EPPO Global Database

Distimake aegyptius(CONAE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CONAE
  • Preferred name: Distimake aegyptius
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) A.R. Simões & Staples


Senegal to Ethiopia and Somalia, Zaïre, Angola to Mozambique, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba to Hispaniola), South America (except southern cone). Introduced in Western Asia (Pakistan), Indochina (Myanmar, Vietnam), Madagascar, Australia (Western, Northern) 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Convolvulus aegyptius Linnaeus (Linnaeus)
Ipomoea aegyptia Linnaeus
Merremia aegyptia (Linnaeus) Urban

Common names
Name Language
hairy morning glory English (US)
jitirana-cabeluda Portuguese (BR)