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Reference : VB 40

Author(s) : Birhanu, T., D. Abera
Title : Survey of ethno-veterinary medicinal plants at selected Horro Gudurru Districts, Western Ethiopia African Journal of Plant Science, Vol. 9(3), pp 185-192, March 2015
Reference VB 40 has information about 25 plants :
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.
Symptoms : V(004), V(016)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(016) mastitis, roots of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : maxxannee
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(050), V(074)
Recipes : Vb(050) bloat, Vb(074) pastuerellosis, Vb(104) abdominal pain, leaves of Allium sativum, RNS., VO.
Vb(095) food
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : qullubbil adii
Brassica carinata A. Braun
Official name : Brassica carinata A. Braun
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(050) stop bloat, seeds of Brassica carinata, RNS., VO.
Vb(095) food
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : gomenzeera
Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Official name : Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Symptoms : V(014), V(070)
Recipes : Vb(014) ring worm, Vb(070) rabies, fruits of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : qomonyoo
Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Official name : Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Calpurnia subdecandra (L'Hérit.) Schweick.
Symptoms : V(039), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(039) lice infestation, leech, Vb(050) relief bloat, leaves of Calpurnia aurea, RNS., topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : ceekkataa
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(068), V(074)
Recipes : Vb(068) tape worm, Vb(074) pastuerellosis, seeds of Capsicum annuum, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : mimmixa
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(014) ring worm, roots of Carissa spinarum, RNS, VO.
Vb(095) food
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : hagamsa
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(039) tick infestation, fruits of Citrus aurantiifolia, topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : lommi
Clutia lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Clutia lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(070) rabies, roots of Clutia lanceolata, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : ulee foonii
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(104)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(104) abdominal pain, seeds of Coffea arabica, RNS, topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : buna
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(014), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(014) ring worm, Vb(050) relief bloat, leaves of Croton macrostachyus, RNS. VO. , topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : bakkanniisa
Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Official name : Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(070)
Recipes : Vb(070) rabies, roots of Cucumis ficifolius, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : hiddi hooloto
Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Official name : Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(039) lice infestation, leaves of Dodonaea angustifolia, topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : itacha
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030) retained placenta, leaves of Grewia bicolor, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : harooressa
Justicia schimperiana (Hochst. ex Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Justicia schimperiana (Hochst. ex Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(062), V(070)
Recipes : V(062) coccidiosis, Vb(070) rabies, roots, leaves of Justicia schimperiana , RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : dhummugaa
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(039) leech, Vb(068) tape worm, V(091) stimulant, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : tamboo
Olea europaea L.
Official name : Olea europaea L.
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : V(029), V(070)
Recipes : Vb(029) snake bite, Vb(070) rabies, leaves of Olea europaea in inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : ejersa
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : V(068), V(070)
Recipes : Vb(068) GIT parasites, Vb(070) rabies, leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : handodee
Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Official name : Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Family : Rosaceae
Synonyms : Pygeum africanum Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound,leaves of Prunus africana , RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : hoomii
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(070)
Recipes : Vb(030) retained placenta, Vb(070) rabies, roots of Ricinus communis, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Horro Gudurru Districts)
Vernacular name : qobboo