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Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees

21 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(022), H(087), H(100)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Blepharis linarifolia of Evolvulus alsinoides, decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(022), whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(087) whitlow, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, leaves of Acacia albida, aerian part of Blepharis linarifolia, to pound, local application
H(100) syph., whole plant, to carbonize, local application + cow butter
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : barkari si goudji (Zarma)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : 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 : H(037), H(126)
Recipes : H(037),H(037) tuberculosis, green plant boiled in goat bone soup and used as medicine for (tubercurosis) and chestpain.
H(126), whole dried plant soaked in water for "ndiss" (hepatitis)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lmarak (Dorobo (Suiei))
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, infusion, ONS of Blepharis linariifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 68
Author(s) : Baggnian, I., Abdou, L, Yameogo, J. T, Moussa, I., Adam, T.
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues sur les marchés du centre ouest du Niger. Journal of Applied Biosciences 132: 13392- 13403 (2018)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia powder, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : may kaba, fasa kaba (Haoussa)
Reference HD 24
Author(s) : Doka, I.G and S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in West Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1409-1416. (2009) http://ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/dokayagi.htm
Symptoms : H(162)
Recipes : H(162) urine retention, decoction of the whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : el bigiel
Reference HD 58
Author(s) : Dieteren, G.
Title : Classification des végétaux chez les Dogon Journal des Africanistes, 22 pp. 115-158 (1952) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jafr_0037-9166_1952_num_22_1_1845
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) The stem of Sesbania aegyptiaca is used for the wood of the arrows "ňanam doňolo ya" which injures the "guinea fowl, female"
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Cliffs of Bandiagara)
Vernacular name : ňanam doňolo ya «qui blesse les" pintades, femelle »
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 1,8 %) stomach pain, H(038, 1,8 %) urinary disorders (kiddney stone), decoction of fruit of Blepharis linariifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : begheil.
Reference HH 4k
Author(s) : 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 : H(046), H(143)
Recipes : H(046), H(143) smallpox, measles; pound whole plant, soak in water, wash children suffering from smallpox or measles, or boil root, inhale steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Chamu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 13
Author(s) : Issa T O , Y S Mohamed, S Yagi, R H Ahmed, T M Najeeb, A M Makhawi and T O Khider
Title : Ethnobotanical investigation on medicinal plants in Algoz area (South Kordofan), Sudan Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:31 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0230-y
Symptoms : H(004), H(091), H(103), H(113), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(004) wound, aerial part of Blepharis linariifolia, powder sprinkled in wound
H(091) tonic, H(113) kidney disorder, aerial part, maceration, VO.
H(103) toothaches, filling tooth cavity with powder of aerial part
H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes, aerial part, maceration or infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South Kordofan)
Vernacular name : bagail
Reference HI 15
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen K., C. S. Nergård, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 92, 233–244 (2004) doi:10.1016/j.jep.2004.02.021
Symptoms : H(004), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) All kinds of wounds. Aerial parts of Blepharis linariifolia. A decoction is used as a wash and powder of dried plant material is applied . (information colected in the village of Bodio)
H(053) otitis "sugulujim”, powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia mixed with oil from the seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum is applied (information colected in the village of Bandiagara)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : yaanso (t` engu kaan) (Bodio), yawotanjomolo (tonmo soo) (Bandiagara)
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph, decoction of the whole plant, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : wiwintin wilinwitin (Mossi)
Reference HK 93
Author(s) : Kiringe, J. W.
Title : A Survey of Traditional Health Remedies Used by the Maasai of Southern Kaijiado District, Kenya Ethnobotany Research & Applications 4:061-073 (2006)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) lung problems,, ONS of Blepharis linariifolia, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Southern Kaijiado District)
Vernacular name :
Reference HN 58
Author(s) : Nadembega, P., J. Boussim, J. P. Nikiema, F. Poli, F. Antognon
Title : Medicinal plants in Baskoure, Kourittenga Province, Burkina Faso: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology133, 378–39 (2011) https://www.researchgate.net/publication/47447994
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, H(104) stomach ache, whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Kourittenga province)
Vernacular name : gnebzuiya
Reference HN 59
Author(s) : Nadembega, P.
Title : Studio delle caratteristiche botaniche, fitochimiche, farmacologiche e dellerelative attivià biologiche di alcune piante delle medicina tradizionale Africana Dottorato di Ricerca in Farmacologia e Tossicologia – Università di Bologna. Dipartimento di Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale. Anno
Symptoms : H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, H(104) stomach ache, whole plan of Blepharis linariifolia in decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (rural commune of Baskoure)
Vernacular name : gnebzuiya
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(038), H(111)
Recipes : H(038), urogenital infection, H(111), skin burns, fresh or dried whole plant, powdered, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : yamaarug
Reference HS 57
Author(s) : Suleiman, M. H. A.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by communities of Northern Kordofan region, Sudan Journal of Ethnopharmacology 176, 232–242 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.10.039
Symptoms : H(057), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(057) swellings, whole plan of Blepharis linariifolia, decoction
H(104) stomach pain, H(179) kidney stones, decoction of fruits
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan, northern Kordofan region
Vernacular name : begheil (local name)
Reference HW 53
Author(s) : Wezel, A.
Title : Plantes médicinales et leur utilisation traditionnelle chez les paysans au Niger Etudes flor.vég. Burkina Faso 6, 9-18 Frankfurt/Ouagadougou August/Août 2002
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain; organs of Blepharis linariifolia branch, RNS. (recipes collected from female healers)
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference VB 01
Author(s) : Bâ, A.S.
Title : L'art vétérinaire en milieu traditionnel africain. Agence de Coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 136 p., (1994) and THESE, présentée et soutenue publiquement le 7 juillet 1982 devant la Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Dakar pour obtenir le grade de Docteur Vétérinaire (Diplôme d'Etat)
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : giirngal
Reference VC 09a
Author(s) : Curasson, M.G.
Title : Arbre, arbustes, buissons et fourrages spontanés divers en régions tropicales et subtropicales.Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, Tome 5 (nouvelle série) n° 4, 213 - 222, 1951 - 1952
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vch(095) Blepharis linariifolia, exellent fodder for the camel
Region : Zone soudanaise
Country : Sudanese zone
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VS 05
Author(s) : 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(002)
Recipes : V(002), ONS., RNS., give a better flavour
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered