Diversity, food, nutrition and medicinal importance of some selected less-known African indigenous tropical plant species: advocacy for global research attention.
作者: Baiyeri, P. K.Ugese, F. D.Nwobodo, C. E.
作者单位: 1Department of Crop Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.
刊名: CAB Reviews, 2019, Vol.14 (12)
来源数据库: Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International
DOI: 10.1079/PAVSNNR201914012
原始语种摘要: Many plant species of tropical African origin have substantial socio-economic and cultural importance among the rural populace. A good number of these species exhibit long-term ethno-medicinal relevance to the African people. Besides, they have major food and nutritional values that have guaranteed some levels of food and nutritional security. Species considered in this review have shown considerable diversity in many traits including those that are economically significant. Prospects for selection for genetic improvement therefore exist with profound implications on household and rural economies. In this review, the following tropical plant species were discussed: African breadfruit ( Treculia africana Decne), African Walnut ( Plukenetia conophora Muell Arg.), Tamarind ( Tamarindus...
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  • importance 重要性
  • African 非洲的
  • food 食物
  • research 
  • economic 经济的
  • attention 注意
  • species 
  • global 球状的
  • indigenous 固有的
  • household