EPPO Global Database

Distimake quinquefolius(MRRQU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MRRQU
  • Preferred name: Distimake quinquefolius
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) A.R. Simões & Staples


USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba and Jamaica to Puerto Rico), Guyana to Peru, northern Brazil

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ipomoea quinquefolia Linnaeus
Merremia quinquefolia (Linnaeus) H.G.Hallier

Common names
Name Language
five-fingered morning glory English
mile-a-minute English (AU)
rock rosemary English
batatilla blanca Spanish
bejuco de pescado Spanish (HN)
bejuco peludo Spanish
manecilla blanca Spanish