EPPO Global Database

Laportea aestuans(LAOAE)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LAOAE
  • Preferred name: Laportea aestuans
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Chew

Notes

Tropical Asia (India to Indonesia, Taiwan), tropical Africa, South America, Caribbean. Introduced in western Europe, North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Fleurya aestuans (Linnaeus) Miquel

Common names
Name Language
scratchbush English
West Indian nettle English
West Indian wood nettle English
fleurya brûlant French
zèb brilant French
zouti brilant French
chichicaste Spanish (HN)
ortiga fleuria Spanish
picamano Spanish
picapica Spanish
pringamosa Spanish
лапортея знойная Russian