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Table 6 MPs used to deworm in helminthiases in Megera and adjacent kebeles

From: Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia

Family Scientific name Vernacular name (Sidamu-afoo) Distribution in the flora region Altitude (meter) Reference—flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea
Acanthaceae Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br. Ciikkicho AF, EW, TU, GD, GJ, WU, SU, AR, WG, IL, KF, GG, SD, BA, HA, 400-2900 Vol. 5 [78]
Asteraceae Vernonia amygdalina Del. Hechcho TU, ?WU, GD, GJ, SU, WG, IL, KF, GG, SD, BA, HA 650-3000 Vol. 4; part II [82]
Lamiaceae Plectranthus garckeanus (Vatke) J.K. Morton Toontoona GD, GJ, SU, AR, KF, SD, BA 1750-2700 Vol. 5 [78]
Phytolaccaceae Phytolacca dodecandra L’Herit. Haraanjicha TU, BA, GG, GD, WU, GJ, WG, SU, IL, KF, AR, SD, HA 1500-3000 Vol. 2; part I [77]
Polygonaceae Rumex nervosus Vahl Taare TU, GD, GJ, WU, SU, AR, GG, SD, HA 400-3300 Vol. 2; part I [77]
Rosaceae Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel (hagenia) So”ichote
dhagga (qaanqo)
TU, GD, WU, GJ, WG, SU, AR, BA, HA, KF, SD 2450-3250 Vol. 3 [51]
  1. Abbreviations: TU Tigray region above 1000 m contour, AF Afar region below 1000 m contour to Eritrean border in the east and Harerge border in the south, WU Welo region above 1000 m contour, GD Gondar region, WG Welega region, KF Kefa region, AR Arsi region, BA Bale region, GJ Gojam region, IL Ilubabor region, GG Gamo Gofa region, SD Sidamo region, HA Harerge region