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257 plants found in 55 references for the following symptom

Symptom: V(095)
Description: food (additive), fodder

1 reference(s) for Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name: Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family: Malvaceae
Pictures: HA06Abutilon_mauritianum.jpg , Abutilon_mauritianum2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: sulubei

1 reference(s) for Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name: Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_abyssinica6.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica5.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica3.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica4.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica1.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica2.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica7.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), Vc(095) plant of Acacia abyssinica eaten by camels and goats.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: dadetsha

4 reference(s) for Acacia albida Del.
Official name: Acacia albida Del.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Pictures: Acacia_albida3.jpg , Acacia_albida2.jpg , Acacia_albida1.jpg , HA06Acacia_albida.jpg , Acacia_albida5.jpg , Acacia_albida4.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), fodder for animals, leaves, fruits, VO
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: balansan (Bambara), balanzan (Malinke) (Minyanka) (Senoufo), vinyinu (Bwa), san furu (Bobo-fing) sèngè (Dogon)
Reference VK 12
Author: Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) fodder
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: taiki (Peul), kad (Wolof)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095) fruits of Acacia albida very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), pods are animal fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: sangale

3 reference(s) for Acacia brevispica Harms
Official name: Acacia brevispica Harms
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_brevispica2.jpg , HR08Acacia_brevispica.jpg , Acacia_brevispica1.jpg
Reference HA 29 d
Author: M. Ichikawa
Title: The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(000) the whole plant in some area, used as livestock medicine..
V(095) goat's fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: northern Kenya
Vernacular name: lgirigiri (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference VA 29
Author: AFLORA
Title: AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(000, f), Vc(095, f), the whole plant
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: lgirigiri (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), goat and camel fodder, especially pods.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: ptara, kiptara

1 reference(s) for Acacia etbaïca Schweinf.
Official name: Acacia etbaïca Schweinf.
Family: Fabaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: H(022) oxytocic, H(104) stomach, boil roots of Acacia etbaïca in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loilailei

1 reference(s) for Acacia gerrardii Benth.
Official name: Acacia gerrardii Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_gerrardii2.jpg , Acacia_gerrardii3.jpg , Acacia_gerrardii4.jpg , Acacia_gerrardii5.jpg , Acacia_gerrardii6.jpg , Acacia_gerrardii1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Acacia gerrardi very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Acacia hockii De Wild
Official name: Acacia hockii De Wild
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_hockii1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), leaves, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loilailei

1 reference(s) for Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Official name: Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. subsp. mellifera (Vahl); Mimosa mellifera Vahl.
Pictures: Acacia_mellifera7.jpg , Acacia_mellifera6.jpg , Acacia_mellifera4.jpg , Acacia_mellifera5.jpg , Acacia_mellifera3.jpg , Acacia_mellifera2.jpg , Acacia_mellifera1.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), Vc(095), Vb(095), camel and goat fodder, and cattle in the dry season. Goats eat pods. branchs cut as fodder in dry season.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: talamon panyarit

1 reference(s) for Acacia nilotica (L.) Del. subsp. subaldta (Vatke) Brenan
Official name: Acacia nilotica (L.) Del. subsp. subaldta (Vatke) Brenan
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia seyal Del. var. fistula (Schweinf.) Oliv.
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(104)
Recipes: Vc(104), bark infusion used against stomach problems in goats
Vch(095), Vc(095), camel and goat fodder
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: kopkwo

3 reference(s) for Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.
Official name: Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia arabica Willd.; Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Pictures: Acacia_nilotica3.jpg , Acacia_nilotica2.jpg , Acacia_nilotica1.jpg , B5NordAcacia_nilotica.jpg
Reference VB 09
Author: Baumer, C.
Title: Études et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), fruits collected in June for the fattening of sheeps
Region: East Africa
Country: Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(037), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(037) pneumonia (awala), H2O extract of barks of Acacia nilotica, RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibarern), fruit and leaves (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ekapeliman (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Acacia nilotica few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Acacia nubica Benth.
Official name: Acacia nubica Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia oerforta (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Pictures: Acacia_nubica.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(034), V(095), V(105)
Recipes: Vc(034), Vo(034), pectoral, chestache, boiled infusion of inner bark
H(104), stomach - ache, KIPTANGTANG boiled infusion of inner bark
V(126), KIPKOLOSWO (?hepatitus), boiled infusion of inner bark
Vv(105), Boiled infusion of roots, sometimes with Salvadora persica or Boscia coriacea, used against chichenpox
Vch(095), Vv(105), Camel, goat and donkey fodder. Goats eat pods.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: pelil, chesamus

2 reference(s) for Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Official name: Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_polyacantha.jpg
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) eaten by elephants and goats
V(095) bees use this plant
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: orkigiro (Maa)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), fruits of Acacia polyacantha few researched by animals, Vc(095), Vo(095) fruits of Acacia polyacantha very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

5 reference(s) for Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name: Acacia raddiana Savi
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Pictures: Acacia_raddiana1.jpg , Acacia_raddiana2.jpg
Reference HA 29 d
Author: M. Ichikawa
Title: The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) pods of Acacia raddiana called comprise important goat's food.
Region: East Africa
Country: northern Kenya
Vernacular name: ltepes (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HM 58
Author: Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title: The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) fruit of Acacia raddiana gathered for goats and sheep feeding
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: musu (Venda)
Reference VA 29
Author: AFLORA
Title: AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), pods "sagaram" , VO. (important goat's food)
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: ltepes (Dorobo (Suiei)
Reference VK 12
Author: Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) feeding, pods (researched by livestock)
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: tili, sili (Peul)
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), camel, goat and donkey fodder. Goats eat pods, Ripe pods eaten by children ; also by baboons and monkeys.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: ses

3 reference(s) for Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name: Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia verek Guill. & Perr.; Mimosa senegal L.
Pictures: Acacia_senegal-koeh-004.jpg , Acacia_senegal2.jpg , Acacia_senegal3.jpg , HA06Acacia_senegal.jpg , Acacia_senegal.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095),, leaves, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lkerdeedi
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(022), V(027y), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(022) delivery pain (asiyec), H2O extract of barks of Acacia senegal, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(027y) post partum pain (akiyec), H2O extract of barks and roots, RNS., (receipt from the Bokora and Matheniko and Pian tribes)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren), fruits and leaves
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ekodiokodoi (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vb(095) leaves of Acacia senegal very few researched, Vc(095), leaves few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Acacia seyal Del.
Official name: Acacia seyal Del.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HA03Acacia_seyal.jpg , Acacia_seyal3.jpg , Acacia_seyal2.jpg , Acacia_seyal1.jpg
Reference B5 Nord
Author: Boulos, L.
Title: Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Pods contain more than 20% proteins and are very nourishing for livestock
Region: North Africa
Country: Algeria, Egypt, Morocoo
Vernacular name: seyal; talh; gum: alk (Arabic), tamat ; tefi, talakh, thala (Berber), shittah tree, shittim wood, thirsty thorn (English), arbre à gomme (local French)
Reference B6 Nord
Author: Bellakhdar, J.
Title: La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), VO., leaves, pods, seeds, young stems, young shoot
Region: North Africa
Country: Moroco
Vernacular name: tamât (Sahara Moroco)

1 reference(s) for Acacia seyal Del. var. seyal
Official name: Acacia seyal Del. var. seyal
Family: Fabaceae
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), food, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: chooh

1 reference(s) for Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name: Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Pictures: Acacia_sieberiana1.jpg , HA03Acacia_sieberiana.jpg , Acacia_sieberiana2.jpg , Acacia_sieberiana3.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), fruits of Acacia sieberiana fairly researched by animals, Vc(095), Vo(095) fruits of Acacia sieberiana researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Official name: Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
Pictures: Acalypha_fruticosa1.jpg , Acalypha_fruticosa2.jpg , Acalypha_fruticosa3.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), goat and camels fodder, especially in dry season.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: kaparasamugh, tapakapow, kasilaya

2 reference(s) for Acalypha volkensii Pax
Official name: Acalypha volkensii Pax
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: gomei
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), ONS., goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: kembirwo

2 reference(s) for Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name: Achyranthes aspera L.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Synonyms: Achyranthes annua Dinter; Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill.; Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula; Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Pictures: Achyranthes_aspera3.jpg , Achyranthes_aspera2.jpg , Achyranthes_aspera5.jpg , Achyranthes_aspera4.jpg , Achyranthes_aspera1.jpg , HL13Achyranthes_aspera.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lorokare
Reference VA 29
Author: AFLORA
Title: AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095, f), ONS., RNS. (goat's food)
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: lolobakini (Dorobo) (Suiei)

1 reference(s) for Adansonia digitata L.
Official name: Adansonia digitata L.
Family: Bombacaceae
Synonyms: Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Pictures: Adansonia_digitata4.jpg , Adansonia_digitata2.jpg , Adansonia_digitata6.jpg , Adansonia_digitata1.jpg , Adansonia_digitata3.jpg , HA06Adansonia_digitata.jpg , Adansonia_digitata5.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vo(095), leaves of Adansonia digitata fairly researched, Vc(095) leaves very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Aerva javanica (Burm.f.) Juss.
Official name: Aerva javanica (Burm.f.) Juss.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Synonyms: Achyranthes javanica (Burm.f.) Pers.; Aerva persica (Burm.) Merrill
Pictures: Aerva_javanica2.jpg , Aerva_javanica1.jpg
Reference HN 13b
Author: Naegelé, A.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore et des groupements végétaux de la Mauritanie.II, Plantes recueillies par Melle Odette du Puigaudeau en 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XX, 3, 876 - 908, (1958) http://www.mr.refer.org/numweb/spip.php?article178
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), Vo(095) good pasture for camels and sheeps
Region: West Africa
Country: Mauritania
Vernacular name: touhmeya, moghamlé (Hassaniya)

1 reference(s) for Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) Harms
Official name: Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) Harms
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) van Meeuwen; Ormosia laxiflora Benth. ex Bak.
Pictures: HA03Afrormosia_ laxiflora.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Pericopsis laxiflora fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name: Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Afzelia_africana1.jpg , HA03Afzelia_africana.jpg , Afzelia_africana2.jpg
Reference VA 33
Author: Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title: Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279, ( 2005)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), leaves used to feed livestock
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), leaves of Afzelia africana très researched, Vb(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Agrocharis incognita (C.Norman) Heywood & Jury
Official name: Agrocharis incognita (C.Norman) Heywood & Jury
Family: Apiaceae
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Agrocharis incognita eaten by cattle.
Vb(104), root is crushed and given to livestock for stomach problems.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

1 reference(s) for Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name: Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Albizia_adianthifolia2.jpg , Albizia_adianthifolia3.jpg , Albizia_adianthifolia1.jpg , HA05Albizia_adianthifolia.jpg
Reference HA 22
Author: Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title: Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) leaves of Albizia adianthifolia de Anthocleista grandiflora mixed with food
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: mulela (Luvenda)

1 reference(s) for Aloe arborescens Mill.
Official name: Aloe arborescens Mill.
Family: Aloaceae
Pictures: Aloe_arborescens1.jpg , Aloe_arborescens2.jpg , Aloe_arborescens3.jpg , Aloe_arborescens4.jpg
Reference VH 15
Author: Hutchings A., Lewis G. and Cunningham A
Title: Zulu Medicinal Plants: An Inventory (Paperback). University of Natal Press. Pietermeritzburg. (1996) From reference VD 17, HP 50, VM 18
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) used to drench sick calves, ONS.of Aloe arborescens, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu region)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Aloe sp.
Official name: Aloe sp.
Family: Aloaceae
Pictures: HA08Aloe_sp.jpg , Aloe_sp2.jpg , Aloe_sp_AFLORA.jpg
Reference VG 07
Author: Getahun, A.
Title: Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), salted and chopped, Aloe is an exellent food
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: erret (Amarinya), argeber (Somali)

1 reference(s) for Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name: Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family: Aloaceae
Synonyms: Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Pictures: Aloe_vera1.jpg , Aloe_vera4.jpg , Aloe_vera3.jpg , Aloe_vera2.jpg
Reference VG 07
Author: Getahun, A.
Title: Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), salted and chopped Aloe is an exellent food
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: erret (Amarinya), argeber (Somali)

1 reference(s) for Amaranthus graecizans L.
Official name: Amaranthus graecizans L.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Amaranthus_graecizans1.jpg , Amaranthus_graecizans3.jpg , Amaranthus_graecizans2.jpg , Amaranthus_graecizans4.jpg
Reference HN 13b
Author: Naegelé, A.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore et des groupements végétaux de la Mauritanie.II, Plantes recueillies par Melle Odette du Puigaudeau en 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XX, 3, 876 - 908, (1958) http://www.mr.refer.org/numweb/spip.php?article178
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), good pasture for animals
Region: West Africa
Country: Mauritania
Vernacular name: sag el mohor (Hassaniya)

1 reference(s) for Amaranthus sp.
Official name: Amaranthus sp.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Amaranthus_sp3.jpg , Amaranthus_sp1.jpg , Amaranthus_sp4.jpg , Amaranthus_sp2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095), V(201)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Amaranthus sp eaten by cattle.
Vb(201), crushed and smeared on cattle for spiritual protection and "highsight".
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ch'okene

1 reference(s) for Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Official name: Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Andropogon_gayanus3.jpg , Andropogon_gayanus2.jpg , Andropogon_gayanus1.jpg , HA03Andropogon_gayanus.jpg
Reference VB 38
Author: Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title: Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095, f) Andropogon gayanus main fodder species
Region: West Africa
Country: Center South region of Burkina Faso (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name: not registered by the autors

1 reference(s) for Andropogon sp.
Official name: Andropogon sp.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Andropogon_sp1.jpg , Andropogon_sp2.jpg , Andropogon_sp4.jpg , Andropogon_sp5.jpg , Andropogon_sp3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loroturoto

2 reference(s) for Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name: Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family: Annonaceae
Synonyms: Annona arenaria Thonn.; Annona senegalensis Pers. var. senegalensis; Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Pictures: HA06Annona_senegalensis.jpg , Annona_senegalensis2.jpg , Annona_senegalensis1.jpg , Annona_senegalensis3.jpg
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), leaves are fed to animals.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: bulimbugu (Dagomba)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vo(095), fruits of Annona senegalensis fairly researched by animals, Vb(095), fruits of Annona senegalensis few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Pictures: HA06Anogeissus_leiocarpus.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus1.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus2.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus3.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vo(095), leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpus few researched, Vc(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Official name: Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Family: Gentianaceae
Pictures: Anthocleista_grandiflora2.jpg , Anthocleista_grandiflora3.jpg , Anthocleista_grandiflora1.jpg
Reference HA 22
Author: Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title: Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) leaves of Albizia adianthifolia de Anthocleista grandiflora mixed with food
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: mueneene (Luvenda)

1 reference(s) for Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu
Official name: Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Anvillea radiata Coss. & Dr. var. australis Chev
Pictures: Anvillea_radiata3.jpg , Anvillea_radiata1.jpg , Anvillea_radiata2.jpg
Reference VM 3k
Author: Monteil, V.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore du Sahara occidental. Institut des Hautes Etudes Marocaines (Rabat). Notes & Documents n° 6, 147 p., (1953) Editions Larose,11, rue Victor-Cousin, 11 , Paris 5
Symptoms: V(091), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(091), Vch(095)plat in flower, food , good for the hunch
Region: Occidental Sahara
Country: Occdental Sahara
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name: Arachis hypogaea L.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Arachis_hypogaea4.jpg , HA03Arachis_hypogaea.jpg , Arachis_hypogaea2.jpg , Arachis_hypogaea3.jpg , Arachis_hypogaea-koeh-161.jpg , Arachis_hypogaea1.jpg
Reference HR 11
Author: Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title: Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), tourteaux, résidus de graines, fanes (FAIRE)
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: mbénda (Mpongwè, Nkomi, Orungu, Benga, Kombè, Baléngi, Béséki), pénda (Apindji, Mitsogo, Ivéa, Simba, Bavové, Okandè, Bakèlè, Baduma, Banzabi, Bawumpfu), pinda (Galoa, Eshira, Ngowé, Bavili, Balumbu, Bapunu, Bavungu, Bavarama), mpinda (Loango), mvèna, owôn, owuni, ogôn (Fang), nzolè (Bakota), pindè (Masangu)

1 reference(s) for Argemone mexicana L.
Official name: Argemone mexicana L.
Family: Papaveraceae
Pictures: HA03Argemone_mexicana.jpg , Argemone_mexicana2.jpg , Argemone_mexicana1.jpg , Argemone_mexicana6.jpg , Argemone_mexicana7.jpg , Argemone_mexicana3.jpg , Argemone_mexicana4.jpg , Argemone_mexicana5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Véq(095) plant of Argemone mexicana eaten by donkeys.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: korehare

1 reference(s) for Artemisia herba-alba Asso
Official name: Artemisia herba-alba Asso
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: B5NordArtemisia_herba-alba.jpg , Artemisia_herba-alba2.jpg , Artemisia_herba-alba1.jpg , Artemisia_herba-alba3.jpg , Artemisia_herba-alba4.jpg
Reference VM 3k
Author: Monteil, V.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore du Sahara occidental. Institut des Hautes Etudes Marocaines (Rabat). Notes & Documents n° 6, 147 p., (1953) Editions Larose,11, rue Victor-Cousin, 11 , Paris 5
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), food
Region: Occidental Sahara
Country: Occidental Sahara
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name: Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family: Asparagaceae
Pictures: HA03Asparagus_africanus.jpg , Asparagus_africanus1.jpg , Asparagus_africanus2.jpg , Asparagus_africanus3.jpg , Asparagus_africanus4.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lomeei
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Asparagus africanus, eaten by cattle and wildlife.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: seriti

1 reference(s) for Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Official name: Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Aspilia chrysops S. Moore; Aspilia holstii O.Hoffm
Pictures: Aspilia_mossambicensis1.jpg
Reference VH 6k
Author: Heine, B. & M. Brenzinger
Title: Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 4: Plant of the Borana (Ethiopia and Kenya).296 p., Band 9 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) forage for all livestock
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia & Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Astragalus vogelii (Webb) Bornm.
Official name: Astragalus vogelii (Webb) Bornm.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Astragalus_vogelii1.jpg
Reference VM 3k
Author: Monteil, V.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore du Sahara occidental. Institut des Hautes Etudes Marocaines (Rabat). Notes & Documents n° 6, 147 p., (1953) Editions Larose,11, rue Victor-Cousin, 11 , Paris 5
Symptoms: V(002), V(091), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(091), good for the hunch
Vch(002), good for milk production
Vch(095), very good food
Region: Occidental Sahara
Country: Occidental Sahara
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name: Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family: Meliaceae
Synonyms: Melia azadirachta L.
Pictures: Azadirachta_indica4.jpg , Azadirachta_indica6.jpg , Melia_azadirachta1.jpg , HA06Azadira_indica.jpg , Azadirachta_indica5.jpg , Melia_azadirachta3.jpg , Azadirachta_indica_fa04084.jpg , Azadirachta_indica_fa04085.jpg , Azadirachta_indica3.jpg , Azadirachta_indica1.jpg , Azadirachta_indica2.jpg , Melia_azadirachta4.jpg , Melia_azadirachta2.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), goat fodder, too bitter for sheep and cow
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: sa furani (Bambara), neem (Minyanka) (Senoufo) (Bwa) (Bobo-fing)

3 reference(s) for Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Del.
Official name: Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Del.
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms: Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Pictures: Balanites_aegyptiaca2.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca3.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca4.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca5.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca1.jpg , HA06Balanites_aegyptiaca.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(001), V(008), V(039), V(047), V(095), V(104), V(113), V(203)
Recipes: Vb(001) eyes blind turns blue (emuduru), exudate of Balanites aegyptiaca, powdered sap in eyes , (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(001) eyes problems (ngakonyen), Vb(001) eyes (painful red) (aribo akongu), exudate, powdered sap in eyes, (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(001) eyes problems (ngakonyen), fruit of Balanites aegyptiaca mixed with ashes of leaves of Kigelia africana, in eyes, (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(008) diarrhoea (akiurut), H2O extract of bark and root, RNS., (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(039) mosquito control (akiretakin ngithiru), leaves fall into pound, forming a soapy substance to suffocate larvae, (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(047) heartwater (lokou), make slurry with powdered sap, VO. + local application, (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren) leaves, VO. , (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(104) stomach pain (akook), H2O extract of bark, RNS., (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(113) joint, bones pain (lokoyeta), H2O extract of bark and root, RNS., (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(113) muscle pain (ngamori lokoyata), H2O extract of bark, RNS., (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
V(203) spear shaft (amorok akwara) branches, (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ekorete (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vo(095), fruits of Balanites aegyptiaca very researched, Vb(095), fruits fairly researched by animals par les animaux
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), camel and goat fodder in dry season, including fruits.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: tuyonwo

1 reference(s) for Basella alba L.
Official name: Basella alba L.
Family: Basellaceae
Synonyms: Basella rubra L.
Pictures: Basella_alba4.jpg , Basella_alba3.jpg , Basella_alba5.jpg , HA05Basella_alba.jpg , Basella_alba2.jpg , Basella_alba1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Basella alba eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

1 reference(s) for Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name: Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Pictures: Bauhinia_rufescens.jpg , Bauhinia_rufescens2.jpg , HA06Bauhinia_rufescens.jpg
Reference VB 2k
Author: Bebawi, Faiz Faris & Lars Neugebohrn
Title: A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991)Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Sudan
Vernacular name: kulkul.

1 reference(s) for Bidens pilosa L.
Official name: Bidens pilosa L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Bidens_pilosa1.jpg , Bidens_pilosa7.jpg , Bidens_pilosa6.jpg , Bidens_pilosa4.jpg , Bidens_pilosa2.jpg , Bidens_pilosa3.jpg , HA05Bidens_pilosa.jpg , Bidens_pilosa5.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(001), V(095)
Recipes: V(001), pounded leaves + H2O, 4 drops, morning and evening
V(095), this plant constitutes a good feed but gives to the milk a stench.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: kashisha (s'accroche aux vêtements, fleurs jaunes) (shi), nyabarasanya (kinyaruanda)

1 reference(s) for Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Official name: Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Family: Bombacaceae
Pictures: Bombax_costatum1.jpg , Bombax_costatum2.jpg , HA06Bombax_costatum.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Bombax costatum fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg. & Benedict
Official name: Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg. & Benedict
Family: Capparaceae
Pictures: Boscia_albitrunca3.jpg , Boscia_albitrunca1.jpg , Boscia_albitrunca2.jpg
Reference HM 58
Author: Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title: The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095) leaves of Boscia albitrunca browsed by goat and cattle
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: muthobi (Venda)

1 reference(s) for Boscia coriacea Pax
Official name: Boscia coriacea Pax
Family: Capparaceae
Pictures: Boscia_coriacea2.jpg , Boscia_coriacea1.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(034), V(095), V(105)
Recipes: Vc(034), Vo(034), Vc(095), Vch(095), , ONS., RNS.
Vv(105), boiled infusion of roots, sometimes with Salvadora persica or Boscia coriacea, used against chichen pox
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: kupungur

2 reference(s) for Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name: Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Boscia octandra Hochst. ex Radlk.
Pictures: Boscia_senegalensis1.jpg , Boscia_senegalensis2.jpg , Boscia_senegalensis3.jpg , Boscia_senegalensis4.jpg , Boscia_senegalensis5.jpg , HA06Boscia_senegalensis.jpg
Reference HN 13b
Author: Naegelé, A.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore et des groupements végétaux de la Mauritanie.II, Plantes recueillies par Melle Odette du Puigaudeau en 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XX, 3, 876 - 908, (1958) http://www.mr.refer.org/numweb/spip.php?article178
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) fruits are eated by animals when exist a lack of food
Region: West Africa
Country: Mauritania
Vernacular name: aizen. ». Les fruits: bokkhelli.
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Boscia senegalensis very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Official name: Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Erlangea spissa S. Moore
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: sunoni

1 reference(s) for Brassica sp.
Official name: Brassica sp.
Family: Brassicaceae
Pictures: Brassica_sp2.jpg , Brassica_sp3.jpg , Brassica_sp1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(050), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(050), seeds of Brassica sp. are roasted and crushed and then fed to bloated cattle.
Vb(095) plant of Brassica sp. eaten by cattle
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: saro

1 reference(s) for Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name: Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Pictures: Bridelia_ferruginea1.jpg , Bridelia_ferruginea2.jpg , Bridelia_ferruginea3.jpg , HA21Bridelia_ferruginea.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), goat fodder, leaves are a very good fodder
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: dafi sagwan, sagwan baboni (Bambara), sawan (Malinke), ndiriwo (Minyanka), nyirinwo, jiringbo (Senoufo), du'upapa (Bwa)

1 reference(s) for Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Official name: Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Family: Simaroubaceae
Pictures: Brucea_antidysenterica-fl.jpg , Brucea_antidysenterica-pl.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(092), V(095)
Recipes: V(092)arrowpoison, ONS., RNS.
Vo(095), Vc(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lorubat

2 reference(s) for Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name: Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family: Sapotaceae
Synonyms: Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. parkii (G. Don) Hepper; Butyrospermum parkii (G. Don) Kotschy; Vitellaria paradoxa Gaertner f.
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Butyrospermum paradoxum researched, Vb(095) leaves few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(014)
Recipes: V(095), V(014), ONS., RNS.
Region: East, West and Central Africa
Country: Sub-saharan Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name: Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Asclepias procera Aiton
Pictures: Calotropis_procera1.jpg , Calotropis_procera4.jpg , Calotropis_procera3.jjpg , Calotropis_procera2.jpg , HA06Calotropis_procera.jpg , B5NordCalotropis_procera.jpg , Calotropis_procera5.jpg , Calotropis_procera6.jpg , Calotropis_procera7.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095) leaves of Calotropis procera fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(000), V(095), V(123)
Recipes: Vc(000), fruits used as general goat medicine
Vc(095), goat fodder in dry season
V(123), said to be poisonous
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: adodotian

1 reference(s) for Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name: Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers.; Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Pictures: Capparis_tomentosa1.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa3.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa4.jpg , HA03Capparis_tomentosa.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: laturdei

1 reference(s) for Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Official name: Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Family: Sapindaceae
Pictures: Cardiospermum_halicacabum7.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum6.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum4.jpg , HA01Cardiospermum_halicacabum.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum2.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum3.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum5.jpg , Cardiospermum_halicacabum1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: ltugumi

1 reference(s) for Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Official name: Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Carduus_nyassanus1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Véq(095) plant of Carduus nyassanus eaten by donkeys.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: korehare

2 reference(s) for Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name: Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Carissa pubescens A. DC.; Carissa spinarum L.
Pictures: Carissa_edulis2.jpg , Carissa_edulis3.jpg , Carissa_edulis1.jpg , HA03Carissa_edulis.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) plant of Carissa edulis eaten by goats.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hagamsa
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), goat and camel fodder
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: lokotetwo

1 reference(s) for Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Official name: Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Cassia_abbreviata1.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata2.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata3.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata4.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata5.jpg
Reference VL 16
Author: Luseba, D., D. Van der Merwe
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicine practices among Tsonga speaking people of South Africa. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research Volume 73, pp.115–122. (2006)
Symptoms: V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Veq(095) drench for Veq(068) worm infestations, bark of Cassia abbreviata, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Tsonga region)
Vernacular name: olumanyama (Tsonga)

1 reference(s) for Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name: Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_didymobotrya1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vl(068) liver worms, to mix and to pound leaves of Senna didymobotrya of Clerodendrum johnstonii of "kanyabutu", to dilute this mixture with a capsule of bottle of coke filled of H2O. VO; 5 ml.
Vl(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, VO. 5 ml 1 X / day during 7 days
Vl(095), 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, to sprinkle this solution on the litter the young rabbits
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: muhegemanjoka, kashege (Mashi), mchanzoka (Nyindu), umuyoka (Kinyarwanda), mujangajanga (Fuliro)

1 reference(s) for Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Official name: Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Family: Celastraceae
Pictures: Cassine_aethiopica1.jpg
Reference VW 01
Author: Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title: The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms: V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) used by Zulus to drench Vb(068) worm-infested calves, milk or whey bark of Cassine aethiopica infusions
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Official name: Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Family: Amaranthaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: ladum

1 reference(s) for Celosia stuhlmanniana Schinz
Official name: Celosia stuhlmanniana Schinz
Family: Amaranthaceae
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East and Central Africa
Country: East and central Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Ceratonia siliqua L.
Official name: Ceratonia siliqua L.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Ceratonia_siliqua2.jpg , Ceratonia_siliqua1.jpg , Ceratonia_siliqua3.jpg
Reference B6 Nord
Author: Bellakhdar, J.
Title: La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(000) enteroxemia, whole pods (fruits), powder + coffee from dates
Vb(095), pods (region of Tissint)
Region: North Africa
Country: Moroco
Vernacular name: caroubier (local French), caroub-tree (English)

1 reference(s) for Chenopodium sp.
Official name: Chenopodium sp.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Pictures: Chenopodium_sp2.jpg , Chenopodium_sp1.jpg , Chenopodium_sp3.jpg , Chenopodium_sp4.jpg , Chenopodium_sp5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(050),V(095)
Recipes: Vb(050),Vb(095) plant of Chenopodium sp. eaten by cattle, but if they eat it in the morning they get bloated.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: bucha

1 reference(s) for Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name: Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family: Menispermaceae
Pictures: Cissampelos_mucronata1.jpg , HA03Cissampelos_mucronata.jpg , Cissampelos_mucronata2.jpg
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) eaten by goats and sheep when flower is in fruit
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: olopitaq/olopito (Maa)

1 reference(s) for Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name: Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Pictures: HA06Cissus_quadrangularis.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis2.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis3.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis4.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis5.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis1.jpg
Reference VW 01
Author: Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title: The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Veq(095) sick horses, aerial part of Cissus quadrangularis, RNS. used as a drench by Zulu
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name: Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms: Cucumis colocynthis L.; Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Pictures: B5NordCitrullus_colocynthis.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis4.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis3.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis2.jpg
Reference VB 2k
Author: Bebawi, Faiz Faris & Lars Neugebohrn
Title: A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991)Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms: V(006), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(006), Vch(095), fruits edible by camels; the pulp is extracted and exported; is possesses powerful cathartic properties and ist widely used in medicine; a tar js obtained from.~ the fruit with which water-bags are dressed in order to prevent camels from tearing, them open; the powdered pulp, either alone or mixed with black pepper is used as a preventative against the clothes moth
Region: East Africa
Country: Sudan
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Citrus aurantium L.
Official name: Citrus aurantium L.
Family: Rutaceae
Synonyms: Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck
Pictures: Citrus_aurantiun_Koeh-042.jpg , Citrus_aurantium1.jpg , Citrus_aurantium2.jpg , Citrus_aurantium3.jpg , Citrus_aurantium4.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant of fruits of Citrus aurantium eaten by baboons
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: arbo

1 reference(s) for Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Pictures: HR08Clematis_hirsuta.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta3.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta2.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hacho

1 reference(s) for Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name: Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family: Labiatae
Pictures: Clerodendrum_myricoides2.jpg , Clerodendrum_myricoides1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Clerodendrum myricoides eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: burasisa

1 reference(s) for Clutia pulchella L.
Official name: Clutia pulchella L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Clutia_pulchella1.jpg , Clutia_pulchella2.jpg , Clutia_pulchella3.jpg
Reference VH 15
Author: Hutchings A., Lewis G. and Cunningham A
Title: Zulu Medicinal Plants: An Inventory (Paperback). University of Natal Press. Pietermeritzburg. (1996) From reference VD 17, HP 50, VM 18
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) drenches for griping pains in calves, milk infusions of leaves, stems and roots of Clutia pulchella
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu region)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Official name: Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Family: Cochlospermaceae
Pictures: Cochlospermum_planchonii2.jpg , Cochlospermum_planchonii3.jpg , Cochlospermum_planchonii4.jpg , Cochlospermum_planchonii5.jpg , Cochlospermum_planchonii6.jpg , Cochlospermum_planchonii1.jpg , HA06Cochlospermum_planchonii.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) leaves of Cochlospermum planchonii researched, Vb(095) leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family: Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms: Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Pictures: HA06Cochlospermum tinctorium.jpg , HA03Coch_tinctorium.jpg , Cochlospermum_tinctorium1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) leaves of Cochlospermum tinctorium fairly researched, Vb(095) leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Combretum aculeatum Vent.
Official name: Combretum aculeatum Vent.
Family: Combretaceae
Pictures: Combretum_aculeatum2.jpg , Combretum_aculeatum1.jpg , HA06Combretum_aculeatum.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Combretum aculeatum researched, Vb(095) leaves few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(004), V(095)
Recipes: V(004), crushed leaves put on cuts of animals.
V(095), camel and goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Combretum collinum Fresen.
Official name: Combretum collinum Fresen.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Combretum hypopilinum Diels
Pictures: Combretum_collinum1.jpg , Combretum_collinum3.jpg , Combretum_collinum2.jpg , HR08Combretum_collinum.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), leaves of Combretum collinum few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name: Combretum molle R. Br.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Combretum ankolense Bagshawe & Bak. f.; Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Pictures: Combretum_molle.jpg , HA03Combretum_molle.jpg
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) flowers of Combretum molle are good for bees
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: ormaroroi (Maa)

1 reference(s) for Combretum sp.
Official name: Combretum sp.
Family: Combretaceae
Pictures: Combretum_sp2.jpg , Combretum_sp4.jpg , Combretum_sp5.jpg , Combretum_sp6.jpg , Combretum_sp7.jpg , Combretum_sp3.jpg , Combretum_sp1.jpg
Reference VA 33
Author: Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title: Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279, ( 2005)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), leaves fed to livestock
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name: kpekakra (Lobi)

2 reference(s) for Commelina africana L.
Official name: Commelina africana L.
Family: Commelinaceae
Pictures: Commelina_africana3.jpg , Commelina_africana4.jpg , Commelina_africana1.jpg , Commelina_africana2.jpg , HA08Commelina_africana.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: naiteteiyai, naiteteyyei
Reference VG 1k
Author: Gachathi, F.N.
Title: Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms: V(004), V(045), V(095)
Recipes: V(095), good feed for catleVb(045) + Vb(004), juice stem, antiseptic on wounds, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name: Commelina benghalensis L.
Family: Commelinaceae
Pictures: Commelina_benghalensis3.jpg , HA01Commelina_benghalensis.jpg , Commelina_benghalensis4.jpg , Commelina_benghalensis1.jpg , Commelina_benghalensis2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: naiteteiyai, naiteteyyei
Reference VG 1k
Author: Gachathi, F.N.
Title: Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms: V(004), V(045), V(095)
Recipes: V(095), good feed for catleVb(045) + Vb(004), juice stem, antiseptic on wounds, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Commelina sp.
Official name: Commelina sp.
Family: Commelinaceae
Pictures: Commelina _sp1_AFLORA.jpg , Commelina _sp2_AFLORA.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Commelina sp.eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: k'aio

1 reference(s) for Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name: Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family: Burseraceae
Synonyms: Commiphora pilosa (Engl.) Engl.; Balsamea pilosa Engl.
Pictures: HA06Commiphora_africana.jpg , Commiphora_africana2.jpg , Commiphora_africana3.jpg , Commiphora_africana1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), leaves of Commiphora africana few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Conyza naudini Bonnet
Official name: Conyza naudini Bonnet
Family: Asteraceae
Reference VB 3k
Author: Bost, R.
Title: Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vv(095), poultry in the fattening, leaves, crushed + rice
Region: Madagascar
Country: Madagascar
Vernacular name: maitsororirinina

1 reference(s) for Conyza newii Oliv. & Hiern
Official name: Conyza newii Oliv. & Hiern
Family: Asteraceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lamiriruaki

1 reference(s) for Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name: Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Conyza_sumatrensis3.jpg , Conyza_sumatrensis2.jpg , Conyza_sumatrensis1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: nasogaya nasunkoyo

1 reference(s) for Cordia africana Lam.
Official name: Cordia africana Lam.
Family: Boraginaceae
Synonyms: Cordia holstii Guerke
Pictures: Cordia_africana1.jpg , Cordia_africana2.jpg , Cordia_africana3.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: H(095) fruits of Cordia africana eaten by baboons
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: w'odes

1 reference(s) for Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Official name: Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Family: Boraginaceae
Synonyms: Cordia monoica Roxb.
Pictures: Cordia_ovalis1.jpg , Cordia_ovalis2.jpg , Cordia_ovalis3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lgweita

1 reference(s) for Cornulaca monacantha Del.
Official name: Cornulaca monacantha Del.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Pictures: Cornulaca_monacantha1.jpg , Cornulaca_monacantha3.jpg , Cornulaca_monacantha2.jpg
Reference B6 Nord
Author: Bellakhdar, J.
Title: La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms: V(006), V(095)
Recipes: H(126), leaves, decoctionin the morning, icterus (Occidental and Agerian Sahara)
Region: North Africa
Country: Moroco
Vernacular name: I-hâd (Sahara), tahara (Touareg)

1 reference(s) for Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name: Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Pictures: HA05Crossopteryx _febrifuga.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga3.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga4.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga5.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga2.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Crossopteryx febrifuga few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Official name: Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Croton_megalocarpus_AFLORA.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lmaragweet

1 reference(s) for Cucumis dipsaceus Ehrenb. ex Spach
Official name: Cucumis dipsaceus Ehrenb. ex Spach
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Pictures: Cucumis_dipsaceus1.jpg , Cucumis_dipsaceus3.jpg , Cucumis_dipsaceus4.jpg , Cucumis_dipsaceus5.jpg , Cucumis_dipsaceus2.jpg
Reference VA 29
Author: AFLORA
Title: AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), fruit eaten by goats.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya grass-land and bush)
Vernacular name: lduju (Dorobo) (Suiei)

1 reference(s) for Cucumis prophetarum L.
Official name: Cucumis prophetarum L.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Pictures: Cucumis_prophetarum2.jpg , HA06Cucumis_prophetarum.jpg , Cucumis_prophetarum1.jpg
Reference HN 13b
Author: Naegelé, A.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore et des groupements végétaux de la Mauritanie.II, Plantes recueillies par Melle Odette du Puigaudeau en 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XX, 3, 876 - 908, (1958) http://www.mr.refer.org/numweb/spip.php?article178
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), Vo(095), Vc(095), VO., ONS, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mauritania
Vernacular name: tagasrarit (Hassaniya)

1 reference(s) for Cucumis sp.
Official name: Cucumis sp.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Pictures: Cucumis_sp2.jpg , Cucumis_sp1.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(004), V(035), V(046), V(050), V(095), V(117)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds (ajome), Cucumis sp and Momordica foetida fruits juice + salt, local application (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(035) east coast fever (lokit), Vb(046) rindpest (loleo), H2O extract of fruit of Cucumis sp., bark of Warburgia salutaris + sediment rock (CaCO3), RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(050) bloat (ekitubon), mix juice of fruit in H2O, RNS.(receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Véq(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren, donkey eat fruits and leaves (receipt from P tribe)
Vb(117) anaplasmosis (lopid) , H2O extract of fruits of Cucumis sp. and Warburgia salutaris and sediment rock (CaCO3), RNS. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ekaleruk (Ngakarimojong)

1 reference(s) for Cuscuta kilimandschari Oliver
Official name: Cuscuta kilimandschari Oliver
Family: Convolvulaceae
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Cuscuta kilimandschar eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

1 reference(s) for Cyathula cylindrica Moq.
Official name: Cyathula cylindrica Moq.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Cyathula_cylindrica1.jpg , Cyathula_cylindrica2.jpg , Cyathula_cylindrica3.jpg , Cyathula_cylindrica4.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(070), V(095)
Recipes: V(070) crush the root of Cyathula cylindrica, boil it in water and give the animals to drink against rabies.
Vb(095) plant of Cyathula cylindrica eaten by cattle
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hacho

1 reference(s) for Cyathula polycephala Baker
Official name: Cyathula polycephala Baker
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Cyathula_polycephala1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Cyathula polycephala eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hacho

1 reference(s) for Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Official name: Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Cyathula_uncinulata2.jpg , Cyathula_uncinulata1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(070), V(095)
Recipes: V(070) against rabies, crush the root of Cyathula uncinulata , boil it in water and give the animals to drink
Vb(095) plant of Cyathula uncinulata eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hacho

1 reference(s) for Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name: Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Cynodon_dactylon1.jpg , Cynodon_dactylon1.jpg , HA08Cynodon_dactylon.jpg , Cynodon_dactylon5.jpg , Cynodon_dactylon3.jpg , Cynodon_dactylon4.jpg
Reference HR 11
Author: Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title: Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: ekanda (Mpongwè), obur (Fang)

1 reference(s) for Cyperus esculentus L.
Official name: Cyperus esculentus L.
Family: Cyperaceae
Synonyms: Cyperus aureus Tenore
Pictures: Cyperus_esculentus4.jpg , Cyperus_esculentus5.jpg , HA06Cyperus_esculentus.jpg , Cyperus_esculentus3.jpg , Cyperus_esculentus2.jpg , Cyperus_esculentus1.jpg , Cyperus_esculentus6.jpg
Reference VD 06
Author: Dupiré, M.
Title: Pharmacopée Peule du Niger et du Cameroun. Bull. IFAN, XIX, sér. B, 3-4, 382 - 417, (1957)
Symptoms: V(095), V(201)
Recipes: Vb(201) charm for the prosperity of the herd, fruit of 3 successive years of Bauhinia rufescens surrounded by eggs of toads+ barks of 7 species of Ficus sp. + the whole plant of Cyperus esculentus, put it to the place of the first rain
Vb(095) these plants are crushed on a Sunday and mixed with salt of Bilma and given to cows in June-July (Wodabe receipts of Niger)
Region: West Africa
Country: Niger
Vernacular name: ayaru, ayadi (Bororo of Niger)

2 reference(s) for Cyperus sp.
Official name: Cyperus sp.
Family: Cyperaceae
Pictures: Cyperus_sp.1.jpg , Cyperus_sp.2.jpg , Cyperus_sp.3.jpg , Cyperus_sp.4.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: seiyai
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Cyperus sp. eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: bidara

1 reference(s) for Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name: Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Pictures: HA03Daniellia_oliveri.jpg , Daniellia_oliveri1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Daniellia oliveri fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Desmodium repandum (Vahl) DC.
Official name: Desmodium repandum (Vahl) DC.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HR08Desmodium_repandum.jpg , Desmodium_repandum1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: ladakat

1 reference(s) for Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HA06Detarium_micro.jpg , HA06Detarium_microcarpum.jpg , Detarium_microcarpum2.jpg , Detarium_microcarpum3.jpg , Detarium_microcarpum4.jpg , Detarium_microcarpum1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Detarium microcarpum few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Dicerocaryum eriocarpum (Decne.) Abels.
Official name: Dicerocaryum eriocarpum (Decne.) Abels.
Family: Pedaliaceae
Pictures: Dicerocaryum_eriocarpum1.jpg , Dicerocaryum_eriocarpum2.jpg , Dicerocaryum_eriocarpum3.jpg , Dicerocaryum_eriocarpum4.jpg , Dicerocaryum_eriocarpum5.jpg
Reference VL 16
Author: Luseba, D., D. Van der Merwe
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicine practices among Tsonga speaking people of South Africa. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research Volume 73, pp.115–122. (2006)
Symptoms: V(030), V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(068) dystocia, Vb(095) drench for Vb(030) retained placenta, aerial part, roots, whole plant of Dicerocaryum senecioides
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Tsonga region)
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VL 16
Author: Luseba, D., D. Van der Merwe
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicine practices among Tsonga speaking people of South Africa. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research Volume 73, pp.115–122. (2006)
Symptoms: V(030), V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(068) dystocia, Vb(095) drench for Vb(030) retained placenta, aerial part, roots, whole plant of Dicerocaryum eriocarpum
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Tsonga region)
Vernacular name: dinda, dindza (Tsonga)

1 reference(s) for Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Official name: Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Dichrocephala bicolor (Roth) Schldl.
Pictures: HR08Dichrocephala_integrifolia.jpg , Dichrocephala_integrifolia1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: nasogoyo

2 reference(s) for Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name: Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Dichrostachys_glomerata7.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata3.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata5.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata6.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata1.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata8.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata9.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata10.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata11.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata2.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata4.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruits of Dichrostachys cinerea very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc,ch(095), pods are camel and goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: tiin

1 reference(s) for Digitaria sp.
Official name: Digitaria sp.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Digitaria_sp2.jpg , Digitaria_sp3.jpg , Digitaria_sp1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Digitaria sp. eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: korcha

1 reference(s) for Dioscorea sp.
Official name: Dioscorea sp.
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Pictures: Dioscorea_sp1.jpg , Dioscorea_sp2.jpg , Dioscorea_sp3.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Dioscorea sp. eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia), Cattle really like this.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: aneno

1 reference(s) for Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name: Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family: Ebenaceae
Pictures: Diospyros_mespiliformis2.jpg , HA06Diospyros_mespiliformis.jpg , HA06Diospyros_mesp.jpg , Diospyros_mespiliformis1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Diplolophium africanum Turcz.
Official name: Diplolophium africanum Turcz.
Family: Apiaceae
Synonyms: Diplolophium abyssinicum Benth. & Hook.
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: V(000), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East, West and Central Africa
Country: Sub-saharan Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Discopodium penninervium Hochst.
Official name: Discopodium penninervium Hochst.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Discopodium_penninervium1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant of Discopodium penninervium eaten by horses.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: marraro

1 reference(s) for Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name: Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family: Sapindaceae
Synonyms: Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Pictures: Dodonaea_viscosa1.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa2.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa4.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa8.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa3.jpg , HL13Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa6.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa5.jpg , HR08Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa7.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lketurai

1 reference(s) for Dombeya sp.
Official name: Dombeya sp.
Family: Sterculiaceae
Pictures: Dombeya_sp3.jpg , Dombeya_sp2.jpg , Dombeya_sp1.jpg , Dombeya_sp4.jpg , Dombeya_sp5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Dombeya sp. eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: danisa

2 reference(s) for Dovyalis abyssinica (A. Rich.) Warb
Official name: Dovyalis abyssinica (A. Rich.) Warb
Family: Flacourtiaceae
Pictures: Dovyalis_abyssinica1.jpg , Dovyalis_abyssinica2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: limoroo
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Dovyalis abyssinica eaten by cattle
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: koshimo / koshima

2 reference(s) for Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name: Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Pictures: Drymaria_cordata3.jpg , Drymaria_cordata2.jpg , Drymaria_cordata1.jpg , HA05Drymaria_cordata.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: llokii
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Drymaria cordata eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

1 reference(s) for Dryopteris sp.
Official name: Dryopteris sp.
Family: Dryopteridaceae
Pictures: Dryopteris_sp1.jpg , Dryopteris_sp2.jpg , Dryopteris_sp3.jpg , Dryopteris_sp4.jpg , Dryopteris_sp5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Dryopteris sp. sometimes eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: kokosa

2 reference(s) for Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name: Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: HA01Eleusine_indica.jpg , Eleusine_indica3.jpg , HA05Eleusine_indica.jpg , Eleusine_indica1.jpg , Eleusine_indica2.jpg
Reference HK 55
Author: Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title: Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), animal fodder among the people Nsong of Bandundu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name: Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HR 11
Author: Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title: Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), plant, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Embelia schimperi Vatke
Official name: Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family: Myrsinaceae
Synonyms: Embelia kilimandschari Gilg
Pictures: Embelia_schimperi1.jpg , Embelia_schimperi2.jpg , Embelia_schimperi3.jpg , Embelia_schimperi4.jpg , Embelia_schimperi5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vo(095), Vc(095) plant of Embelia schimperi eaten by goats, sheep, cattle, mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia) and baboons.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hanku

1 reference(s) for Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HA07Entada_abyssinica.jpg , Entada_abyssinica3.jpg , Entada_abyssinica2.jpg , Entada_abyssinica1.jpg
Reference HS 23
Author: Simbo, D. J.
Title: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), the leaves of Entada abyssinica are used for fodder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroun
Vernacular name: fundung (Babungo)

2 reference(s) for Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Pictures: Entada_africana5.jpg , Entada_africana2.jpg , Entada_africana3.jpg , Entada_africana4.jpg , Entada_africana1.jpg , HA03Entada_africana.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), folliage fodder
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: samanèrè, dimijama (Bambara), samanèrè (Malinke), zanenge (Minyanka), zanenge, zaninge (Senoufo), seme dui (Bwa), bitiki (Bobo-fing), padapari (Peuhl)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vb(095) leaves of Entada africana very few researched, Vc(095), leaves few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Eragrostis tenuifolia (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud.
Official name: Eragrostis tenuifolia (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Eragrostis_tenuifolia1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: gujita

1 reference(s) for Euclea divinorum Hiern
Official name: Euclea divinorum Hiern
Family: Ebenaceae
Synonyms: Euclea keniensis R.E. Fries; Euclea lanceolata auct. non E. Mey.
Pictures: Euclea_divinorum1.jpg , Euclea_divinorum3.jpg , Euclea_divinorum2.jpg
Reference VH 4k
Author: Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title: Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 1: Plants of the Chamus (Kenya).104 p., Band 6, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes: V(095), goats, cattle, camels, donkeys.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Chamu)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Euphorbia officinarum L.
Official name: Euphorbia officinarum L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Euphorbia beauvmierana Hook. f. & Cosson
Pictures: Euphorbia_officinarum2.jpg , Euphorbia_officinarum1.jpg
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(014), V(095)
Recipes: V(014), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: West Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name: Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Euphorbia laro Drake
Pictures: Euphorbia_tirucalli.jpg , Euphorbia_tirucalli4.jpg , Euphorbia_tirucalli5.jpg , Euphorbia_tirucalli1.jpg , HA05Euphorbia_tirucalli.jpg , Euphorbia_tirucalli3.jpg , Euphorbia_tirucalli2.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(094)
Recipes: Vc(095), goats eat leaves.
V(117), used to get rid of ?gall stones in cattle
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: tumwen

1 reference(s) for Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.
Official name: Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: Evolvulus_alsinoides2.jpg , Evolvulus_alsinoides1.jpg , Evolvulus_alsinoides4.jpg , Evolvulus_alsinoides3.jpg
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) eaten by cows
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: lòòzúlí (Dagomba)

1 reference(s) for Feretia apodanthera Del.
Official name: Feretia apodanthera Del.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Feretia canthioides Hiern
Pictures: Feretia_apodanthera1.jpg , Feretia_apodanthera2.jpg , Feretia_apodanthera3.jpg , HA06Feretia_apodanthera.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Feretia apodanthera fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

3 reference(s) for Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name: Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Ficus sur Forssk.
Pictures: Ficus_capensis2.jpg , Ficus_capensis3.jpg , HA03Ficus_capensis.jpg , Ficus_capensis1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vo(095) fruits of Ficus capensis assez few researched by animals, Vb(095), fruits few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(002), V(095)
Recipes: V(002), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East and South Africa
Country: East and South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(002), V(095)
Recipes: V(002), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East and South Africa
Country: East and South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Ficus gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Ficus gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Ficus sycomorus L. subsp. gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) C.C. Berg
Pictures: HA06Ficus_gnaphalocarpa.jpg , Ficus_gnaphalocarpa1.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) food, goats are fond of figs
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: sutoro, toroule (Bambara), sutoro (Malinke), nintorgowo, duturungo (Minyanka), torogo, nintogowo (Senoufo), hèrèma, buru'ubwa (Bwa), kaw (Bobo-fing), gaa (Dogon), gaigai (Peuhl)

4 reference(s) for Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name: Ficus sycomorus L.
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Ficus damarensis Engl.
Pictures: Ficus_sycomorus3.jpg , Ficus_sycomorus2.jpg , Ficus_sycomorus1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) fruits of Ficus sycomorus , eaten by monkeys, baboons
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: oda
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruit of Ficus sycomorus very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(002), V(022), V(027), V(030), V(095)
Recipes: V(002), V(095), V (027, 3) + V (030) + V(022), ONS., RNS.
Region: East and South Africa
Country: East and South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(002), V(022), V(027), V(030), V(095)
Recipes: V(002), V(095), V (027, 3) + V (030) + V(022), ONS., RNS.
Region: East and South Africa
Country: East and South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Galinsoga parviflora Cav.
Official name: Galinsoga parviflora Cav.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Galinsoga_parviflora3.jpg , Galinsoga_parviflora2.jpg , Galinsoga_parviflora1.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(001), V(095)
Recipes: V(001), conjonctivitis, juice 1 drop in the morning and in the evening, ONS.
Vb(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: cigaragara (shi), kimali (kinyaruanda), iragara (shi)

1 reference(s) for Galium aparinoides Forssk.
Official name: Galium aparinoides Forssk.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Galium_aparinoides3.jpg , Galium_aparinoides1.jpg , Galium_aparinoides2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Galium aparinoides eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: matane

1 reference(s) for Glycine javanica L.
Official name: Glycine javanica L.
Family: Lamiaceae
Reference VA 29
Author: AFLORA
Title: AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), ONS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: loieti (Dorobo) (Suiei)

1 reference(s) for Glycine wightii (Wight & Arn.) Verdc.
Official name: Glycine wightii (Wight & Arn.) Verdc.
Family: Lamiaceae
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), eaten by goats and sheep when flower is in fruit
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: olopito (Maa)

2 reference(s) for Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name: Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family: Tiliaceae
Pictures: Grewia_bicolor1.jpg , HA06Grewia_bicolor.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruit of Grewia bicolor researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(030), V(095), V(201)
Recipes: Vb(030),or mixed with other sp. to bring out afterbirth in cattle
Vb(201), Leaves used by LIOKIN (medicine man) in exorcising spirits, and used to produce smoke in ceremony for sick cattle
Vch(095), animal fodder, especially camels
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: sitat

1 reference(s) for Grewia flava DC.
Official name: Grewia flava DC.
Family: Tiliaceae
Pictures: Grewia_flava2.jpg , Grewia_flava3.jpg , Grewia_flava4.jpg , Grewia_flava5.jpg , Grewia_flava1.jpg
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(082), V(095)
Recipes: V(082), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Grewia tembensis Frensen
Official name: Grewia tembensis Frensen
Family: Tiliaceae
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), eaten by goats and cows, must NOT be cut for animals
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: esiteti (Maa)

2 reference(s) for Grewia tenax (Forssk.) Fiori
Official name: Grewia tenax (Forssk.) Fiori
Family: Tiliaceae
Synonyms: Chadara tenax Forssk.
Pictures: Grewia_tenax1.jpg , Grewia_tenax2.jpg , Grewia_tenax3.jpg , Grewia_tenax4.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Grewia tenax few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(082), V(095)
Recipes: V(082),V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: East Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

3 reference(s) for Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name: Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family: Combretaceae
Pictures: Guiera_senegalensis1.jpg , HA06Guiera_senegalensis.jpg , Guiera_senegalensis2.jpg
Reference VD 02
Author: Dalziel, J.M.
Title: The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms: V(002), V(095), V(104), V(108)
Recipes: Vb(002), Vb(095), leaves, RNS.
Veq(104), leaves Capsicum annuum, Guiera senegalensis, Hyptis pectinata + Indigo + H2O, RNS.
V‚q(108), ONS.decoction, inhalation + Hyptis pectinata
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vb(095) leaves of Guiera senegalensis very few researched, leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: V(000), V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: West Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Gutenbergia cordifolia Benth. ex Oliv.
Official name: Gutenbergia cordifolia Benth. ex Oliv.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Erlangea cordifolia (Benth. ex Oliv.) S. Moore
Pictures: Gutenbergia_cordifolia2.jpg , Gutenbergia_cordifolia1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: ludwaporo

1 reference(s) for Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Official name: Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Family: Rosaceae
Pictures: Hagenia_abyssinica1.jpg , Hagenia_abyssinica2.jpg , Hagenia_abyssinica3.jpg , Hagenia_abyssinica4.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Hagenia abyssinica eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: heto

1 reference(s) for Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name: Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Ozoroa insignis Del.
Pictures: Heeria_insignis5.jpg , Heeria_insignis6.jpg , HA06Heeria_insignis.jpg , Heeria_insignis2.jpg , Heeria_insignis3.jpg , Heeria_insignis4.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), goat folliage of Ozoroa insignis fodder
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: kalakari, jolisigi (Bambara), kalakari, jolijèni (Malinke), shiala, tifaama, cifaama (Minyanka), tufaama, cifaama (Senoufo), sisan (Bwa), nyènèkwèrè, sufogokala (Bobo-fing), sènè-bilè (Dogon), taka kulehi (Peuhl)

1 reference(s) for Helichrysum odoratissimum (L.) Sweet
Official name: Helichrysum odoratissimum (L.) Sweet
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Helichrysum_odoratissimum1.jpg , Helichrysum_odoratissimum4.jpg , Helichrysum_odoratissimum2.jpg , Helichrysum_odoratissimum3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: sulubei

1 reference(s) for Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
Official name: Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
Family: Malvaceae
Pictures: Hibiscus_calyphyllus1.jpg , Hibiscus_calyphyllus2.jpg , Hibiscus_calyphyllus3.jpg
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), eaten by elephants
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: osukupai naibor (Maa)

1 reference(s) for Hibiscus sp.
Official name: Hibiscus sp.
Family: Malvaceae
Pictures: Hibiscus_sp.1.jpg , Hibiscus_sp.4.jpg , Hibiscus_sp.5.jpg , Hibiscus_sp.6.jpg , Hibiscus_sp.2.jpg , Hibiscus_sp.3.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Hibiscus sp., eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ishini

1 reference(s) for Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name: Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Pictures: Hoslundia_opposita2.jpg , Hoslundia_opposita1.jpg , HR08Hoslundia_opposita.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(001), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(001) eyes (painful red) (aribo akongu), powder of leaves of Hoslundia opposita in eyes (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren, leaves, VO. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: epwok (Ngakarimojong)

1 reference(s) for Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f.
Official name: Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f.
Family: Apiaceae
Pictures: Hydrocotyle_manni1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant of Hydrocotyle mannii, eaten by baboons, ONS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

1 reference(s) for Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name: Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family: Hymenocardiaceae
Pictures: Hymenocardia_acida2.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida4.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida1.jpg , HA05Hymenocardia_acida.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida3.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), goat fodder, young twigs, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: gwèrèngwèrènnin, komoni tayoro, sifilèjirinin (Bambara), kalakari, tanioro (Malinke), sunturo (Minyanka), sunturgo (Senoufo), gwetere (Bobo-fing), peleti (Peuhl)

1 reference(s) for Hypoestes aristata (Vahl) Sol. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name: Hypoestes aristata (Vahl) Sol. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family: Acanthaceae
Pictures: Hypoestes_aristata1.jpg , Hypoestes_aristata2.jpg , Hypoestes_aristata3.jpg , Hypoestes_aristata4.jpg , Hypoestes_aristata5.jpg
Reference VD 17
Author: Dold, A.P. & M.L. Cocks
Title: Traditional veterinary medicine in the Alice district of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 97 , 375–379. (2001)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) used to drench calves suffering from a condition referred to as white scours, whole plant of Hypoestes aristata, infusions
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Alice district of the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name: Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Hyptis_suaveolens2.jpg , HA05Hyptis_suaveolens.jpg , Hyptis_suaveolens1.jpg , Hyptis_suaveolens3.jpg
Reference HB 33
Author: Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title: Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095, f). The whole plant is used as fodder for cattle..
Region: West Africa
Country: Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name: jogbo (Yoruba),

1 reference(s) for Impatiens tinctoria subsp. abyssinica (Hook. f.) Grey-Wilson
Official name: Impatiens tinctoria subsp. abyssinica (Hook. f.) Grey-Wilson
Family: Balsaminaceae
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant of Impatiens tinctoria ssp.abyssinica eaten by porcupine (roots, look like potatos).
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: tschafara

1 reference(s) for Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: Ipomoea_batatas2.jpg , Ipomoea_batatas1.jpg , HA08Ipomoea_batatas.jpg , Ipomoea_batatas3.jpg , Ipomoea_batatas4.jpg
Reference HR 11
Author: Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title: Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms: V(095), Vl(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vl(095), leaves, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: mongo y'onigi (Mpongwè, Nkomi, Orungu), ofogola (Galoa), namôngha (Fang), mongu (Eshira, Bavarama, Bavungu), émongo (Baduma), imongo (Béséki, Ngowé), amongo (Bakèlè), gémongo (Baléngi), mongo (Balumbu, Bavové), mbongo (Benga), lémongho, futa (Mindumu), lifita (Bavili), imongo (Banzabi), égwèta (Ivéa, Mitsogo), lungu (Bapunu)

1 reference(s) for Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Official name: Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: Ipomoea_cairica2.jpg , Ipomoea_cairica5.jpg , Ipomoea_cairica1.jpg
Reference HR 11
Author: Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title: Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vpc(095), Vc(095), Vl(095), leaves, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: nando (Mpongwè), ogongo (Nkomi), ndzie-bikoreghe (Fang), bilyabi-ngulu, makaya-ma-ngulu (Loango), ékata-bélemba (Benga)

1 reference(s) for Ipomoea sp.
Official name: Ipomoea sp.
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: Ipomoea_sp1.jpg , Ipomoea_sp2.jpg , Ipomoea_sp3.jpg , Ipomoea_sp4.jpg , Ipomoea_sp5.jpg , Ipomoea_sp6.jpg , Ipomoea_sp7.jpg , Ipomoea_sp8.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Ipomoea sp. eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: anamo

2 reference(s) for Jasminum abyssinicum Hoscht. Ex DC.
Official name: Jasminum abyssinicum Hoscht. Ex DC.
Family: Oleaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS of Jasminum abyssinicum., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lorosoro
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Jasminum abyssinicum eaten to fed calves
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: t'orso

1 reference(s) for Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Official name: Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Family: Oleaceae
Synonyms: Jasminum grandiflorum L. subsp. floribundum (R.Br. ex Fresen.) P.S.Green
Pictures: Jasminum_floribundum1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lminkis

1 reference(s) for Jatropha curcas L.
Official name: Jatropha curcas L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Jatropha acerifolia Salisb.; Jatropha afrocurcas Pax.
Pictures: Jatropha_curcas4.jpg , HA05Jatropha _curcas.jpg , Jatropha_curcas1.jpg , Jatropha_curcas2.jpg , Jatropha_curcas3.jpg
Reference VL 16
Author: Luseba, D., D. Van der Merwe
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicine practices among Tsonga speaking people of South Africa. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research Volume 73, pp.115–122. (2006)
Symptoms: V(006), V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vc(006), Vb(095), Vb(006), drench for constipation in cattle and goats, seeds, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Tsonga region)
Vernacular name: nhlampfura (Tsonga)

1 reference(s) for Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family: Cupressaceae
Pictures: Juniperus_procera2.jpg , Juniperus_procera1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: tarakye, ntarakwai

3 reference(s) for Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name: Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family: Meliaceae
Synonyms: Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Pictures: Khaya_senegalensis3.jpg , Khaya_senegalensis4.jpg , HA06Khaya_senegal.jpg , Khaya_senegalensis2.jpg , Khaya_senegalensis1.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), folliage fodder
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: jala (Bambara) (Malinke), wègè (Minyanka), wègè, wècige (Senoufo), penu (Bwa), toow (Bobo-fing), pèlu (Dogon), kaïl (Peuhl)
Reference VB 38
Author: Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title: Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007)
Symptoms: V(006), V(095)
Recipes: V(006, f) bark of Khaya senegalensis is used against constipation for traditional veterinary uses
V(095, f) main fodder species, Khaya senegalensis
Region: West Africa
Country: Center South region of Burkina Faso (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name: kuka (Moré)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vb(095) leaves of Khaya senegalensis very few researched, Vc(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name: Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Synonyms: Kigelia pinnata (Jacq.) DC.; Kigelia aculifolia Engl. ex Sprague
Pictures: Kigelia_africana3.jpg , Kigelia_africana1.jpg , Kigelia_africana2.jpg , HA06Kig_africana.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Kigelia africana fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Lannea acida A. Rich.
Official name: Lannea acida A. Rich.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Odina acida (A. Rich.) Oliv.
Pictures: HA06Lannea_acida.jpg , Lannea_acida1.jpg
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) the leaves of Lannea acida are used to feed animals
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: sìnsàbgà (Dagomba)

1 reference(s) for Lawsonia inermis L.
Official name: Lawsonia inermis L.
Family: Lythraceae
Synonyms: Lawsonia alba Lam.
Pictures: Lawsonia_inermis3.jpg , Lawsonia_inermis4.jpg , Lawsonia_inermis1.jpg , Lawsonia_inermis2.jpg , HA06Lawsonia_inermis.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vc, ch(095), camel and goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: asachait, kaparamenion

1 reference(s) for Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name: Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: HA05Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia3.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia2.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia1.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05095.jpg , HR08Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05094.jpg
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), birds like to suck flower, bird has same name as plant
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: orbibi (Maa)

1 reference(s) for Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Forssk.) Decne.
Official name: Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Forssk.) Decne.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Synonyms: Leptadenia spartium Wight & Arn.
Pictures: B5NordLeptadenia_pyrotechnica.jpg , Leptadenia_pyrotechnica2.jpg , Leptadenia_pyrotechnica1.jpg
Reference VM 3k
Author: Monteil, V.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la flore du Sahara occidental. Institut des Hautes Etudes Marocaines (Rabat). Notes & Documents n° 6, 147 p., (1953) Editions Larose,11, rue Victor-Cousin, 11 , Paris 5
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), fodder
Region: Occidental Africa
Country: Occdental Sahara
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Official name: Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Leucas_martinicensis4.jpg , Leucas_martinicensis1.jpg , Leucas_martinicensis2.jpg , Leucas_martinicensis3.jpg , Leucas_martinicensis5.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Leucas martinicensis eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: urgo

2 reference(s) for Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Lonchocarpus philenoptera Benth.
Pictures: HA03Lonchocarpus_laxiflorus.jpg
Reference VB 38
Author: Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title: Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095, f) Lonchocarpus laxiflorusmain fodder species
Region: West Africa
Country: Center South region of Burkina Faso (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name: yiiga (Moré)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Lonchocarpus laxiflorus researched, Vb(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name: Maerua angolensis DC.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Maerua arenicola sensu Eyles; Maerua bukobensis Gilg & Bened.
Pictures: HA03Maerua_angolensis.jpg , Maerua_angolensis2.jpg , Maerua_angolensis1.jpg , Maerua_angolensis6.jpg , Maerua_angolensis3.jpg , Maerua_angolensis4.jpg , Maerua_angolensis5.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loitaakine
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: East, West and Central Africa
Country: Sub-saharan Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Maerua crassifolia Forssk.
Official name: Maerua crassifolia Forssk.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Maerua rigida R. Br.
Pictures: B5NordMaerua_crassifolia.jpg , Maerua_crassifolia.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Maerua crassifolia few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Mammea africana Sabine
Official name: Mammea africana Sabine
Family: Clusiaceae
Pictures: Mammea_africana1.jpg , Mammea_africana2.jpg , Mammea_africana3.jpg , Mammea_africana4.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(008), V(039), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(008) diarrhoea (akiurut), H2O extract of barks of Mammea africana, RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(039) lice (ngilac), H2O extract of barks of Mammea africana, local application (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren), fruits, VO. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: etunganan (Ngakarimojong)

1 reference(s) for Maytenus arbutifolia (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) R.Wilczek
Official name: Maytenus arbutifolia (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) R.Wilczek
Family: Celastraceae
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Maytenus arbutifolia eaten by livestock and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: kombocha

2 reference(s) for Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name: Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family: Celastraceae
Synonyms: Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Pictures: Maytenus_senegalensis3.jpg , HA03Maytenus _senegal.jpg , Maytenus_senegalensis1.jpg , Maytenus_senegalensis2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) plant of Maytenus senegalensis eaten by goats and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: kombolch
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095) leaves of Maytenus senegalensis fairly researched, Vb(095) leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Micromeria purtschelleri Guerke
Official name: Micromeria purtschelleri Guerke
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Satureja biflora (Buch.- Ham.ex D.Don) Briq.; Satureja punctata (Bth.) Briq.; Micromeria biflora Auct
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS. of Satureja biflora, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lanana

1 reference(s) for Millettia dura Dunn
Official name: Millettia dura Dunn
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Millettia_dura1.jpg , Millettia_dura2.jpg , Millettia_dura3.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: cungurhi (shi)

2 reference(s) for Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name: Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Nauclea africana Willd.
Pictures: Mitragyna_inermis1.jpg , HA06Mitragyna_ inermis.jpg
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) the leaves of Mitragyna inermis are used to feed animals
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: yokaɣalaŋga (Dagomba)
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), sheep and goat fodders of leaves and twigs
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: jun (Bambara), jun, ko baro (Malinke), jun (Minyanka) (Senoufo), kojoli (Peuhl)

1 reference(s) for Musa sapientum L.
Official name: Musa sapientum L.
Family: Musaceae
Pictures: Musa_sapientum4.jpg , Musa_sapientum5.jpg , Musa_sapientum2.jpg , Musa_sapientum3.jpg , Musa_sapientum1.jpg
Reference VG 1k
Author: Gachathi, F.N.
Title: Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), fresh leaves are used for feeding cows
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: irugu

1 reference(s) for Myrsine africana L.
Official name: Myrsine africana L.
Family: Myrsinaceae
Pictures: Myrsine_africana2.jpg , Myrsine_africana3.jpg , Myrsine_africana4.jpg , Myrsine_africana5.jpg , Myrsine_africana1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(068) anthelmintic, soak seeds, VO.
Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: seketeti

1 reference(s) for Nuxia congesta Fresen.
Official name: Nuxia congesta Fresen.
Family: Loganiaceae
Pictures: Nuxia_congesta2.jpg , Nuxia_congesta3.jpg , Nuxia_congesta1.jpg , HR08Nuxia_congesta.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: logotoi

1 reference(s) for Ocimum suave Willd.
Official name: Ocimum suave Willd.
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Ocimum viride Willd.
Pictures: Ocimum_suave1.jpg , HA08Ocimum_suave.jpg , Ocimum_suave2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lemuran

2 reference(s) for Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name: Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family: Santalaceae
Synonyms: Osyris lanceolata Hochst. & Steudel
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(016), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(016), fumigation
Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lolesyai
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(016), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(016), fumigation
Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lobuokich

1 reference(s) for Panicum sp.
Official name: Panicum sp.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Panicum_sp.1.jpg , Panicum_sp.2.jpg , Panicum_sp.3.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: marga

1 reference(s) for Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name: Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family: Sapindaceae
Pictures: Pappea_capensis1.jpg , Pappea_capensis5.jpg , Pappea_capensis6.jpg , Pappea_capensis2.jpg , Pappea_capensis3.jpg , Pappea_capensis4.jpg
Reference HC 25
Author: Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title: Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), only birds eat the fruit of Pappea capensis
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: umQokolo

1 reference(s) for Phyllanthus fischeri Pax
Official name: Phyllanthus fischeri Pax
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lokirisai

1 reference(s) for Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name: Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family: Phytolaccaceae
Synonyms: Phytolacca abyssinica Mog.
Pictures: HA05Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra3.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra4.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra5.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra2.jpg , HR08Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra1.jpg
Reference HK 34
Author: Kjell B. Esser, Kassa Semagn, Legesse Wolde-Yohannes
Title: Medicinal use and social status of the soap berry "endod" (Phytolacca dodecandra in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 85, pp. 269 - 277 (2003)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095, f), fodder in the dry season
Vc(095, f), fodder in all seasons
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia
Vernacular name: endod (Amharic), shibti (Tigrina), handoode (Oromigna), haranje (Sidamigna)

3 reference(s) for Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Official name: Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Bauhinia reticulata DC.
Pictures: Piliostigma_reticulatum1.jpg , Piliostigma _reticulatum.jpg , HA06Piliostigma_reticulatum.jpg
Reference VA 1k
Author: Ainslie, J.R.
Title: A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), pods are edible, cattle food
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: abafe(Yoruba), kalga, kalgo (Hausa)
Reference VC 1k
Author: Chevalier, M. A.
Title: Les végétaux utiles de l'Afrique tropicale française. Etudes scientifiques et agronomiques.Vol. 1, Fasc. 3, (1905)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), young stems, fodder
Region: French tropical Africa (ex)
Country: French tropical Africa (ex)
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruit of Piliostigma reticulatum researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name: Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Pictures: Piliostigma_thonningii1.jpg , Piliostigma_thonningii2.jpg , HA03Piliostigma_ thonningii.jpg , Piliostigma_thonningii3.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruit of Piliostigma reticulatum researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Piper capense L. f.
Official name: Piper capense L. f.
Family: Piperaceae
Pictures: HR08Piper_capense.jpg , Piper_capense2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loisugi, loiyeti

1 reference(s) for Plantago lanceolata L.
Official name: Plantago lanceolata L.
Family: Plantaginaceae
Pictures: Plantago_lanceolata4.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata5.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata9.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata10.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata3.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata12.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata11.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata14.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata13.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata1.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata8.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata2.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata6.jpg , Plantago_lanceolata7.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Plantago lanceolata eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: No information from the informant

2 reference(s) for Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name: Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Plectranthus comosus Sims; Coleus barbatus (Andr.) Benth.; Ocimum cinereum R. Br.
Pictures: Plectranthus_barbatus2.jpg , Plectranthus_barbatus3.jpg , Plectranthus_barbatus1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lbolan
Reference VN 22
Author: Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title: Herbal usage and informant concensus in ethnoveterinary management of cattle diseases among Kikuyus (Central Kenya). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 108, pp. 332-339 ( 2006)
Symptoms: V(035), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(035), leaves of Plectranthus barbatus; to boil
Vb(095) dietary deficiencies, leaves; to boil
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name: mûigoya

1 reference(s) for Plectranthus edulis (Vatke) Agnew
Official name: Plectranthus edulis (Vatke) Agnew
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Plectranthus_edulis1.jpg , Plectranthus_edulis2.jpg , Plectranthus_edulis3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lekeldei

1 reference(s) for Plectranthus laxiflorus Benth.
Official name: Plectranthus laxiflorus Benth.
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Plectranthus albus Gürke; Plectranthus lanuginosus (Hochst. ex Benth.) Agnew
Pictures: Plectranthus_laxiflorus2.jpg , Plectranthus_laxiflorus1.jpg
Reference VW 01
Author: Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title: The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), drenches for animals, powdered aerial parts of Plectranthus laxiflorus, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Plectranthus sp.
Official name: Plectranthus sp.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Plectranthus_sp3.jpg , Plectranthus_sp1.jpg , Plectranthus_sp2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Plectranthus sp. eaten by cattle and baboons.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: burri, damakasi, , urgo

1 reference(s) for Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name: Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family: Plumbaginaceae
Pictures: Plumbago_zeylanica9.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica2.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica5.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica3.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica1.jpg , HA03Plumbago_zeylanica.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica6.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica7.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica8.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: Vc(000), root infusion used to treat sick goat
Vc,ch(095), camel and goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: keriendus

1 reference(s) for Pollichia campestris Aiton
Official name: Pollichia campestris Aiton
Family: Illecebraceae
Pictures: Pollichia_campestris3.jpg , Pollichia_campestris2.jpg , Pollichia_campestris4.jpg , Pollichia_campestris1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: iljesii

1 reference(s) for Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Official name: Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Prosopis_africana2.jpg , HA06Prosopis_africana.jpg , Prosopis_africana1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruit of Prosopis africana very researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Official name: Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Family: Rosaceae
Synonyms: Pygeum africanum Hook. f.
Pictures: Prunus_africana4.jpg , Prunus_africana2.jpg , Prunus_africana3.jpg , Prunus_africana5.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: malan, lgilima

3 reference(s) for Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir.
Official name: Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Pterocarpus_erinaceus1.jpg , Pterocarpus_erinaceus2.jpg , HA06Pterocarpus_erinaceus.jpg , Pterocarpus_erinaceus3.jpg
Reference VA 33
Author: Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title: Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279, ( 2005)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), leaves used to feed livestock
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name: pulinyie (Wale)
Reference VB 38
Author: Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title: Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007)
Symptoms: V(020), V(095)
Recipes: V(020, f) for traditional veterinary uses, bark and leaves of Pterocarpus erinaceus is used in case of snake bites.
V(095, f) Pterocarpus erinaceus main fodder species
Region: West Africa
Country: Center South region of Burkina Faso (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name: noiga (Moré)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095), leaves of Pterocarpus erinaceus researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Official name: Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Synonyms: Achyranthes atropurpurea Lam.; Pupalia atropurpurea (Lam.) Moq.
Pictures: Pupalia_lappacea2.jpg , Pupalia_lappacea1.jpg , HA06Pupalia_lappacea.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loreperepe
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(014), V(095)
Recipes: Vc(014), remedy for skin troubles of goats.
Vch(095), Vc(095), camel and goat fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: nomkagi, tanakat

2 reference(s) for Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Official name: Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Rhoicissus erythrodes var. ferruginea sensu. Eyles; Rhoicissus sansibariensis Gilg.; Rhoicissus schlechteri Gilg & Brandt.
Pictures: Rhoicissus_revoilii1.jpg , Rhoicissus_revoilii2.jpg , HA08Rhoicissus_revoilii.jpg
Reference VG 02
Author: Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title: Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East african agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) calf, roots for calfs whose mothers have too much few milk
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VK 13
Author: Kokwaro, J.O.
Title: Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) calf, roots mixed with milk, VO
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: mtambaa dume (Swahili, Kenya)

2 reference(s) for Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name: Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Pictures: Rhoicissus_tridentata2.jpg , Rhoicissus_tridentata.jpg , HR08Rhoicissus_tridentata.jpg
Reference VG 02
Author: Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title: Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East african agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), cooked roots to feed one veals the mother of which died
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VK 13
Author: Kokwaro, J.O.
Title: Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), to feed a calf wich mother is dead
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania, Uganda
Vernacular name: durutua (Kamamega), mutonganego (Hehe, Tanzania), torotwet (Sebei, Ouganda)

2 reference(s) for Rhus natalensis Bernh. ex Krauss
Official name: Rhus natalensis Bernh. ex Krauss
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Rhus glaucescens A. Rich.
Pictures: HR08Rhus_natalensis.jpg , Rhus_natalensis1.jpg , Rhus_natalensis2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: misigiyoi, lmishkiyei
Reference HB 35
Author: Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title: Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) + Additional file
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), baboons eat the fruits of Rhus natalensis
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name: ormisigiyoi (Maa)

1 reference(s) for Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Official name: Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Rhus incana Brenan
Pictures: Rhus_vulgaris1.jpg , Rhus_vulgaris2.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(008), V(014), V(051), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(008) diarrhoea (akiurut), H2O extract of roots of Rhus vulgaris, RNS. (receipt from T tribe)
Vb(014) lumpy skin disease (lonaru), H2O extract of barks of fruits and kleaves , RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(051) fever (iyalaara) H2O extract of barks of Rhus vulgaris, RNS. (receipt from B aned M and P tribes)
Vb(095) fodder t(akimuj ngibaren), fruits, VO. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: etopojo, lokochil, akadetewa (Ngakarimojong)

1 reference(s) for Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) Hubb.
Official name: Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) Hubb.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Rhynchelytrum_repens2.jpg , HA03Rhynchelytrum_repens.jpg , Rhynchelytrum_repens1.jpg , Rhynchelytrum_repens3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lanana

3 reference(s) for Ricinus communis L.
Official name: Ricinus communis L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Ricinus vulgaris Mill.
Pictures: Ricinus_communis2.jpg , HA06Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04042.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04044.jpg , Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04039.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Ricinus communis eaten by cattle, ONS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: kobo
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(013)
Recipes: V(095), Vch (013), ONS., RNS.
Region: East, West and Central Africa
Country: Sub-saharan Africa
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(123)
Recipes: V(123), fruits poisonous to livestock, but Vc(095), Vch(095), foliage eaten by camels when dry, and goats.Oil from seeds used in grooming.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: ponponuo

1 reference(s) for Rumex nepalensis Spreng.
Official name: Rumex nepalensis Spreng.
Family: Polygonaceae
Pictures: Rumex_nepalensis1.jpg , Rumex_nepalensis2.jpg , Rumex_nepalensis3.jpg , Rumex_nepalensis4.jpg , Rumex_nepalensis5.jpg , Rumex_nepalensis6.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Rumex nepalensis, eaten by cattle
Vb(104) leaves are crushed and given to livestock for stomach problems.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: shabee

1 reference(s) for Salsola dendroides Pall. var. africana Brenan
Official name: Salsola dendroides Pall. var. africana Brenan
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Reference VS 05
Author: Shun Sato
Title: Pastoral movements and the subsistence unit of the rendille of Northern Kenya: with special reference to camel ecology. Senri Ethnological Studies, n° 6, (1980 )
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vch(095), when camels graze in cold zone and drink some cold water, rate in salt in the blood decreases. To prevent this effect one gives them Salsola in feed
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: hadum

1 reference(s) for Salvadora persica L. var. persica
Official name: Salvadora persica L. var. persica
Family: Salvadoraceae
Pictures: Salvadora_persica_var_persica1.jpg , Salvadora_persica_var_persica2.jpg , Salvadora_persica_var_persica3.jpg , Salvadora_persica_var_persica4.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(030), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(030), boil roots in H2O, VO.
Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: sokotei

1 reference(s) for Salvia merjamie Forssk.
Official name: Salvia merjamie Forssk.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Salvia_merjamie2.jpg , Salvia_merjamie3.jpg , Salvia_merjamie1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Salvia merjamie eaten by cattle.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ocota

1 reference(s) for Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Official name: Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Salvia_nilotica1.jpg , Salvia_nilotica2.jpg , Salvia_nilotica3.jpg , Salvia_nilotica4.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Salvia nilotica eaten by cattle and mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ocota

2 reference(s) for Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name: Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Sarcostemma_viminale1.jpg , Sarcostemma_viminale2.jpg , HA01Sarcost_viminale.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(050), V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(050) bloat (ekibuton), H2O extract of the whole plant of Sarcostemma viminale, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(068) intestinal parasites (ngikur), H2O extract of the stems of Sarcostemma viminale, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(042) thirst, deshydrated (akure), leaves and roots, VO. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: eligoi, eligoi lodim (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), fodder for cattle in dry season, and goats.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: cheporewo, molion,cherkoinyon

1 reference(s) for Satureja abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Official name: Satureja abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Family: Lamiaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lekeneia

1 reference(s) for Satureja pseudosimensis Brenan
Official name: Satureja pseudosimensis Brenan
Family: Lamiaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: naitarakwai

1 reference(s) for Schefflera volkensii (Engl.) Harms
Official name: Schefflera volkensii (Engl.) Harms
Family: Araliaceae
Pictures: Schefflera_volkensii1.jpg , Schefflera_volkensii2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Schefflera volkensii eaten by cattle and colobus monkeys.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ansha

1 reference(s) for Schouwia purpurea (Forssk.) Schw.
Official name: Schouwia purpurea (Forssk.) Schw.
Family: Brassicaceae
Pictures: Schouwia_purpurea1.jpg
Reference B6 Nord
Author: Bellakhdar, J.
Title: La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms: V(091), V(095)
Recipes: V(091), ONS., RNS.
V(095), plant, RNS.
Region: North Africa
Country: Moroco
Vernacular name: jerjîr. (Touareg) âlwat

3 reference(s) for Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name: Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Pictures: Sclerocarya_birrea2.jpg , Sclerocarya_birrea3.jpg , Sclerocarya_birrea4.jpg , Sclerocarya_birrea5.jpg , HA06Sclerocarya_birrea.jpg , Sclerocarya_birrea1.jpg
Reference HG 55
Author: Gouwakinnou, G.N, A. M. Lykke, A. E. Assogbadjo, and B. Sinsin
Title: Local knowledge, pattern and diversity of use of Sclerocarya birrea Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2011, 7:8 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/7/1/8
Symptoms: V(004), V(095)
Recipes: V(004) wound healing, infusion of leaves of Sclerocarya birrea and wash de wound
V(004) wound healing, pound fresh leaves and put pounded leaves in the wound
V(095) give fresh leaves for cattle as forage
V(095) remove the flesh of the fruit, VO.
V(095) make a hole on fruit and extract juice, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Republic of Benin (Northern part) (Dry Soudanian zone)
Vernacular name: luley, moru-moru, diney (Dendi), bunamagbu, bunamangshiabu, bunamangjabu (Gourmanche); eedy (Fulani)
Reference HG 55
Author: Gouwakinnou, G.N, A. M. Lykke, A. E. Assogbadjo, and B. Sinsin
Title: Local knowledge, pattern and diversity of use of Sclerocarya birrea Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2011, 7:8 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/7/1/8
Symptoms: V(004), V(095)
Recipes: V(004) wound healing, infusion of leaves of Sclerocarya birrea and wash de wound
V(004)wound healing, pound fresh leaves and put pounded leaves in the wound
V(095) give fresh leaves for cattle as forage
V(095) remove the flesh of the fruit, VO.
V(095) make a hole on fruit and extract juice, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Republic of Benin (Northern part) (Soudanian zone)
Vernacular name: ubamingbu (M'Bermè), damahabu (Wama), namuak (Berba), bunamangshiabu, bunamandjabu (Gourmanche)
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Sclerocarya birrea few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst. subsp. birrea Sond.
Official name: Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst. subsp. birrea Sond.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095), V(104)
Recipes: V(095), V(104), ONS., RNS.
Region: East, West and Central Africa
Country: West, Central and East Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Scutia myrtina (Burm. F.) Kuntz
Official name: Scutia myrtina (Burm. F.) Kuntz
Family: Rhamnaceae
Pictures: Scutia_myrtina1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: dorokoch

1 reference(s) for Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name: Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family: Polygalaceae
Pictures: HA05Securidaca_longipedunculata.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata3.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata2.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095) leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name: Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt; Flueggea microcarpa Blume; Securinega abyssinica A. Rich.
Pictures: Securinega_virosa2.jpg , HA06Securinega_virosa.jpg , Securinega_virosa1.jpg , Securinega_virosa3.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095) leaves of Securinega virosa few researched, Vc(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Official name: Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Sesbania aegyptiaca Poir.
Pictures: Sesbania_sesban1.jpg , Sesbania_sesban2.jpg , HR09Sesbania_sesban.jpg
Reference HW 07
Author: Wondimu Tigist, Asfaw Arsi, Kelbessa Ensermu
Title: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants around 'Dheeraa' town, Arsi Zone, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 152-161, (2007)
Symptoms: V(108), V(095)
Recipes: Vv(108) poultry flu, leaves of Sesbania sesban are crushed, homogenized in drinking H2O
Vb(095) fodder
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Sida ovata Forssk.
Official name: Sida ovata Forssk.
Family: Malvaceae
Pictures: Sida_ovata1.jpg , Sida_ovata2.jpg , Sida_ovata3.jpg , Sida_ovata4.jpg , Sida_ovata5.jpg
Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms: V(030), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(030) retained placenta (angasep), H2O extract of leaves of Sida ovata., RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibaren), leaves, VO.(receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ikwanga (Ngakarimojong)

3 reference(s) for Solanum incanum L.
Official name: Solanum incanum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum melongena L. var. incanum (L.) Kuntze; Solanum coagulans Forssk.; Solanum sanctum L.
Pictures: Solanum_incanum3.jpg , HA11Solanum_incanum.jpg , Solanum_incanum1.jpg , Solanum_incanum2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), Vc(095), plant of Solanum incanum eaten by cattle (leaves).and goats.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: hiddi
Reference VS 03
Author: SEPASAL DATABASE
Title: Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(000), V(095)
Recipes: Veq(000), V(095) , ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vch(095), rhinos eat roots. goat and camel fodder.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: lopotwo

1 reference(s) for Solanum nigrum L.
Official name: Solanum nigrum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.; Solanum judaicum Bess
Pictures: Solanum_nigrum4.jpg , Solanum_nigrum2.jpg , Solanum_nigrum9.jpg , Solanum_nodiflorum.jpg , Solanum_nigrum8.jpg , Solanum_nigrum7.jpg , Solanum_nigrum3.jpg , Solanum_nigrum6.jpg , HA06Solanum_nigrum.jpg , Solanum_nigrum5.jpg , Solanum_nigrum1.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Solanum nigrum eaten by cattle
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: mijilo

1 reference(s) for Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name: Sterculia setigera Del.
Family: Sterculiaceae
Pictures: HA06Sterculia_setigera.jpg , Sterculia_setigera1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Sterculia setigera fairly researched, Vb(095) leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name: Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Pictures: HA06Stereo_kunthianum.jpg , Stereospermum_kunthianum1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095), Vb(095), leaves of Stereospermum kunthianum researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Struthiola thomsonii Oliv.
Official name: Struthiola thomsonii Oliv.
Family: Thymaeleaceae
Pictures: Struthiola_thomsonii1.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: loisau

1 reference(s) for Strychnos innocua Delile
Official name: Strychnos innocua Delile
Family: Strychnaceae
Pictures: Strychnos_innocua1 , Strychnos_innocua2 , Strychnos_innocua3
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vb(095) leaves of Stychnos innocua very few researched, Vc(095) leaves fairly researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name: Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family: Strychnaceae
Synonyms: Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Pictures: Strychnos_spinosa2.jpg , Strychnos_spinosa3.jpg , Strychnos_spinosa1.jpg , HA06Strychnos_spinosa.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Strychnos spinosa few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Official name: Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Swartzia_madagascariensis2.jpg , HA03Swartzia_madagascariensis.jpg , Swartzia_madagascariensis1.jpg
Reference VA 03
Author: Ake-Assi, Y.A.
Title: Contribution au recensement des espèces végétales utilisées traditionnellement sur le plan zootechnique et vétérinaire en Afrique de l'Ouest. Thèse de doctorat (Sc. Vétérinaires), Lyon, Université Claude Bernard, 220 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), fruit in food (exept pregnant cow) (Nord Ct-Iv Peuhl )
Region: West Africa
Country: West Africa (zone savanes)
Vernacular name: ohli ((Peuhl) ; fomégui (sénoufo) ; so iri (Bambara)

1 reference(s) for Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name: Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family: Myrtaceae
Pictures: Syzygium_cordatum3.jpg , Syzygium_cordatum2.jpg , Syzygium_cordatum4.jpg , Syzygium_cordatum5.jpg , Syzygium_cordatum1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(014), V(035), V(068), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(014) itch (kayaga), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Eucalyptus globulus, roots of Syzygium cordatum, to pound and to rub localy 2 X / day
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 2 soup spoons of powder of Tetradenia riparia, 1 soup spoon of powder of Plectranthus barbatus, 2 soup spoons of powder of roots of Syzygium cordatum, to mix in 2 liters H2O, VO., 1 liter 2 X / day during 5 days (half dosis for the calf)
Vl(068) liver worms, 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, VO. 5 ml 1 X / day during 7 days
Vl(095), 1 handfull of leaves of Senna didymobotrya, barks of Syzygium cordatum, to pound, maceration (H2O), filter, to sprinkle this solution on the litter the young rabbits
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: cikobarhi, mugorhe (Mashi), muowe (Lega) (Kinande), muote (Kitembo), umugote (Kinyarwanda), isu (Nyindu)

2 reference(s) for Tamarindus indica L.
Official name: Tamarindus indica L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Pictures: Tamarindus_indica3.jpg , Tamarindus_indica4.jpg , Tamarindus_indica6.jpg , Tamarindus_indica2.jpg , HA06Tamarindus_indica.jpg , Tamarindus_indica1.jpg , Tamarindus_indica5.jpg
Reference HH 17
Author: Havinga, H. R., A. Hartl, J. Putscher, S. Prehsler, C. Buchmann, C. R. Vogl
Title: Tamarindus indica L. (Fabaceae): Patterns of use in traditional African medicine Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 127 pp. 573 - 588 (2010)
Symptoms: V(098), V(095)
Recipes: V(098) disturbed sleep, boil leaves r of Tamarindus indica and give to animals to drink
V(095) grind fruits with raw beans and give animals to feed ( receipt Hausa, Fulani ) (registered from : Atawodi, S.E. & al., 2002. Indigenous knowledge system for treatment of trypanosomiasis in Kaduna state of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 79, 279–282.)
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), Vo(095), fruits of Tamarindus indica fairly researched by animals Vb(095), fruits of Tamarindus indica very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Teclea nobilis Delile
Official name: Teclea nobilis Delile
Family: Rutaceae
Pictures: Teclea_nobilis1.jpg , Teclea_nobilis2.jpg , Teclea_nobilis3.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lgelai

1 reference(s) for Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Official name: Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Family: Rutaceae
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lgelai

2 reference(s) for Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Official name: Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Tephrosia purpurea L. Persoon
Pictures: Tephrosia_pumila2.jpg , Tephrosia_pumila1.jpg
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) the leaves of Tephrosia purpurea are fed to goats and sheep.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: bàŋlàɣú (Dagomba)
Reference VP 3k
Author: Peyre de Fabregues, B. & J.-P. Lebrun
Title: Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger.Institut d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux. Etudes Botaniques n° 3, 444 p., (Avril 1976) 94700 Maisons Alfort. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(006), V(095)
Recipes: Veq(006), Veq(095), crushed plant + H2O + bran, food, purgative
Region: West Africa
Country: Niger
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Terminalia dictyoneura Diels
Pictures: HA06Terminalia_avicennioides.jpg , Terminalia_avicennioides1.jpg
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Terminalia avicennioides few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Terminalia laxiflora Engl. & Diels
Official name: Terminalia laxiflora Engl. & Diels
Family: Combretaceae
Reference VO 11
Author: Onana, J
Title: Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), leaves of Terminalia laxiflora very few researched by animals
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name: Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Tetrapleura_tetraptera1.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera2.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera3.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera4.jpg
Reference HA 29 c
Author: Tanno, T.
Title: The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms: V(095), V(207)
Recipes: V(095) The legume is used to make fish poison.
H(207) The dried legumes are burnt to fumigate the nets in the smoke so that they will catch game well.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi Ituri Forest)
Vernacular name: sekeseke (Bira, Mbuti)

2 reference(s) for Traganum nudatum Del.
Official name: Traganum nudatum Del.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Pictures: Traganum_nudatum4.jpg , Traganum_nudatum1.jpg , Traganum_nudatum2.jpg , Traganum_nudatum3.jpg
Reference VC 06
Author: Curasson, M.G.
Title: Le chameau et ses maladies. Éditions Vigot Frères , 462 p., (1947) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms: V(054), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(054), fodder, North Africa, West Africa, Mauritania (Moor)
Vch(095), again salt lack, RNS., VO.
Region: North and West Africa
Country: North and West Africa (Moor)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference VC 06
Author: Curasson, M.G.
Title: Le chameau et ses maladies. Éditions Vigot Frères , 462 p., (1947) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms: V(054), V(095)
Recipes: Vch(054), fodder, North Africa, West Africa, Mauritania (Moor)
Vch(095), again salt lack, RNS., VO.
Region: North and West Africa
Country: North and West Africa (Moor)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Tribulus terrestris L.
Official name: Tribulus terrestris L.
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Pictures: Tribulus_terrestris1.jpg , Tribulus_terrestris4.jpg , HA06Tribulus_ terrestris.jpg , Tribulus_terrestris2.jpg , Tribulus_terrestris3.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) plant of Tribulus terrestris eaten by all animals.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ch'amare

2 reference(s) for Tridax procumbens L.
Official name: Tridax procumbens L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Tridax procumbens4.jpg , Tridax procumbens2.jpg , Tridax procumbens3.jpg , HA03Tridax_procumbens.jpg , Tridax procumbens1.jpg
Reference HB 33
Author: Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title: Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Tridax procumbens in the morning and the evening
V(095) the fresh leaves are used as animal feed, especially for domestic rabbits.
Region: West Africa
Country: Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name: igbalode (Yoruba)
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095) eaten by animals.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: àlúúrà (Dagomba)

1 reference(s) for Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Official name: Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family: Tiliaceae
Pictures: HR08Triumfetta_ rhomboidea.jpg , Triumfetta_rhomboidea2.jpg , Triumfetta_rhomboidea4.jpg , Triumfetta_rhomboidea3.jpg , Triumfetta_rhomboidea1.jpg , HA05Triumfetta_ rhomboidea.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Triumfetta rhomboidea eaten by mountain nyala.(antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia)
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: amoja

1 reference(s) for Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Official name: Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Family: Urticaceae
Pictures: Urera_hypselodendron1.jpg , Urera_hypselodendron2.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Urera hypselodendron eaten by cattle and wildlife.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: halila

1 reference(s) for Urtica massaica Mildbr.
Official name: Urtica massaica Mildbr.
Family: Urticaceae
Pictures: Urtica_massaica1.jpg , Urtica_massaica2.jpg
Reference VN 22
Author: Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title: Herbal usage and informant concensus in ethnoveterinary management of cattle diseases among Kikuyus (Central Kenya). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 108, pp. 332-339 ( 2006)
Symptoms: V(091), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(091) general weakness, leaves of Urtica massaica, to boil
Vb(091) weakening of bones, leaves; to boil
Vb(095, f) dietary deficiencies, leaves; to boil
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name: thabai

1 reference(s) for Vangueria apiculata K. Schum.
Official name: Vangueria apiculata K. Schum.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Vangueria_apiculata1.jpg , Vangueria_apiculata2.jpg
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: V(095), eaten by animals but rarely by livestock
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lkoromasei

1 reference(s) for Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name: Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev.
Pictures: Vernonia_amygdalina2.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina3.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina1.jpg , HA21Vernonia_amygdalina.jpg
Reference HB 48
Author: Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title: Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms: V(095), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(095) plant of Vernonia amygdalina eaten by cattle.
Vb(104) mash leaves and feed to cattle for stomach problems.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name: ebicha

2 reference(s) for Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name: Vitex doniana Sweet
Family: Verbenaceae
Pictures: Vitex_doniana2.jpg , HA06Vitex_doniana.jpg , Vitex_doniana1.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vc(095), goat fodder, leaves of Vitex doniana, VO.
Region: West Africa
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