EPPO Global Database

Cardiospermum halicacabum(CRIHA)

Distribution details in French Guiana

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, no details
There is a lot of uncertainty about the native range of Cardiospermum halicacabum.

Gildenhuys et al (2013) consider the species to be native to French Guiana.
* USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy). National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=9014. Accessed 8 August 2019.

* Gildenhuys E, Ellis AG, Carroll SP, Le Roux JJ (2013) The ecology, biogeography, history and future of two globally important weeds: Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn. and C. grandiflorum Sw. NeoBiota 19: 45–65. doi: 10.3897/neobiota.19.5279
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Brazil Present, no details view...
France Present, no details view...