Carapa Guianensis

Aubl.
Bastard Manogany (E); Crabwood (E); Cedro bateo (P); Huino (C); Masabolo (C); Tangare (D). the poisonous seeds of this timber species, are considered anthelmintic, antihepatic, antirheumatic, antisplenitic, antitetanic, insecticidal, and purgative. Oil from the seeds is used for soap, illumination, and insect repellent. Arount La Nueva, the fruits are used to combat acute arthritis. the wood is used for dugouts in Colombia.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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