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Table 3 Characteristics of plants and microorganisms used for synthesis of metal nanoparticles

From: A systematic review on anti-malarial drug discovery and antiplasmodial potential of green synthesis mediated metal nanoparticles: overview, challenges and future perspectives

Authors [Reference] Country Plants used for synthesis of NPs (Family) Common/International name Morphology
Panneerselvam et al. [47] India Andrographis paniculata (Burm.f.) Nees (Acanthaceae) King of Bitters Herbaceous plant
Ponarulselvam et al. [48] India Catharanthus roseus Linn. G. Don (Apocynaceae) Cayenne jasmine, Old maid Herbaceous plant
Mishra et al. [49] India Ashoka (Sarca indica) (Caesalpiniaceae)
Neem (Azadirachta indica A. Juss)(Meliaceae)
Ashoka, Neem Tree
Panneerselvam et al. [50] India Euphorbia hirta (Euphorbiaceae) Pill-bearing/hairy/garden spurge, asthma plant Herb
Rajakumar et al. [51] India Eclipta prostrata L. (Asteraceae) False daisy Herbaceous plant
Murugan et al. [52] India Ulva lactuca (Chlorophyceae) Sea lettuce Algae
Subramaniam et al. [53] India Couroupita guianensis (Lecythidaceae) Cannonball tree Tree
Panneerselvam et al. [54] India Pteridium aquilinum L. Kuhn (Dennstaedtiaceae) Bracken fern Herb
Murugan et al. [55] India Codium tomentosum (Codiaceae) Velvet horn, Spongeweed Herb
Murugan et al. [56] India Azadirachta indica A. Juss (Meliaceae) Village pharmacy, Neem Tree
Dutta et al. [57] India Syzygium jambos (L.) Alston (Myrtaceae) Rose apple Tree
Sardana et al. [58] India Tulsi (Ocinum sanctum) (Lamiaceae)
Neem (Azadirachta indica A. Juss) (Meliaceae)
Tulsi, Neem Herb tree
Gandhi et al. [59] India Momordica charantia (Cucurbitaceae) Bitter melon, bitter apple Herbaceous plant
Rotimi et al. [60] South Africa Callistemon citrinus (Myrtaceae) Lemon Bottlebrush Herb
Authors [Reference] Country Microorganisms used for synthesis of NPs Nature of the microorganism Site of isolation
Kharthik et al. [61] India Streptomyces sp LK-3 (JF710608) Bacterium (Actinobacterium) Marine sediments
Jaganathan et al. [62] India Eudrilus eugeniae Earthworm Not specified
Murugan et al. [63] India Magnetospirillum gryphiswaldense MSR-1 (DSM6361) Magnetotactic bacterium Laboratory strain