EPPO Global Database

Vasconcellea pubescens(CIAPU)

Code created in: 2002-10-09

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CIAPU
  • Preferred name: Vasconcellea pubescens
  • Authority: de Candolle


Venezuela to Peru to Bolivia. Introduced in India, Sri Lanka, Rwanda, New Zealand

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Carica candamarcensis Hooker f.
Carica pubescens (de Candolle) Solms-Laubach

Common names
Name Language
mountain papaya English
papayer de montagne French
chamburu Spanish (EC)
chilhuacan Spanish (EC)
papayuela Spanish
papaeira-da-montanha Portuguese