PHYTOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATION AND ANTHELMENTIC ACTIVITY OF LANATA CAMARAAbstract
Lantana camara is reported to be used in the traditional medicine system for the treatment of itches, cuts, ulcers, swellings, bilious fever, cataract and rheumatism. A different part of plants are used in the treatment of cold, headache, chicken pox, eye injuries; The present study is an effort to give detail information regarding macroscopy, microscopy, physical constant, phytochemical screening, traditional uses of leaves of Lanata camara. This study helps in the identification of this particular plant species. It provides guidelines for identification of plant species to the budding researchers. Further study on the plant needs to be carried out.