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Table 2 Folk taxonomy of C. tinctorium and C. planchonii

From: The resource availability hypothesis (RAH) and cross-cultural patterns: which one explains West African Cochlospermum species’ uses in Benin?

Ethnic groups C. tinctorium C. planchonii
Anii Abuburoumey1
Bariba Kpadou, Kpararou Tòòri, Tòòra2
Berba Tchotcho'ndaha Tchotcho'nihou1
Biali Tchotchon'da Tchotcho'nihou
Boko Kpaà Kounwó, kòli, koó
Dendi Kpata Kpata
Fon Avokanfoun tchéké, Alovi aton
Gando Djaloudji Djaloudji
Gourmantché Lissaya'djaga, Lissaya'nigou3, Tissa'ndi
Haoussa Kouata Balidjè
Holi Gbétoun
Idaasha Tchôôri
Kotokoli   Kouloumbokou
Lokpa Djèhindjé Djèhindjé
Mahi Kpôdouyin
Mokolé Kpata Kitigbo
Nagot Gbètou4
Natimba Souinhinri Souinhinri1
N'gnindé Dissondé Dissondé
Peulh Djaloudji Djaloudji
Wama Boussorobu’dafa Boussorobu’nibou5
Yoom Toutouworkô Toutouworkô
Zerma Kpata Kpata
Otamari Dissondi6
Yoruba Gbèhoutou4, Fèroun
  1. The exponents of folk names indicate the meaning of the corresponding names (1: plant which cures; 2: plant used in child baptism (root powder is used in sauce preparation during this ceremony); 3: plant that alleviates diseases; 4: plant with therapeutic substance; 5: dog meat flavor (to destroy ailments in dog meat); 6: wild tomatoes)