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Table 4 List of traditional medicinal plant (MP) species used to treat livestock ailments in Ada’a District

From: Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia

S/N Scientific Name Family Local Name (Oromifa/Amarigna) Coll. from Ha. UT TNC Alt.Range Coll. No
1 Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth. Fabaceae Laaftoo/Girar W/CL T An 3 1500-2500 AK 147
2 Acacia albida Del. Fabaceae Garbii/Gerbi W/CL T An 5 1500-2200 AK 001
3 Agave sisalana Perrineex Engel. Agavaceae Qachaa/Qacha W/HG T An 3 1500-2300 AK 062
4 Bersama abyssinica Fresen. Melianthaceae Loliichisa/Azamir W T An 4 1700-2600 AK 242
5 Buddlejia polystachya Fresen. Buddlejiaceae Qawissa/Anfar W/HG T An 12 2000-2500 AK 142
6 Dodonaea angustifolia L. f. Sapindaceae Etacha/Kitkita W S An 3 1800-2450 AK 216
7 Gamphocarpus abyssinicus Decne. Asclepiadaceae Rebu Hunda W H An 9 2300-2500 AK 028
8 Hypericum revolutum Vahl Hypericaceae Hindhee/Ameja W S An 3 2000-2500 AK 226
9 Malva venticillata L. Malvaceae Liitii/Lit W H An 2 2000-2700 AK 040
10 Pentas schimperiana (A. Rich.) Vatke Rubiaceae Dasie W S An 11 2100-2600 AK 049
11 Plantago lanceolata L. Plantaginaceae Qorxobbii/Yehaheya Kote W/CL H An 4 1900-2500 AK 195
12 Protea gaguedi J. F. Gmel. Proteaceae Dasie W S An 11 1900-2200 AK 241
13 Rhus retinorrhoea Anacardiaceae Tilem W S An 4 2000-2700 AK 155
14 Rhus vulgaris Meikle Anacardiaceae Dabobechaa/Kimmo W S An 3 1900-2800 AK 100
15 Rosa abyssinica Lindley Rosaceae Gora/Kega W/CL S An 7 2100-2700 AK 192
16 Sida schimperiana Hochst. ex A. Rich. Malvaceae Chefreg W H An 4 2100-2400 AK 191
17 Tagetes minuta L. Asteraceae Tiro W S An 4 1600-2300 AK 255
18 Xanthium strumarium L. Asteraceae Yemogne Fikir W/CL S An 3 1700-2500 AK 187
  1. Key: − Coll- Collected; Coll. No – Collection number; Ha-Habit; UT-Used to treat; Alt. Range-Range of Altitudes distribution in meters; W-Wild; CL-Cropland; HG- Home Garden; M-Market; F-Fern; Hu-Human; An-Animal; Bo-Both human and animal; *****- Local name not known; TNC:-Total number of citations