EPPO Global Database

Amaranthus retroflexus(AMARE)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-29

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AMARE
  • Preferred name: Amaranthus retroflexus
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mexico. Introduced as a weed throughout the world, in particular in the Euromediterranean region, Caucasus, Siberia and Russian Far East, Central Asia, China and Japan, parts of Africa, South America, Australia

 WSSA list of weeds in North America

Introduced and invasive in Central Russia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Amaranthus delilei Richter & Loret
Amaranthus spicatus Lamarck
Amaranthus strictus Tenore

Common names
Name Language
обикновен щир Bulgarian
marxant gros Catalan
laskavec ohnutý Czech
laskavec srstnatý Czech
opret amarant Danish
Ackerfuchsschwanz German
Bogenfuchsschwanz German
krummer Amarant German
krummer Fuchsschwanz German
rauhaariger Fuchsschwanz German
rauhhaariger Amarant German
rauhhaariger Fuchsschwanz German
zurückgebogener Amarant German
zurückgekrümmter Amarant German
zurückgekrümmter Fuchsschwanz German
αμάραντος ανακαμπτόμενος Greek
τραχύ βλήτο Greek
careless weed English (US)
common amaranth English (GB)
pigweed English
redroot English (AU)
redroot amaranth English
redroot pigweed English
slender pigweed English (US)
wild amaranth English
atacu Spanish
atreu Spanish
bledo Spanish
bledo rojo Spanish (HN)
quelite Spanish (HN)
quentonil Spanish (HN)
tähkjas rebashein Estonian
viherrevonhäntä Finnish
amarante réfléchie French
blé rouge French
yarbuz mufshal Hebrew
יַרְבּוּז מֻפְשָׁל Hebrew
oštrodlakavi šćir Croatian
szőrös disznóparéj Hungarian
amaranto comune Italian
biedone Italian
blito Italian
アオゲイト Japanese
アオゲイトウ Japanese
aogeito Japanese
aogeitô Japanese
털비름 Korean
teol bi reum Korean
šiurkštusis burnotis Lithuanian
liektā kaķaste Latvian
papegaaiekruid Dutch
duskamarant Norwegian
szarłat szorstki Polish
beldros Portuguese
bredo Portuguese
caruru-gigante Portuguese (BR)
moncos-de-peru Portuguese
moncos-de-perú Portuguese
ştir-sălbatic Romanian
ştir-verde Romanian
щирица запрокинутая Russian
láskavec ohnutý Slovak
navadni ščirovke Slovene
nena e përveshur Albanian
nenë Albanian
obični štir Serbian
штир Serbian
svinamarant Swedish
tilkikuyruğu Turkish
щириця загнута Ukrainian
fǎn zhī xiàn Chinese
反枝苋 Chinese