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Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae

65 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B11 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : L'arbre et le nomade Journal d'agriculture traditionnelle et de botanique appliquée, 26ᵉannée, bulletin n°2, Avril-juin 1979. pp. 103-128; https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1979_num_26_2_3793
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) Acacia seyal remains for a long time without leaves, it is much sought after as fodder (leaves and pods),
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : orof (Touareg)
Reference B11 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : L'arbre et le nomade Journal d'agriculture traditionnelle et de botanique appliquée, 26ᵉannée, bulletin n°2, Avril-juin 1979. pp. 103-128; https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1979_num_26_2_3793
Symptoms : H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(095) Acacia seyal gum is consumed and H(203) the bark is tanniferous.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : orof (Touareg)
Reference B12 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : Maladies humaines et animales chez les Touaregs sahéliens Journal de la Société des Africanistes, tome 39, fascicule 1. pp. 111-138; (1969) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jafr_0037-9166_1969_num_39_1_1444
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004)wound, "abu", whatever the cause, is dressed by applying the gum "tanust" Acacia seyal, crushed, which is reduced to powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : orof (Touareg)
Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), Pods contain more than 20% proteins and are very nourishing for livestock
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Morocoo
Vernacular name : seyal; talh; gum: alk (Arabic), tamat ; tefi, talakh, thala (Berber), shittah tree, shittim wood, thirsty thorn (English), arbre à gomme (local French)
Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(051), H(104), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(051), H(108), H(113), wood a fumigant for rheumatic pains, to protect women against cold and fever two weeks after childbirth
H(104) Leaves and bark used in treating gastric ulcers
H(113), Gum edible, effective against rheumatism and inflammations of the respiratory system.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Morocoo
Vernacular name : seyal; talh; gum: alk (Arabic), tamat ; tefi, talakh, thala (Berber), shittah tree, shittim wood, thirsty thorn (English), arbre à gomme (local French):
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(008) diar., H(104) gastric ulcer, leaves, barks, ONS.
H(037) , H(076), H(118), gum, ONS.(Marocco (desert zones)
H(113) chronicle, natural gum or dissolved in H2O (Western Sahara)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : tamât (Sahara Moroco)
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vch(095), VO., leaves, pods, seeds, young stems, young shoot
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : tamât (Sahara Moroco)
Reference H1 Nord
Author(s) : Hammiche, H. & K. Maiza
Title : Traditional medicine in Central Sahara: Pharmacopoeia of Tassili N’ajjer. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 358-367 (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007981
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(026), H(045), H(051), H(087), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) eye inflammation, seeds, decoction, external use
H(004) + H(087), H(045) infected wounds, seeds in powder, external use
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(051) fever, seeds, decoction, internal use
H(104) stomach diseases: ulcer, barks, leaves decoction, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, barks, leaves, decoction, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tamat (Tamahaq), seyal (Arabic)
Reference HA 00
Author(s) : Adam, J.G., N. Echard & M. Lescot
Title : Plantes médicinales Hausa de l'Ader (République du Niger). Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 19, 259 - 399, (1972)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), Securidaca longipedunculata + Pergularia tomentosa + Stereospermum kunthianum + Feretia apodanthera + Annona senegalensis + Securinega virosa + Ziziphus mauritiana + Acacia seyal + Boscia senegalensis + Cassia sieberiana, roots, maceration, V.O., or + milk or + poridge of millet
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : erehi ja
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(180)
Recipes : H(180), roots decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : menèn (Dendi)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), roots Acacia seyal, seeds, powder delayed Pennisetum americanum, ripe fruit Capsicum annuum, barks underground part Fagara zanthoxyloides, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : konkopiog (Gurmantché)
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039), smoke of the burning wood is insecticid
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 62
Author(s) : Ag Sidj'lene, E.
Title : Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforas (Mali) Étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique, 138p. (1996) Orstom éditions:209-213, rue LaFayette, 75480 Paris cedex10 ISBN Orstom2-7099-1325-9
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) Acacia seyal is appreciated like other acacias, but its foraging role is limited because of its low abundance.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (lregion of Adrar of Iforas)
Vernacular name : oriif (plur. orfan)
Reference HA 62
Author(s) : Ag Sidj'lene, E.
Title : Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforas (Mali) Étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique, 138p. (1996) Orstom éditions:209-213, rue LaFayette, 75480 Paris cedex10 ISBN Orstom2-7099-1325-9
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) bark of Acacia seyal for infusion for lack of tea.
H(095) the gum is edible.
H(203) bark of the trunk to tan skin gourds (tufiiiat)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (lregion of Adrar of Iforas)
Vernacular name : oriif (plur. orfan)
Reference HA 64
Author(s) : Anywar, G., H. Oryem-Origa & M. K. Mugisha
Title : Wild Plants Used as Nutraceuticals from Nebbi District, Uganda European Journal of Medicinal Plants 4 (6): 641-660, 2014
Symptoms : H(095), H(145)
Recipes : H(095) Seed of Acacia seyal eaten as snack
as medicine for H(145) prolapsed rectum, roots in decoction (mentionned 7 times)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Nebbi Distric)
Vernacular name : lalwilwi / katuka (Alur)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), bark., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), to suck the gum
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 1k
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les végétaux utiles de l'Afrique tropicale française. Etudes scientifiques et agronomiques, Vol. 1, Fasc. 3, (1905)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), pounded barks + honey again dysentery
Region : French tropical Africa (ex)
Country : French tropical Africa (ex)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 55
Author(s) : Cisse, A, M Gueye, A. Ka, F. Ndiaye, S. Koma, L.E. Akpo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales chez les bergers peuls de Widou Thiengoly de la commune de Téssékéré (Ferlo-Nord Sénégal). Journal of Applied Biosciences 98 (2016)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) dermatological affection, bark of Acacia seyal , RNS. (medicinal species sometimes used in combination with other species)
Region : West Africa
Country : Sengal (Ferlo-North)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HC 56
Author(s) : Chekole, G.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used against human ailments in Gubalafto District, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:55, (2017)
Symptoms : H(003), H(004), H(198z)
Recipes : H(003) swelling, fresh leaves of Acacia seyal, crush and tie
H(004) woundf, fresh leaves, chew and tie or creamed
H(198z) dandruff, fresh leaves, crush and local application with water
Region : West Africa
Country : Northern Ethiopia (Gubalafto District)
Vernacular name : duret (Amharic)