EPPO Global Database

Evolvulus nummularius(EVONU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EVONU
  • Preferred name: Evolvulus nummularius
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Linnaeus


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba to Puerto Rico), South America (except Chile, Uruguay, Argentina). Introduced in Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina (except Vietnam), Malesia (Malaya), China, West Coast of Africa, Sudan to Angola and Mozambique, Madagascar, Australia (Western, Northern, Queensland)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Volvulopis nummularia (Linnaeus) Roberty

Common names
Name Language
roundleaf bindweed English
agracejo rastrero Spanish (BO)
algodeiro Portuguese (BR)
duǎn gěng tǔ dīng guì Chinese
短梗土丁桂 Chinese
musakarni Hindi
vishnukrantha Sanskrit