Duke's Handbook of Medicinal Plants of Latin America by James A. Duke, 2008.
After a brief introduction, each entry contains scientific and colloquial names, synonyms, reference to illustrations, notes, biological activities, medicinal indications, dosages, potential hazards, extracts, and references. This format supplies a starting point for determining which species can be used for specific targets. Covers nearly 500 of the most promising Latin American medicinals. Includes over 100 illustrations, a color insert, and references. Hardcover, 832 pp. B553