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Reference : VW 08

Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Reference VW 08 has information about 135 plants :
Acacia amythethophylla Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acacia amythethophylla Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia macrothyrsa Harms.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, root, leaf, bark used to make hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks and suspension in H2O, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukholondo
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(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, barkroot of Acacia nilotica applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulemba
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, root of Acacia sieberiana applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulemba
Acalypha racemosa Baill.
Official name : Acalypha racemosa Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, bark, stem of Acalypha racemosa used to make concoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, ashes of leaf and stem of Acanthus pubescens in décoction, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamarakaru
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, ashes of leaf and roots of Acanthus arboreus in décoction, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamarakaru
Agave sisalana Perr.
Official name : Agave sisalana Perr.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 44) against livestock ticks, juice of fleshy leaves of Agave sisalana, applied on the animal’s body surface;
Vb(039) against livestock ticks, fumigation using dried leaves
Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaves and stems fermented in urine and applied on the animal’s body surface
Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaves dried and ground to flour and applied on the animal’s body surface as dust
Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aqueous extract made from chopped leaves and stem and applied on the animal’s body surface while still resh
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamakonge or kumukonge
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 9) against livestock ticks, stem, root, bark, leaf of Albizia coriaria, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumupeli (Bukusu), ober (Luo)
Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Official name : Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, bud, leaf, bark of Albizia grandibracteata, used to make suspension in H2O applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumufunjamwe, kumulongo, kumunianyuni
Aloe elgonica Bullock
Official name : Aloe elgonica Bullock
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf juice (aqueous) of Aloe elgonica, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kimitiokotioko
Aloe maculata All.
Official name : Aloe maculata All.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe latifolia (Haw.) Haw.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf juice (aqueous) of Aloe latifolia, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kimitiokotioko
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, bark, root of Annona senegalensis ssp. senegalensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumufwora
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, bark, root of Annona chrysophylla, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumufwora
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 20) against livestock ticks, stem, bark, ruit, leaf, root in suspension for dusting, rubbing, bolus paste
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwarubaine
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 20) against livestock ticks, stem, bark, fruit, leaf, root, of Melia azedarach used to make suspension on the animal’s body surface and dusting for rubbing
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwarubaine
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 12) against livestock ticks, whole plant, aerial parts of Bidens pilosa , applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : engwesi ingwesi (Wanga)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 10) livestock tick, leaf, root, bark of Bridelia micrantha used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulondamwombe or kumukhulang’wa
Bridelia scleroneura Müll.Arg.
Official name : Bridelia scleroneura Müll.Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, stem, root and or bark of Bridelia scleroneura, applied on the animal’s body surface (I, B, F, C, T)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumunyekerwe
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 25) against livestock ticks, fruit, leaf, stem of Capsicum annum, suspension applied on the animal’s body surface, dust on the animal’s body surface, smoking and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : plipili
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 25) against livestock ticks, fruit, leaf, stem of Capsicum frutescens, suspension on the animal’s body surface, dust on the animal’s body surface, smoking and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : plipili
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf, bark, root of Carisa edulis, applied on the animal’s body surface (F)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : sirwa
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 9) against livestock ticks, root, bark, leaf of Senna didymobotrya used to make suspension on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumupinupinu
Cassia siamea Lam.
Official name : Cassia siamea Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna siamea (DC.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, root, stem, leaf of Senna siamea used to make suspension in H2O , applied on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : mbekoraisi or kumuraisi
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, fruit, root, leaf, bark of Senna singueana used to make suspension in H2O applied on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusilamosi
Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Vis.
Official name : Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Vis.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, flower, leaf, stem, aerial parts of Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium used to make suspension or dust applied on the animal’s body surface (T, P, A, B, I)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : pyrethrum
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf juice, roots of Clerodendrum myricoides, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nangoso
Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Official name : Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts of Clutia abyssinica used to make concoction , applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nabilikhe or luyebeye or lulako
Clutia mollis Pax
Official name : Clutia mollis Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, barks, leaves of Clutia mollis used to make concoction , applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nabilikhe or luyebeye or lulako
Clutia richardiana Müll.Arg.
Official name : Clutia richardiana Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts of Clutia richardiana used to make concoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nabilikhe or luyebeye or lulako
Combretum binderianum Kotschy
Official name : Combretum binderianum Kotschy
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, resin, root, bark, leaf of Combretum binderianum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulaha
Combretum collinum Fresen.
Official name : Combretum collinum Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum hypopilinum Diels
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, resin, root, bark, leaf of Combretum collinum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulaha
Combretum elgonense Exell
Official name : Combretum elgonense Exell
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, resin, root, bark, leaf of Combretum elgonense, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulaha, kumukalukha
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, stem, root, bark of Combretum molle, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukimila
Crassocephalum mannii (Hook.f.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Crassocephalum mannii (Hook.f.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Crassocephalum multicorymbosum (Klatt) S. Moore , Solanecio mannii (Hook. f.) C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 16) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Solanecio mannii, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : andebe (Bukusu), mwathathia (Kikuyu), omukhupafula (Banyala)
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaf, roots, barks, root of Croton macrostachyus used to make suspension on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuchwichwi or kumutotoa or kumukunusia or kumutoboso (Saboti)
Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Official name : Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaf, roots, barks of Croton megalocarpus used to make suspension on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukunusia kumukeni or kumutotoa kumukeni
Croton sylvaticus Hoschst. ex Krauss
Official name : Croton sylvaticus Hoschst. ex Krauss
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, seeds of Croton sylvaticus, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuchwichwi
Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Official name : Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 6) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, bark of Cuppressus lusitanica, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusayiprasi
Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Cyphostemma adenocaule applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye
Cyphostemma heterotrichum (Gilg & R.E.Fr.) Desc. ex Wild & R.B.Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma heterotrichum (Gilg & R.E.Fr.) Desc. ex Wild & R.B.Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Cyphostemma heterotrichum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : libombwe
Cyphostemma orondo (Gilg & M.Brandt) Desc.
Official name : Cyphostemma orondo (Gilg & M.Brandt) Desc.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Cyphostemma orondo, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye
Dolichos kilimandschari Taub.
Official name : Dolichos kilimandschari Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, root, bark, stem of Dolichos kilimandschari used to make concoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nandwasi
Dovyalis macrocalyx (Oliv.) Warb
Official name : Dovyalis macrocalyx (Oliv.) Warb
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Dovyalis macrocalyx , decoction made from the crushed leaves, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusongolamunwa, busongolomunwa (fruit)
Drypetes gerrardii Hutch.
Official name : Drypetes gerrardii Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaf, root of Drypetes gerrardii used to make decoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwilima
Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Official name : Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Ekebergia rueppelliana (Fresen.) A.Rich.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, root, bark, fruit, flower of Ekebergia capensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusilisisi
Erythrococca bongensis Pax
Official name : Erythrococca bongensis Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, stem, roots, leaves of Erythrococca bongensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : lupiriapiria
Euclea divinorum Hiern
Official name : Euclea divinorum Hiern
Family : Ebenaceae
Synonyms : Euclea keniensis R.E. Fries
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 7) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark of Euclea divinorum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuchanjaasi
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf stem sap of Euphorbia candelabrum used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutua
Euphorbia heterochroma Pax
Official name : Euphorbia heterochroma Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, sap, stem, of Euphorbia heterochroma used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutua
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 5) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Euphorbia tirucalli used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusongofwa
Ficus amadiensis De Wild.
Official name : Ficus amadiensis De Wild.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, fruit, bud, latex of Ficus amadiensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutoto kumukobianyuni
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, fruit, bud, latex of Ficus sur used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhuyu nandere
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, fruit, bud, latex of Ficus glumosa, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusilisisi
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 9) against livestock ticks, leaf, fruit, bark, latex of Ficus sycomorus applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhuyu
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, fruit, bud, latex of Ficus thonningii, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutoto kumusecha
Ficus vasta Forssk.
Official name : Ficus vasta Forssk.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, root, fruit, bud, latex of Ficus vasta used to make suspension in H2O, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutoto kumutotoa
Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Flueggea virosa used to make decoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : lubwili
Garcinia buchananii Baker
Official name : Garcinia buchananii Baker
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 8) against livestock ticks, twigs, barks, root, fruits of Garcinia buchananii used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhomeli
Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 13) against livestock ticks, root, fruit of Gardenia ternifolia, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : siuna
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, rootbark of Grewia bicolor, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusitati or lusitati
Grewia trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Grewia trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root of Grewia trichocarpa, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusitati or lusitati
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Gynandropsis gynandra, applied on the animal’s body surface (A)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : chisaka (Bukusu), tsisaka (Wanga), ejobyo (Luganda), akeyo (Luo), esaka (Banyala)
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark, stem of Harrisonia abyssinica, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : sibondwe
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, bark, stem of Harungana madagascariensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : namalasile
Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Official name : Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa reticulata (Baker f.) R. Fern. & A. Fern. , Ozoroa insignis subsp. reticulata (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, a milky resin, bark, root, leaf of Ozoroa insignis ssp. reticulata, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwandanda
Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
Official name : Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, root, aerial part of Hibiscus calyphyllus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwarakumba
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, roots, barks, of Hibiscus calyphyllus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : bifwofwo
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, bark leaf of Hymenocardia acida, used to make decoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nangoso
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, sap of Ipomoea batatas, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamabwoni (Chindabii, Chekamabwoni)
Jacaranda mimosifolia D.Don
Official name : Jacaranda mimosifolia D.Don
Family : Bignonaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, stem of Jacaranda mimosifolia, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : chakaranda
Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 5) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark of Juniperus procera, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutarakwa
Lannea schimperi (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Lannea schimperi (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, bark, root, leaf of Lannea schimperi , applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumubumbu
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Lantana camara, pour on the animal’s body surface or steaming
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : mukhekhe (Bukusu), lantana (Wanga)
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts of Leonotis nepetifolia, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : susuni
Leucas calostachys Oliv.
Official name : Leucas calostachys Oliv.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nasusi
Lippia grandifolia var. longipedunculata Moldenke
Official name : Lippia grandifolia var. longipedunculata Moldenke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, leaf, stem of Lippia grandifolia. var. longipedunculata, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : lukumakuma
Macaranga kilimandscharica Pax
Official name : Macaranga kilimandscharica Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 5) against livestock ticks, stems, roots of Macaranga kilimandscharica used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kaptebema (Sebei), kumulongo
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, barks, leaves of Manihot esculenta used to make concoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwoko
Margaritaria discoidea (Baill.) G.L. Webster
Official name : Margaritaria discoidea (Baill.) G.L. Webster
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Margaritaria discoidea used to make suspension used on the animal’s body surface while wood smoke repels mosquitoes and snakes
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : erionoi (Teso), atego (Luo), kamenyabazi (Luganda), muremampango (Runyankore)
Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Official name : Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Synonyms : Markhamia hildebrandtii (Bak.) Sprague , Markhamia platycalyx (Baker) Sprague
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem of Markhamia lutea, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusiola
Maytenus arbutifolia (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) R.Wilczek
Official name : Maytenus arbutifolia (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) R.Wilczek
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, fruit, leaf, stem/bark, root of Maytenus arbutifolius, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuwawa
Maytenus heterophylla (Eckl. & Zeyh.) N.Robson
Official name : Maytenus heterophylla (Eckl. & Zeyh.) N.Robson
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, fruit, leaf, stem/bark, root of Maytenus heterophylla, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuwawa
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, fruit, leaf, stem, bark, root of Maytenus senegalensis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwayakhafu
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Microglossa pyrifolia, leaf-dust also suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : enguu inguu (Wanga)
Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Official name : Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, stem?of Mondia whytei, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukombela
Neoboutonia melleri (Müll.Arg.) Prain
Official name : Neoboutonia melleri (Müll.Arg.) Prain
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, stems, roots of Neoboutonia melleri used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulongo
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 5) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem of Nicotiana tabacum, dust used to make suspension applied on the animal’s body surface + smoke and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : eraba
Ocimum kilimandscharicum Baker ex Gürke
Official name : Ocimum kilimandscharicum Baker ex Gürke
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaves of Ocimum kilimandscharicum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : ifwofwo
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root and rootbark of Paullinia pinnata are applied for rubefacient purposes.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye kumulaasi
Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Official name : Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, leaf of Pavetta crassipes, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusindusianjofu, kumupepenambusi
Pavetta oliveriana Hiern
Official name : Pavetta oliveriana Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, leaf of Pavetta oliveriana, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukokhakokhe
Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Official name : Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, leaf of Phyllanthus muellerianus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutikaa
Phyllanthus ovalifolius Forssk.
Official name : Phyllanthus ovalifolius Forssk.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus guineensis Pax
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, aerial parts of Phyllanthus ovalifolius, applied on the animal’s body surface (T)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusekese
Physalis peruviana L.
Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) fruit, leaf of Physalis peruviana in infusion as an enema to relieve abdominal, ailments in children
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : embunwe emiilwa (Wanga)
Physalis peruviana L.
Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(113)
Recipes : Vb(113, 2) inflammation, heated leaves of Physalis peruviana are applied as poultices on inflammations
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : embunwe emiilwa (Wanga)
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 6) against livestock ticks, barks, lleaf, root of Piliostigma thonningii used to make suspension in H2O applied on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulamalama
Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Official name : Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Family : Pittosparaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, stem, barks, roots, leaves of Pittosporum viridiflorum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nambaa
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name : Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf of Plectranthus barbatus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : ling’ulie or kamang’ulie
Plectranthus lactiflorus (Vatke) Agnew
Official name : Plectranthus lactiflorus (Vatke) Agnew
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts of Plectranthus lactiflorus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) R. Br. ex Mirbel
Official name : Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) R. Br. ex Mirbel
Family : Podocarpaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark of Podocarpus falcatus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutarakwa
Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Official name : Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Family : Podocarpaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, stem, root, leaf of Podocarpus latifolius, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutarakwa
Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Official name : Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Family : Rosaceae
Synonyms : Pygeum africanum Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, bark, leaf, root of Prunus africana, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuturu, kumwilima
Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Official name : Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, stem, leaf of Psorospermum febrifugum used to make concoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nangoso
Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Official name : Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Rhoicissus revoilii, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 13) against livestock ticks, root or tuberous rootstock (lignotuber), applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye
Rhus natalensis var. macrocarpa (Schweinf.) Cufod.
Official name : Rhus natalensis var. macrocarpa (Schweinf.) Cufod.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts, root, seed of Rhus natalensis var. macrocarpa, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusangula kumukhasi
Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Official name : Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Rhus incana Brenan
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, aerial parts, root, seed of Rhus vulgaris, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumusangula kumusecha
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, seed, stem, root of Ricinus communis used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuroborobo or kumubono
Rotheca myricoides (Hochst.) Steane & Mabb
Official name : Rotheca myricoides (Hochst.) Steane & Mabb
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Rotheca myricoides, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nangoso
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, juice of Saccarhum officinarum, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kimiba (Bukusu), emikhonye (Wanga)
Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Official name : Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, root, bark of Sapium ellipticum used to make decoction, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuchaso
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Securidaca longipedunculata, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumuyanjabakeni
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, root, fruit-juice of Solanum incanumu sed to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : chindurandura
Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Official name : Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Holcus bicolor L. , Sorghum vulgare subsp. durra (Forssk.) Maire & Weiller
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant (particularly grains, leaf and stem of Sorghum bicolor, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamayemba (Bukusus), amabele (Wanga), ammabelee (Banyala)
Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Official name : Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem, bark of Steganotaenia araliaceae, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutomolo or kumupepenambusi kumusecha
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 37) against livestock ticks, root, bark of Stereospermum kunthianum used to make suspension in H2O applied on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutomolo
Strychnos innocua Delile
Official name : Strychnos innocua Delile
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 6) against livestock ticks, powder of tried leaf and seeds of Strychnos innocua for storage pests-weevils
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulende
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, flower of Tagetes minuta, dust, suspension in H2O , applied on the animal’s body surface and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks (T, P, A, B, I)
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nanjaka nanzaka (Wanga)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, root, bark, leaf of Tamarindus indica used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhua
Teclea nobilis Delile
Official name : Teclea nobilis Delile
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, root, stem, bark, leaf of Teclea nobilis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutare
Terminalia mollis M.A.Lawson
Official name : Terminalia mollis M.A.Lawson
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, stem, root, bark of Terminalia mollis, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhonge
Tinnea aethiopica Kotschy ex Hook.f.
Official name : Tinnea aethiopica Kotschy ex Hook.f.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf of Tinnea aethiopica
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : lubilikhe
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, paste of the whole plant of Tithonia diversifolia, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamang’ulie or kamaua or kiming’ulie
Turraea holstii Gürke
Official name : Turraea holstii Gürke
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Turraea holstii
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nawili
Turraea robusta Gürke
Official name : Turraea robusta Gürke
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Turraea robusta
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nabili
Tylosema fassoglensis (Schweinf.) Torre & Hillc.
Official name : Tylosema fassoglensis (Schweinf.) Torre & Hillc.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Tylosema fassoglensis,, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukayu
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 7) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Vernonia amygdalina, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumululusia or kumwirurusia
Vernonia grantii Oliv.
Official name : Vernonia grantii Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Vernonia grantii, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : endwasi
Vernonia lasiopus O. Hoffm.
Official name : Vernonia lasiopus O. Hoffm.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia alboviolaceae De Wild.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Vernonia lasiopus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : namatuma
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, bark, root, leaf, fruit of Vitex doniana used to make smoke and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : umufutu or kumufututu
Vitex fischeri Gürke
Official name : Vitex fischeri Gürke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 7) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Vitex fischeri used to make smoke and hanging bouquet in the cattle shed to repel against livestock ticks
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumufutumbwe
Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Official name : Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Physalis somnifera L.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, stem, root, lleaf of Withania somnifera , applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : nambaa
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, leaf, stem of Zea mays, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kamayindi (Bukusu), amatumwa (Wanga)
Ziziphus abyssinica A. Rich.
Official name : Ziziphus abyssinica A. Rich.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, rootbark of Zizyphus abyssinica, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukomboti, kumwikalangwe
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, rootbark of Zizyphus mucronata, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukomboti, kumwikalangwe, tirokwo (Pokot)