EPPO Global Database

Caesalpinia bonduc(CAEBO)

Code created in: 2002-09-15

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CAEBO
  • Preferred name: Caesalpinia bonduc
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Roxburgh


Western Asia (Arabia), Himalayas, India to Indochina, Chinese (including Taiwan), Malesia, tropical Africa, South Africa, Madagascar, USA (southern), Central America, Caribbean, South America, Peru to eastern Brazil, New Guinea, Australia. Introduced in other parts of Western Asia, other African countries, Mexico

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Caesalpinia bonducella (Linnaeus) Fleming
Guilandina bonduc Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
nicker-nut caesalpinia English (US)
yellow nickers English (US)
Kugelstrauch German
bonduc French
cniquier French
guacolote Spanish (ES)
mate amarillo Spanish (CU)
semilla del pasmo Spanish (ES)
carnica Portuguese (BR)
hidó-hidó Portuguese
juquirionano Portuguese (BR)
silva-da-praia Portuguese