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Reference : VG 20

Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of plants used in management of livestock health problems by Afar people of Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:8 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/8
Reference VG 20 has information about 43 plants :
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(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, Vo(008) diarrhoea (uruga) of goat and sheep, fresh or after drying fruit of Acacia nilotica, juice, VO. and nasal
Vc(037) contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (gublo), fruit, , juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : kenselto
Acacia nubica Benth.
Official name : Acacia nubica Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia oerforta (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Symptoms : V(137)
Recipes : Vb(137) sudden sickness (geno) of cattle, bark of Acacia oerfota , juice., VO. and nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : goronto
Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Official name : Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vc(037) contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (indahi), leaves of Acalypha fruticosa , juice., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : subahi
Acalypha indica L.
Official name : Acalypha indica L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041), Vch(041) anthrax (geno) of cattle, camel, whole part of herb Acalypha indica, juice or decoction., VO.
Vb(041) blackleg (ladore), leaves, juice., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : baro berbere
Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) ophthalmic infection (intibiaki) of goat, fresh or after drying roots of Aerva javanica, juice., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : alyaito
Aloe trichosantha A.Berger
Official name : Aloe trichosantha A.Berger
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(010), V(037), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(010) contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (gublo), leaves of Aloe trichosantha, juice., VO. and nasal
Vc(037) contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (gublo), leaves, juice., VO. and nasal
Vc(041) anthrax (geno) of goat, leaves , juice., VO. and nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : ureita
Argemone mexicana L.
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : V(010)
Recipes : Vb(010) foot-and-mouth disease (abeb) of cattle, leaves of Argemone mexicana, juice., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : baro bangi
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : V(008), V(037), V(041), V(050), V(054), V(104), V(137)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea (sole) of cattle , roots of Balanites aegyptiaca, juice., VO., nasal
Vc(037) contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (indahi) of goat, roots, juice., VO., nasal
Vb(041), Vc(041), Vch(041) anthrax (geno) of cattle, goat, camel, roots, juice., VO.
V(050) bloat (finoita) all animals, roots, juice., VO.
Vch(054) trypanosomiasis (geremole) of camel, roots, juice., VO., nasal
V(104) colic (geno), roots, juice., VO. , nasal
Vb(137), Vc(137) sudden sickness (geno) of cattle, goat, part above the ground, juice., VO. , nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : uda
Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt.
Official name : Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vch(037) pneumonia (kahiw) of camel, root bark of Balanites rotundifolia, juice., VO., nasal, ophthalmic and auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : uda
Barleria acanthoides Vahl
Official name : Barleria acanthoides Vahl
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) blackleg (harayiti) of cattle, roots of Barleria acanthoides, juice., VO., nasal and auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : ganselto
Boscia coriacea Pax
Official name : Boscia coriacea Pax
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(025), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(025) babesia (abeli) , Vb(041) anthrax (geno) of cattle leaves of Boscia coriacea, juice., nasal
Vb(041) blackleg (ladore) of cattle, leaves, juice., VO. and nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : urma
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(050)
Recipes : Vb(050) tympanic bloat (arba) of cattle, leaf & fruit of Boscia senegalensis, juice. VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : aitineba
Bourreria orbicularis (Hutch. & E.A.Bruce) Thulin
Official name : Bourreria orbicularis (Hutch. & E.A.Bruce) Thulin
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(041)
Recipes : V(004) wound (dale) various animals, leaf, bark of Bourreria orbicularis, juice, local on V(004) wound, VO.
Vb(041) blackleg (harayita) of cattles, juice, VO., nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : ulageita
Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(074)
Recipes : Vb(074) pastereulosis (lahi biyak) of cattle, roots of Cadaba farinosa, juice.,VO, nasal auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : dinibayto
Cadaba glandulosa Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba glandulosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea (uruga) of cattle, leaves of Cadaba glandulosa, juice.,VO, nasal
Vb(037) pneumonia (geno) of cattle, leaves, juice.,VO, nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : udodoita
Cadaba rotundifolia Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba rotundifolia Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) blackleg (ladore) of cattle, leaves of Cadaba rotundifolia, juice.,VO, nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : angelita
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(025), V(041), V(104), V(138)
Recipes : Vo(025), Vc(025) babesia (abel) for goat, sheep, branch, seed of Calotropis procera, juice.,VO, nasal, auricular
Vb(041) blackleg (aray mude) for cattle, latex butter on on legs
Vb(104) colic (geno) of cattle, roots, juice.,VO, nasal
V(138) prophylaxis for different diseases, latex on skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : gela'eto
Caralluma sp.
Official name : Caralluma sp.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : V(037), V(041), V(074)
Recipes : Vb(037) contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (gublo) of cattle, fresh or after drying flower of Caralluma sp., juice.,VO, nasal
Vb(041) blackleg (ladore, haraimude) for cattle, fresh or after drying leaf, stem, whole part, branch , juice.,VO, nasal, auricular
Vb(074) pastereulosis (lahi biyak) for cattle, fresh or after drying aerial part, juice.,VO, nasal, auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : uramo
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) blackleg (harayiti, ladore) of cattle, leaf, above ground, stem of Cissus quadrangularis, juice.,VO, nasal, auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : musriga, yaey’eto
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name : Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Cucumis colocynthis L. , Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (sengite) of cattle, goat, root and leaf of Citrullus colocynthis, juice.,VO, nasal
Vch(037) pneumonia (kehu) of camel, fruit, juice.,VO, nasal, auricular
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : dearteba