EPPO Global Database

Bromus catharticus(BROCA)

Overview
Code created in: 2004-05-25

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BROCA
  • Preferred name: Bromus catharticus
  • Authority: Vahl

Notes

South America (except northern Brazil). Widely used as a forage grass. Introduced in Euromediterranean region, Russian Far East, Western Asia, Central Asia, Himalayas, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Malesia, eastern and southern Africa, North America, Central America, Caribbean, Australia, New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bromus schraderi Kunth
Bromus unioloides (Willdenow) Kunth
Bromus willdenowii Kunth
Ceratochloa cathartica (Vahl) Herter
Ceratochloa unioloides (Willdenow) Palisot de Beauvois
Festuca unioloides Willdenow

Common names
Name Language
prairiegrass English (AU)
rescue brome English
rescue bromegrass English (GB)
rescuegrass English (US)
ährengrasähnliche Trespe German
Andentrespe German
Horntrespe German
Pampastrespe German
Purgiertrespe German
brome cathartique French
brome de Schrader French
brome de Willdenow French
brome purgatif French
bromo Spanish
cebadilla Spanish
cebadilla criolla Spanish (AR)
guilmo Spanish
lanco Spanish (CU)
larre-oloa Spanish
pasto del perro Spanish
pipil Spanish
triguillo Spanish (AR)
bromo di Schrader Italian
forasacco purgativo Italian
paardegras Dutch
bromo-de-schrader Portuguese
cevadilha Portuguese (BR)
plattlosta Swedish
inu-mugi Japanese
イヌムギ Japanese
костёр слабительный Russian
роговик слабительный Russian
byfaks Norwegian
litteäkattara Finnish
stokłosa obiedkowata Polish
stokłosa uniolowata Polish
bromus catàrtic Catalan
biǎn suì qiāo mài Chinese
扁穗雀麦 Chinese
ovsik  Croatian
sveřep americký Czech
lapik andrik Estonian
큰이삭풀 Korean
keun i sak pul Korean
paprastoji ragažolė Lithuanian
stoklas preháňavý Slovak