EPPO Global Database

Hygrophila costata(HYGCO)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HYGCO
  • Preferred name: Hygrophila costata
  • Authority: Nees

Notes

USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone)

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Hygrophila brasiliensis (Sprengel) Lindau
Hygrophila helodes Nees
Hygrophila lacustris (Chamisso & Schlechtendal) Nees
Hygrophila portoricensis Nees
Ruellia lacustris Schlechtendal & Chamisso

Common names
Name Language
gulf swampweed English
lake hygrophila English
yerba de hicotea Spanish