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