EPPO Global Database

Erigeron sumatrensis(ERISU)

Overview
Code created in: 2011-08-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ERISU
  • Preferred name: Erigeron sumatrensis
  • Authority: Retzius

Notes

Widespread in the tropics, where it originated, but exact origin uncertain (probably South America).  There is no obvious connection with Sumatra.  Widely introduced in the Euromediterranean region, where it is an invasive weed 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Conyza albida Willdenow ex Sprengel
Conyza altissima Debeaux
Conyza naudiniii Bonnet
Conyza sumatrensis (Blake) Pruski & Sancho
Erigeron albidus (Willdenow) Gray

Common names
Name Language
Guernsey fleabane English
Guersey fleabane English
weißliches Berufskraut German
conyza à nombreuses fleurs French
érigéron blanc French
vergerette blanchâtre French
vergerette de Sumatra French
coniza Spanish
zamarraga Spanish
saeppola di Naudin Italian
avoadinha-branca-de-pêlos-compridos Portuguese
avoadinha-marfim Portuguese
мелколепестник суматранский Russian
kayetzet malbinah Hebrew
קַיֶּצֶת מַלְבִּינָה Hebrew
coniza sumatrenca Catalan
sumatranska hudoljetnica Croatian