EPPO Global Database

Ambrosia maritima(AMBMA)

Code created in: 2002-09-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AMBMA
  • Preferred name: Ambrosia maritima
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mediterranean. Some authors consider that this species is synonymous with the North American A. artemisiifolia (q.v.), which has been introduced in the Mediterranean region. They are considered as separate species here

Common names
Name Language
sea ambrosia English (AU)
ambroisie maritime French
ambrosia Spanish
artemisa Spanish
ambrosia marittima Italian
божье дерево Russian
козыль Russian
zaylan çiçeği Turkish
amberoseyah yammit Hebrew
אַמְבְּרוֹסְיָה יַמִּית Hebrew
ambrozia Albanian
ambròsia Catalan
ambròsia maritima Catalan
gorka metva Croatian
vela meta Croatian