EPPO Global Database

Ceiba pentandra(CEIPE)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-11-13

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CEIPE
  • Preferred name: Ceiba pentandra
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Gärtner

Notes

South Africa, South America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eriodendron anfractuosum de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
Kapokbaum German
kapok English
silk cotton English
ceiba Spanish (AR)
ceibe Spanish (HN)
kapok Spanish
pachote Spanish (HN)
samauma Spanish (AR)
toborachi Spanish (BO)
arbre à bourre French
capoquier French
kapokier French
capoc Italian
ceiba Italian
kapokboom Dutch
kapoc Portuguese
painera Portuguese (BR)
sumauma Portuguese (BR)