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Table 1 List of selected plant species

From: Toxicity of six plant extracts and two pyridone alkaloids from Ricinus communis against the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae

Botanical name Voucher specimen number Common name Family
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd. SW00021 Wormwood Asteraceae
Bidens pilosa L. SW00005 Black jack Asteraceae
Parthenium hysterophorus L SW00010 Wild quinine Asteraceae
Tithonia diversifolia Hemsl. SW00015 Mexico sunflower Asteraceae
Ricinus communis L. SW00013 Castor oil bean Euphorbiaceae
Senna didymobotrya Fresen SW00018 African senna Leguminosae
Azadirachta indica A. Juss. (neem) SW00023 Mwarubaini Meliaceae