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Reference : HC 32

Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Reference HC 32 has information about 243 plants :
Acacia ataxacantha DC.
Official name : Acacia ataxacantha DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, bark of Acacia ataxacantha: soaked in boiling water, mouthwashes (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950).
H(082) respiratory diseases, leaves: fumigation, (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : sofaraouéni,bonsoni, kora .(Malinké), boulé kogno. (Poular)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) inflorescences of Acanthospermum hispidum used against toothache, and as hemostatic (BURKILL, 1985).
Region : West Africa
Country : Republic of Guinea
Vernacular name : soulaka wani ("épine du Libanais) (Malinké); boulé bali ("épine du mouton") (Poular)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) arthritis and rheumatism., ONS. aqueous maceration, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : soulaka wani ("épine du Libanais")(Malinké), boulé bali ("épine du mouton") (Poular)
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(103), H(124)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(124) hemostatic, inflorescences of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kouloné, sila koné, wolèg bélen (Malinké)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(056), H(082), H(095), H(125), H(152), H(203)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(082) asthma, leaves, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(038) urinary disorders (H(152) hypotensive) (kidney, bladder), leaves, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(056) to facilitate the extraction of Guinea worm ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(095) edible fruit.
H(125) leaves of Adansonia digitata, diaphoretic properties (activate sweating), ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(203) bark: ropes.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : séda, sira.(Malinké) boki.(Poular), kiri. (Soussou), baobab.(French)
Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Official name : Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Nerium obesum Forssk. , Adenium somalense var. crispum Chiov. , Adenium honghel A.DC.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) plant sometimes used as poison , RNS.(HC 29 Curasson 1938 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : boulou kourané (Malinké), boulou kourouné, dindji pété.(Poular), kidi sarané (Soussou).
Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Official name : Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Nerium obesum Forssk. , Adenium somalense var. crispum Chiov. , Adenium honghel A.DC.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) toxic plant for livestock.(HC 29 Curasson 1938 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : boulou kourané (Malinké), boulou kourouné, dindji pété.(Poular), kidi sarané (Soussou).
Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Official name : Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis., plant of Adenostemma perrottetii , ONS., RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : farmatouli, koumbé tiangol (Poular)
Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Official name : Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(095) seeds of Afraegle paniculata oléagineuses.(receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(203) mucilage fruit serve to repair broken pottery.(receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : sama loumourou ("citron de l'éléphant") (Malinké)
Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) plant of Aframomum sulcatum, anthelmintic, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : yaya.(Malinké), gogo.(Poular), gogué.(Soussou), tohin.(Guerzé)
Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : V(108)
Recipes : V(108) plant of Aframomum sulcatum, anthelmintic, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : yaya.(Malinké), gogo.(Poular), gogué.(Soussou), tohin.(Guerzé)
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(103), H(109), H(203)
Recipes : H(103) dentition of children, leaves of Pericopsis laxiflora, infusion (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(109) leaves en application externe contre le lumbago.(receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(203) wooden for tool handles, drumsticks, coal.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kolo kolo, kolo (Malinké), koulo (Poular)
Afrotrilepis pilosa (Boeckeler) J. Raynal
Official name : Afrotrilepis pilosa (Boeckeler) J. Raynal
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) leaves of Afrotrilepis pilosa used for roof huts. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : nongoura (Kissi).
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) wood carpentry, cabinetmaking, woodwork (resistant to insects and termites).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : lengué, lingué, lenké, linké, danga (Malinké)., lengué, lingué, linké.(Poular )
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) leaves of Afzelia africana, feed (cattle, sheep, goats).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : lengué, lingué, lenké, linké, danga (Malinké)., lengué, lingué, linké.(Poular )
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) plant of Ageratum conyzoides is not palatable by animals, but does not appear toxic ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : koumbénin, koungbélèn, froufrou.(Malinké), nianio.(Kissi), kikalapourel, kikalapouri, koumbadougoula (mamou). (Poular), porto poé, fouri-fouri. (Soussou), blapapa, pèlèkpo.(Guerzé)
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) forage (cattle, sheep, goats), leaves of Albizia adianthifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : baneto, benato.(Malinké), wogoo.(Kissi), bandialan, bandiala, maronaye bandjara, maronaye, sanedia (Poular)., gbanhalapélé (Guerzé)
Albizia dinklagei (Harms) Harms
Official name : Albizia dinklagei (Harms) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) , wood: carpentry (portes, planches...); combustible.(HP 53 Pobeguin 1906 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : ko-néré (Malinké), sanédia (Poular), kouré néri (Soussou).
Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Official name : Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(202)
Recipes : H(014) against pimples, bark of Albizia ferruginea in decoction (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950) : 210).
H(202) leaves: toxiques; peuvent être utilisées comme savon (HC 29 Curasson 1938 )..
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : koula nété (Mamou) (Poular)., haahouné ghouyen (Guerzé).
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), against cough, roots of Albizia zygia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : toumbénin, tombo ben, tomoubé , toumoughi), toumbou m'gouin (Kouroussa), tombodogbein (Siguiri).(Malinké), niassa, yassa.(Kissi), maronaye, foyé félou, moronaye, maronaye bané (Télimélé).(Poular), tombokani.(Soussou), gbangha (Guerzé)