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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Colophospermum mopane?
If you know websites containing any information about Colophospermum mopane please link to them.
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Colophospermum mopane
Here is some basic information about Colophospermum mopane.


Colophospermum mopane basic info
Scientific Name: Colophospermum mopane (Kirk ex Benth.) Kirk ex J. Leonard.
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Colophospermum.
Common names in English: butterfly-tree, mopane, turpentine-tree.
Description: Colophospermum mopane, commonly called mopane, is a tree, that grows in hot, dry, low-lying areas, in the far northern parts of southern Africa. It is native to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Botswana, Zambia, Namibia, Angola and Malawi. Mopane wood is used for building houses, construction of musical instruments, Mopane twigs have been traditionally used as tooth brushes, bark to make twine and for tanning, and leaves for healing wounds. - for more info about Colophospermum mopane See link



Colophospermum mopane in other websites
Colophospermum mopane common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Colophospermum mopane - See link.
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