EPPO Global Database

Eleusine coracana(ELECO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ELECO
  • Preferred name: Eleusine coracana
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Gärtner


Tropical Africa. Introduced into northern Africa, Western and Southern Asia, Australasia, and very locally into North and South America

Common names
Name Language
African finger millet English
Indian millet English (AU)
rapoko grass English
krummährige Eleusine German
Ragihirse German
éleusine French
mijo dactiliforme Spanish
panico indiano Italian
дагусса Russian
просо пальчатое Russian
элевсина коракан Russian
shān Chinese