EPPO Global Database

Chrysopogon aciculatus(CYSAC)

Overview
Code created in: 2001-03-11

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYSAC
  • Preferred name: Chrysopogon aciculatus
  • Authority: (Retzius) Trinius

Notes

Afghanistan, Himalayas, India, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Madagascar, New Guinea, Australia. Introduced in western Africa, USA (Florida), Central America, South America (Colombia)

WSSA list of weeds in North America 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Andropogon aciculatus Linnaeus
Rhapis aciculatus Desvaux

Common names
Name Language
Mackie's pest English (AU)
pilipiliula English (US)
amor-seco Portuguese
zhú jié cǎo Chinese
竹节草 Chinese