STUDY OF SOME ETHNOMEDICINAL PLANTS USED BY BHEEL, A PRIMITIVE TRIBE OF GUNA DISTRICT, MADHYA PRADESH, INDIA

  • RAKESH SAMAR 1* , MANJU JAIN 2 P. N. SHRIVASTAVA 3 STUDY OF SOME ETHNOMEDICINAL PLANTS USED BY BHEEL, A PRIMITIVE TRIBE OF GUNA DISTRICT, MADHYA PRADESH, INDIA RAKESH SAMAR 1* , MANJU JAIN 2 AND P. N. SHRIVASTAVA 3 1*,2 DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY, GOVT. GIRLS COLLEGE, VIDISHA 464001, INDIA 3 DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY, S. S. L. JAIN P. G. COLLEGE, VIDISHA 464001, INDIA. Corresponding author’s e-mail: drmilin.agrawal@gmail.com

Abstract

ABSTRACT:
Though there are a good number of publications on ethno-botany on particular
and  different  tribes  but  the  present  studies  were  carried  out  to  explore  the
vascular plant diversity and investigate the ethnomedicinal potential and their
conservation status in the villages of Guna district, Madhya Pradesh, India. The
paper deals about some medicinal plants used by the Bheel primitive tribe of
Guna  district,  Madhya  Pradesh.  The  paper  enumerates  43  medicinal  plant
species belonging to 37 genera and 26 families used by Bheel tribes for curing
various ailments among human beings and animals.
KEY WORDS: Ethnomedicinal, Medicinal Plants, Bheel, Guna district,
Madhya Pradesh.

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How to Cite
P. N. SHRIVASTAVA 3, RAKESH SAMAR 1* , MANJU JAIN 2. STUDY OF SOME ETHNOMEDICINAL PLANTS USED BY BHEEL, A PRIMITIVE TRIBE OF GUNA DISTRICT, MADHYA PRADESH, INDIA. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, [S.l.], v. 60, jan. 2015. ISSN 0976-1098. Available at: <http://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/239>. Date accessed: 21 sep. 2017.

Keywords

Ethnomedicinal, Medicinal Plants, Bheel, Guna district, Madhya Pradesh.