EPPO Global Database

Cissampelos pareira(CSSPA)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CSSPA
  • Preferred name: Cissampelos pareira
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Indian subcontinent, China, southeast Asia, eastern Africa, Madagascar, USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Used as a medicinal plant


Common names
Name Language
false pareira-root English
velvet leaf English
lyann amé French
alcotan Spanish
bejuco de monte Spanish (BO)
oreja de ratón Spanish
oreja de tigre Spanish (NI)
pareira brava Spanish
xī shēng téng shǔ Chinese
锡生藤属 Chinese