EPPO Global Database

Coccinia cordifolia(COCCO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

This code has been deactivated and replaced by COCGR

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: COCCO
  • Preferred name: Coccinia cordifolia
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Cogniaux


Name excluded in a recent monography of Coccinia. Specimen of C. cordifolia correspond to species in different genera, incl. Coccinia grandis. This code is understood to have been meant for C. grandis, which has a code in GD.The common name provided here, ivy gourd, also corresponds to C. grandis. 

Common names
Name Language
ivy gourd English