 Different species grown and their percentage in each region

From: Ethnobotanical study of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) in Senegal

Species common name Species Latin name Diourbel Fatick Kédougou Louga Saint-Louis Sédhiou Thiès Total
Bambara nut Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc 1.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Calabash Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl 0 0 5.6 0 0 0 0 0.3
Cassava Manihot esculenta Crantz 0 0 27.8 0 8.1 13.5 0 5.1
Chili Capsicum annuum (L.) 0 0 0 1.7 4.8 3.8 0 1.8
Cotton Gossypium (L.) 0 0 33.3 0 0 0 0 1.8
Cowpea Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp. 100 95.8 94.4 100 98.4 100 100 98.8
Cucumber Cucumis sativus (L.) 0 0 0 0 1.6 0 0 0.3
Eggplant Solanum melongena (L.) 1.7 0 33.3 0 3.2 0 5.3 3.3
Fonio Digitaria exilis (Kippist) Stapf 0 0 33.3 0 0 0 0 1.8
Groundnut Arachis hypogaea (L.) 98.3 95.8 100 94.8 43.5 84.6 94.7 84.8
Maize Zea mays (L.) 13.6 29.2 94.4 5.2 22.6 55.8 2.6 25.7
Melon Cucumis melo (L.) 0 0 0 0 1.6 0 0 0.3
Okra Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench 5.1 0 66.7 0 6.5 0 2.6 6
Onion Allium cepa (L.) 0 0 5.6 0 22.6 0 5.3 5.1
Pearl millet Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br. 100 79.2 44.4 87.9 24.2 69.2 84.2 71.3
Pumpkin Cucurbita (L.) 5.1 0 33.3 0 6.5 0 0 3.9
Red sorrel Hibiscus sabdariffa (L.) 47.5 35.4 38.9 32.8 35.5 0 21.1 30.1
Rice Oryza glaberrima Steud 0 16.7 77.8 0 12.9 23.1 0 12.5
Sesame Sesamum indicum (L.) 0 0 0 0 0 28.8 0 4.5
Sorghum Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench 18.6 12.5 55.6 17.2 1.6 0 2.6 11.6
Sweet potato Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam 0 0 0 0 12.9 7.7 0 3.6
Tomato Solanum lycopersicum (L.) 0 0 5.6 0 6.5 0 0 1.5
Turnip Brassica rapa (L.) 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.6 0.3
Watermelon Citrullus lanatus Thunb 3.4 8.3 0 20.7 62.9 5.8 10.5 19.1
Other   0 0 0 0 3.2 0 0 0.6