EPPO Global Database

Heteropogon melanocarpus(HTOME)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HTOME
  • Preferred name: Heteropogon melanocarpus
  • Authority: (Elliott) Bentham


Western Asia (Oman), Himalayas, India, China, Sénégal, Guinée, Burkina Faso to Ethiopia, Central Africa from Zaïre and Kenya to Namibia and Mozambique, northern South Africa, USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Hispaniola), South America (Venezuela to Argentina, Brazil except eastern)

Common names
Name Language
sweet tanglehead English (US)
hēi guǒ huáng máo Chinese
黑果黄茅 Chinese