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Official name : Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Family : Ericaceae
Synonyms : Agauria polyphylla Baker

15 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), stems, leaves, decoction (H2O) , bath
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : bois cabris
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(027), H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(027), roots of Agauria salicifolia of Gouania longispicata, leaves of Dalbergia lactea of Schrebera alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(104), (impanga), stems with leaves of Agauria salicifolia of Thunbergia alata, leaves and roots of Periploca linearifolia, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : icotabatwa, bajentaraza (Kirundi)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaf in local applic, toxic - - - H(014) itch, ONS in local applic, toxic
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : angavodiana
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, leaves of Agauria salicifolia , ointment
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 09
Author(s) : Debray, M., H. Jacquemin & R.Razafindrambao
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales de Madagascar. Travaux et documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., n°8, 150 p., (1971)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(100), H(115)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , H(100) syph., grilled plant of Agauria salicifolia , powder, ashes on wounds
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (high table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : angavodiandrano
Reference HD 28
Author(s) : Debray, M.
Title : Médecine et Pharmacopée Traditionnelles à Madagascar Etudes Médicales, n° 4, pp. 69 - 85, mars 1975
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) ulcerous sores,H(014) some dermatoses, dry leaf powder of Agauria salicifolia is used for external use (grows on the hills of the Highlands)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : angavodiandrano.
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886)
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : Agauria salicifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(014) antipsorics, H(037) scabies, H(100) venereal disease
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de rempart ou langavel (Creole)
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(100, 11), decoction of leaves and barks of Agauria salicifolia, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : ling (Fundong)
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, decoction (H2O) leaves of Agauria salicifolia , to wash affected parts
H(014) measles,H(037) diseases of the lung, cataplasm of complete leaves
H(037) diseases of the lung, bark rasped in the bath
H(100) gono., ONS. of Agauria salicifolia + Terminalia bentzoe, RNS.
Toxic plant. No use by internal way
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : bois rempant, bois de gale
Reference HM 47
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, van den Beukel, C. J.P. , Hamza, O. J.M. , Mbwambo, Z, H. , Nondoa, R. O.S. , Masimba, P. J., Matee, M. I.N. , Kapingu, M. C., Mikxf, F. , Verweij, P. E. , van der Ven, A. J.A.M.
Title : Brine shrimp toxicity evaluation of some Tanzanian plants used traditionally for the treatment of fungal infections. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 4 (2), pp 219 - 225, (2007)
Symptoms : H(014), H(199)
Recipes : H(014) oral candidiasis and skin fungal opportunistic infections of H(199) HIV / AID, leaves of Agauria salicifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwomboa
Reference HM 89
Author(s) : Mbuni,Y. M. , S. Wang , B. N. Mwangi, N. J. Mbari, P. M. Musili, N. O. Walter, G. Hu, Y. Zhou & Q. Wang
Title : Medicinal Plants and Their Traditional Uses in Local Communities around Cherangani Hills, Western Kenya + Supplementary Materials: Plants , 9, 331.(2020)
Symptoms : H(135)
Recipes : H(135) digestion. Bark of Agauria salicifolia, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Cherangani Hills) ((Highland)
Vernacular name : chelemewet (Marakwet)
Reference HR 18
Author(s) : Razafindraibe, M., A. R.Kuhlman, H. Rabarison, V. Rakotoarimanana, C.Rajeriarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T.Randrianarivony, F. Rakotoarivony, R. Ludovic, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used by women from Agnalazaha littoral forest (Southeastern Madagascar) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) ulcer,H(014) scabies (Adult), leaves of Agauria salicifolia, RNS. (Medicinal plants used by women mainly near and around Agnalazaha littoral forest)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southeastern Madagascar (Agnalazaha Forest)
Vernacular name : haronga-panihy
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(088), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(014) itch, H(113), leaves, RNS.
H(014) itch, center of leaves
H(007), H(088), H(100), leaves
Careful use because the plant would be a violent poison
(registered from references HT 20 - 3, HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 8)
Region : Mauritius, Reunion
Country : Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HY 06
Author(s) : Yamada, T.
Title : A report on the ethnobotany of the Nyindu in the eastern part of the former Zaïre African Study Monographs,20(1): 1-72, June 1999
Symptoms : H(013), H(219), H(239)
Recipes : H(013) boils or pimples, (dawa ya upele); the water mixed with pounded leaves of Agauria salicifolia is applied to the boils, then the whole body is felt very hot; but in two or three days the boils are cured;
H(239) The wood is used for firewood
H(219) the wood is also used for the pillar of a house
(This plant is known by +/_ 9 informants)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Democratic Republic of the Congo (ex. Zaire) Eastern part (Nyindu people)
Vernacular name : kijoojoo (Kinyindu)
Reference VM 16
Author(s) : Mesfin, T. & T. Obsa
Title : Ethiopian traditional veterinary practices and their possible contribution to animal production and management. Rev. sci. tech. Off. int. Epiz., 13 (2), 417-424, (1994)
Symptoms : V(093)
Recipes : V(093), flowers, antidote toxic plants
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : sotira (Arsi)