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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Acanthosicyos horridus?
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Acanthosicyos horridus
Here is some basic information about Acanthosicyos horridus.


Acanthosicyos horridus basic info
Scientific Name: Acanthosicyos horridus Welw. ex Benth. & Hook. f..
Family: Cucurbitaceae.
Genus: Acanthosicyos.
Description: Acanthosicyos horridus is an unusual melon that occurs only in Namibia; it is locally called naras or nara. - for more info about Acanthosicyos horridus See link



Acanthosicyos horridus in other websites
Acanthosicyos horridus 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 Acanthosicyos horridus - See link.
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