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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)
Reference VB 01 has information about 41 plants :
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(074)
Recipes : Veq(074) (juko), barks maceration + salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : ciidi
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : V(001), V(013), V(028), V(045), V(113)
Recipes : Vb(001), decoction crushed fresh leaves, drops in eyes
Vb(013), Vb(113), stalk warmed in fiber, bandage face interns fiber, frequent bandages
Vb(045) decoction, crushed fresh leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : gawdi, waalo
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : nalnaale
Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Official name : Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : celal
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020), bled with thorns + washed with soaked with buds and with leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : murtooki
Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name : Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vb(062) , buds, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : cartu-baleejo
Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : giirngal
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(074), V(082), V(098), V(108)
Recipes : Veq(039, 2), ONS., RNS.
Veq(074), to inhale the emanations of bud + crushed leaves
Veq(082), ONS., RNS.
Vb(098), powder as insecticide and vermifuge in the wound emptied of some pus and of larvas of flies + butters on wound
Veq(108), crushed leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : gijili, gisile
Brachiaria sp.
Official name : Brachiaria sp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : paggiri
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(104) (reedu muusooru) , maceration crushed leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : aljannaawi
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : aljannaawi
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054), Ceiba pentandra + Ceratotheca sesamoides, powder + H2O to induice a diaorhea in case of Vb (054)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : bantinneewi
Ceratotheca sesamoides Endl.
Official name : Ceratotheca sesamoides Endl.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Synonyms : Sesamum heudelotii Stapf
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054), Ceiba pentandra + Ceratotheca sesamoides, powder + H2O to induice a diaorhea in case of Vb(054)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : nammaadi
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(027), V(005), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(027) en case of Vb(005), ONS., RNS.
Vb(033) fumigation, ONS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : V(076)
Recipes : Vb(076) calf, (besngu), maceration powder bark from tubercle, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : fajuraane
Combretum aculeatum Vent.
Official name : Combretum aculeatum Vent.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Vb(091), Grewia bicolor + Combretum aculeatum + Maerua angolensis feed with leaves and with the buds in case of bad nutrition
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : lawnandi
Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Official name : Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Family : Commelinaceae
Synonyms : Commelina falcata Hassk.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : walwalnde
Corchorus tridens L.
Official name : Corchorus tridens L.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : laalo baali
Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068) (jalfi), dry powder from the barks + leaves + millet, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : duuki
Crotalaria perrottetii DC.
Official name : Crotalaria perrottetii DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : wawre
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : endam-honn
Feretia apodanthera Del.
Official name : Feretia apodanthera Del.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) in case of eye filariasis Vb(001) (busuffer), decoction roots + millet flour
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : commbi
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : Vb(033), fruit, powder, maceration, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : longiri becce
Glinus lotoides L.
Official name : Glinus lotoides L.
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : jacce jeeri
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Vb(091), Grewia bicolor + Combretum aculeatum + Maerua angolensis feed with leaves and with the buds in case of bad nutrition
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : kelli
Indigofera hirsuta L.
Official name : Indigofera hirsuta L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : korye
Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Official name : Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : bootere
Ipomoea coscinosperma Hochst.
Official name : Ipomoea coscinosperma Hochst.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : tirde
Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Official name : Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Launaea taraxacifolia (Willd.) Amin ex C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : jalinire
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Vb(091), Grewia bicolor + Combretum aculeatum + Maerua angolensis feed with leaves and with the buds in case of bad nutrition
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : bagi
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : V(012), V(098)
Recipes : Vb(012), protective dressing powders from leaves on break
Vb(098) buds in powder, insecticide and vermifuge in the wound which was emptied of some pus and of larvas of fly + salt + butter on the wound
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : koyli
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Veq(006)powerfull again toxic plants, dry powder of barks + leaves + millet, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : burbooki
Panicum sp.
Official name : Panicum sp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : silamburu
Phyllanthus pentandrus Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Phyllanthus pentandrus Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(012), V(098)
Recipes : Vb(012), protective dressing powders from leaves on break
-Vb(098) (fecco), ONS., insecticide and vermifuge in the wound which was emptied of some pus and of larvas of fly + salt + butter on the wound
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : barbuubel
Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Official name : Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia reticulata DC.
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030), roots, decoction, VO., keeping back placenta
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : barkeewi
Portulaca foliosa Ker-Gawl.
Official name : Portulaca foliosa Ker-Gawl.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : furnere
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020), stem's barks, powder + fresh milk from sheep, application in the congested zone
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : eeri
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020)(memre), maceration in fresh milk, dressing , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : aalali
Sesbania aculeata Pers.
Official name : Sesbania aculeata Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : gaandi
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(104) , jfruit juice, drops in nostril
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : iterengaari
Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia dictyoneura Diels
Symptoms : V(025), V(054)
Recipes : Vb(025) babesiosis, Vb(054), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : puuleemi (Peul)