EPPO Global Database

Alternanthera nodiflora(ALRNO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ALRNO
  • Preferred name: Alternanthera nodiflora
  • Authority: Brown


Australia (except Tasmania). Introduced in Indochina (Myanmar), China (Taiwan), Japan, Sénégal to Ethiopia, Nigeria, Zaïre, Angola and Namibia to Tanzania and Mozambique, Australia (Tasmania)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Alternanthera sessilis var. nodiflora (Brown) Kuntze

Common names
Name Language
common joyweed English (AU)
hosoba-tsuru-nogeitô Japanese
ホソバツルノゲイトゥ Japanese