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Ethnobotanical Notes on Satpura Hills of Nandurbar District, Maharashtra, India

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Botany, V. N. College, Shahada, Dist. Nandurbar, MS, INDIA

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 1, Issue (ISC-2011), Pages 326-328,(2012)

Abstract

Present communication deals with some ethno medicinal uses of 21 plant species, by the tribals of Satpura hill region in Nandurbar district of Maharashtra. This region is inhibited by tribal communities like Bhil, Valvi, Gavit, Padvi, Mawchi, Konkani, Dhanka, Tadvi, etc. The ethno botanical information on plants viz., botanical name, family (in parenthesis), local name, plant part used and mode of administration is enumerated.

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