EPPO Global Database

Eleusine indica(ELEIN)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ELEIN
  • Preferred name: Eleusine indica
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Gärtner

Notes

Eastern Mediterranean, Caucasus, Central Asia (Uzbekistan), Western Asia (Arabia to Pakistan), Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Africa (throughout), Madagascar, New Guinea. Introduced in the Euromediterranean region (except northern and eastern), Canada (eastern), USA (thoughout), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone), Australia (throughout), New Zealand

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Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chloris repens Steudel
Cynodon indicus (Linnaeus) Raspail
Cynosurus indicus Linnaeus
Eleusine gracilis Salisbury

Common names
Name Language
bullgrass English (US)
crowsfootgrass English (AU)
fowlfootgrass English
goosegrass English (US)
Indian goosegrass English
irongrass English
wiregrass English
yardgrass English
indische Eleusine German
indischer Hundszahn German
indischer Korakan German
wilde Fingerhirse German
wilder Korakan German
wildes Korakangras German
chiendent patte-de-poule French
éleusine des Indes French
éleusine d'Inde French
éleusine indienne French
guarataro Spanish (NI)
hierba dulce Spanish
olotillo Spanish (HN)
pasto alambre Spanish
pata de gallina Spanish
pata de gallo Spanish (HN)
pata de grillo Spanish (HN)
pie de gallina Spanish (AR)
pie de gallo Spanish
yerba dulce Spanish
zacate pata de gallo Spanish (HN)
gramigna indiana Italian
plat handjesgras Dutch
capim-pé-de-galinha Portuguese (BR)
eleusina Portuguese
pé-de-galo Portuguese
gäshirs Swedish
chikaragusa Japanese
ohishiba Japanese
オヒシバ Japanese
チカラグサ Japanese
элевсина индийская Russian
kazotu Turkish
dignah haddit Hebrew
דִּגְנָה הָדִּית Hebrew
manneczka indyjska Polish
manneczka łękowata Polish
aszályfű Hungarian
elusine Albanian
индийско елеузине Bulgarian
eleusina indica Catalan
niú jīn cǎo Chinese
牛筋草 Chinese
eleuzina  Croatian
kalužnice indická Czech
jangali marua Hindi
nandimukhi Sanskrit
kalužnice indická Slovak
indijska prosenka Slovene