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Table 6 Paired comparison of seven plant species used to treat snake poison in the area

From: Ethnobotanical investigation of medicinal plants in Buska Mountain range, Hamar district, Southwestern Ethiopia

Plant species Key informants Total Rank
K1 K2 K3 K4 K5 K6 K7 K8
Dombeya torrida 4 3 3 4 1 2 1 3 21 6th
Securidaca longepedunculata 1 7 4 7 2 4 6 5 36 3rd
Pennisetum setaceum 3 2 2 1 4 3 2 1 18 7th
Verbena officinalis 2 4 5 2 5 1 5 2 26 5th
Solanum incanum 7 6 6 5 7 6 5 7 49 1st
Phytolacca dodecandra 6 5 7 6 3 5 7 4 43 2nd
Stephania abyssinica 5 1 3 3 6 7 3 6 34 4th