EPPO Global Database

Leptochloa panicea(LEFPC)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LEFPC
  • Preferred name: Leptochloa panicea
  • Authority: (Retzius) Ohwi


Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia (Malaya, Java, Sulawesi, Philippines), China, Japan, USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northeast, southern Brazil to Argentina), New Guinea. Introduced in eastern Mediterranean, Western Asia (Arabia), Sudan to Mozambique, Namibia, Madagascar, Australia (Queensland, New South Wales)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
Amazon sprangletop English
mucronate sprangletop English
thread sprangletop English
jǐ zi cǎo Chinese
虮子草 Chinese
větvenka prosovitá Czech