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Table 5 List of plant species mentioned by pastoral respondents ( Dis disappear, Dec decrease, Inc increase)

From: Monitoring changes in pastoral resources in eastern Sudan: A synthesis of remote sensing and local knowledge

Scientific name Family Vernacular(s) Trend Life form
Blepharis linariifolia Acanthaceae Seha (Begeil) Dis Herb
Trianthema pentandra Aizoaceae Rabaa Dec Herb
Achyranthes aspera Amaranthaceae Fakha Inc Grass
Achyranthes muricata Amaranthaceae Lablab Dec Herb
Calotropis procera Asclepiadaceae Usher Inc Shrub
Sonchus cornutus Asteraceae Moleta (Malot) Dec Herb
Xanthium brasilicum Asteraceae Rantouk Inc Herb
Balanites aegyptiaca Balanitaceae Hegleg (Lalob) Dec Tree
Cordia abyssinica Boraginaceae Gembeel Dis Tree
Boswellia papyrifera Burseraceae Gafel (Eluban) Dec Tree
Cassia senna Caesalpinaceae Sena Mekka (Senasena) Inc Herb
Cassia tora Caesalpinaceae Kawal (Kola) Inc Herb
Crateva adansonii Capparaceae Dabker Dec Shrub
Boscia senegalensis Capparaceae Mokhet Dec Shrub
Cadaba farinosa Capparaceae Sureh Dis Shrub
Combretum aculeatum Combretaceae Shuhet Dec Shrub
Combretum glutinosum Combretaceae Habeel Dec Tree
Terminalia laxiflora Combretaceae Darot Dec Tree
Commelina imberbis Commelinaceae Buwed (Ebrig Elfaki) Dec Herb
Ipomoea carnea Commelinaceae Aweer Inc Shrub
Ipomoea cordofana Commelinaceae Taber Dec Herb
Astrochlaena lachnospermum Commelinaceae Um Galot Inc Herb
Ipomoea sinensis Commelinaceae Hantot Dec Herb
Merremia emarginata Commelinaceae Deriya Dec Herb
Colocynthis sp. Cucurbitaceae Betig Dec Herb
Cucumis sativus Cucurbitaceae Agoor (Himeid) Dec Herb
Cephalocroton cordofanus Euphorbiaceae Dingel Inc Shrub
Chrozophora oblongifolia Euphorbiaceae Tirba Inc Herb
Ricinus communis Euphorbiaceae Kherwa Inc Tree
Clitoria ternatea Fabaceae Lubia Dis Herb
Crotalaria senegalensis Fabaceae Sufaree (Sufera) Dec Herb
Crotalaria sp. Fabaceae Fagus Dis Herb
Desmodium dichotomum Fabaceae Abu Areda Dec Herb
Indigofera hochstetteri Fabaceae Shara Dec Herb
Requienia obcordata Fabaceae Adan Elfar Dec Herb
Sesbania pachycarpa Fabaceae Soreeb Inc Herb
Tephrosia uniflora Fabaceae Um Regiga Dec Herb
Zornia glochidiata Fabaceae Sheelnee Maak Inc Herb
Ischaemum brachyatherum Lamiaceae Boos Dec Grass
Ocimum basilicum Lamiaceae Rehan Dec Herb
Schizachyrium exile Lamiaceae Himera Dec Herb
Hibiscus esculentus Malvaceae Weka Dis Herb
Acacia laeta Mimosaceae Alob Elkiter Dec Shrub
Acacaia mellifera Mimosaceae Kiter (Burom) Dec Shrub
Acacia nubica Mimosaceae Laot Dec Tree
Acacia senegal Mimosaceae Hashab Dec Tree
Acacia seyal var. seyal Mimosaceae Taleh Dec Tree
Acacia tortilis Mimosaceae Seyal Dec Tree
Acacia nilotica Mimosaceae Sunut (Gared) Dec Tree
Acacia polyacantha Mimosaceae Kakamot Dis Tree
Dichrostachys cinerea Mimosaceae Kadad (Hergem) Dec Shrub
Hyphaene thebaica Palmae Doom (Saaf) Dis Tree
Hermania tigreensis Philinidae Karata Dec Herb
Aristida adscensionis Poaceae Dembalab (Elgubash) Dec Grass
Cenchrus biflorus Poaceae Haskaneet Khishin (Lesieg) Dec Herb
Chloris gayana Poaceae Abu Efein Inc Herb
Cymbopogon nervatus Poaceae Nal Dec Grass
Cymbopogon proximus Poaceae Mahatreba Dis Herb
Eragrostis ciliaris Poaceae Dees (Najela) Dis Grass
Ophiuros papillosus Poaceae Ab Genger Dis Grass
Oryza sp. Poaceae Riza Dis Grass
Sorghum arundinaceum Poaceae Adar Inc Grass
Sorghum purpureo-sericeum Poaceae Anees Dec Grass
Portulaca oleracea Portulacaceae Rigla Dec Herb
Ziziphus spina-christi Rhamnaceae Sider (Nabaeg) Dec Shrub
Salix fragilis Salicaceae Sefsaf Dec Tree
Salvadora persica Salvadoraceae Arak Dis Shrub
Veronica sp. Scrophulariaceae Abu Moruwa Dis Grass
Striga hermonthica Scrophulariaceae Buda Inc Herb
Datura stramonium Solanaceae Sekaran Inc Herb
Solanum dupuim Solanaceae Gebain Dec Herb
Corchorus olitorius Tiliaceae Mulukheya (Khodra) Dec Herb
Tribulus terrestris Zygophyllaceae Deresa Dec Herb