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Reference : VK 12

Author(s) : 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)
Reference VK 12 has information about 28 plants :
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) fodder
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : taiki (Peul), kad (Wolof)
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) feeding, pods (researched by livestock)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tili, sili (Peul)
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104) belly pains, bark of the stem, decoction , or gum powder, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bulbi, bulbidaney (Peul), verek (Wolof)
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(006) purgative, stems barks , decoction, RNS.
Vb(091), barks., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bulbi, bulbibodey (Peul, Tocolor)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), barks of Annona senegalensis, RNS.
Vb(002), stems barks of Annona senegalensis, Guiera senegalensis, Heeria insignis, Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dukumé, dukumi (Peul)
Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Official name : Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Spermacoce verticillata L.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS. , for cow just after delivery (receipt Fouladou)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gudurdel (Firdou, Fouladou), sâmtardé (Peul)
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002), leaves, barks, stems, maceration, VO.
Vb(033), leaves, barks, stems, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kupapa (Peul, Firdou, Fouladou), babadi, bamabi, bawoam (Peul, Tukolor)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(104), maceration of leaves + 1 fresh egg + hot peper
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : papayi (Peul, Tocolor)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : Vb(092), toxic
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : indumo, innu, adinéo (Peul, Tocolor)
Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Official name : Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds, green fruits, to dry, pounded, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : V(002), V(033), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(002), stems barks, RNS. + Annona senegalensis, Guiera senegalensis, Heeria insignis, Crossopteryx febrifuga + salt, RNS.
Vb(033), stems barks, RNS., + Heeria insignis, Guiera senegalensis, Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
Vb(091) restorative, barks of Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : monirki, moniriki, monéréki (Peul, Tocolor), lalodi (Firdou, louladou)
Feretia apodanthera Del.
Official name : Feretia apodanthera Del.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : Vb(033), powder leaves in fodder
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Djolof)
Vernacular name : tobida, tobi (Peul, Tocolor)
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : Vb(033), fruits, pounded, maceration (H2O), to decant, dug bath + Mitragyna inermis
Vb(033), fruits, pounded, maceration (H2O), to decant, internal use
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : lingerebetey, lingirebete (Peul, Tocolor)tekey (Peul, Firdou, Fouladou)
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002), bark stems, Annona senegalensis, Guiera senegalensis, Heeria insignis, Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
Vb(033), bark stems, RNS., Heeria insignis, Guiera senegalensis, Crossopteryx febrifuga
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : géloki (Peul, Tocolor), eloko (Firdou, Fouladou)
Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name : Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa insignis Del.
Symptoms : V(002), V(033), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(002), bark stems, Annona senegalensis, Guiera senegalensis, Heeria insignis, Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
Vb(033), bark stems, RNS., Heeria insignis, Guiera senegalensis, Crossopteryx febrifuga
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kéleti, kéleleldéri (Peul)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037), VO., leaves of Jatropha curcas, decoction + salt, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kidi (Peul, Tocolor), duladukad (Peul Fouladou)
Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Leptadenia lancifolia (Schumach & Thonn.) Decne.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(104), pounded roots macerated of Leptadenia hastata + 1 to 2 eggs, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : safato, sapato, sawato (Peul, Firdou, Fouladou),sapatoy, tapatoy (Peul, Fouta-toro, Tukulor)
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : V(008), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(008), barks of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, maceration, RNS.
Vb(033), decoction of powder of the whole plant of Tapinanthus bangwensis + + fruit and seeds of Mitragyna inermis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : koili, koéli, koli (Peul, Tocolor)
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), whole plant of Momordica balsamina + salt, maceration, VO. + massage udder
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : burbog (Peul, Tocolor)
Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Official name : Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes atropurpurea Lam. , Pupalia atropurpurea (Lam.) Moq.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : Vb(092) to attract the fish
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nogobéré (Peul)