EPPO Global Database

Cecropia peltata(CECPE)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-04-10

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CECPE
  • Preferred name: Cecropia peltata
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mexico, Central America, South America (northern, including northern Brazil). Introduced in some west African countries, Malesia (Malaya)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cecropia mexicana Hemsley

Common names
Name Language
cecropia English
sloth tree English
snake wood English
trumpet tree English
Ameisenbaum German
Kanonenbaum German
bois trompette French
guarumo Spanish (HN)
llagruno Spanish
yagrumo hembra Spanish
legno trombetta Italian
ambaiba Portuguese
árvore-trombeta Portuguese
cecrópia Portuguese
embauba Portuguese (BR)