EPPO Global Database

Mucuna pruriens(MUCPR)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-03-01

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MUCPR
  • Preferred name: Mucuna pruriens
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) de Candolle

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dolichos pruriens Linnaeus
Stizolobium pruriens (Linnaeus) Medikus
Stizolobium pruritum (Wight) Piper

Common names
Name Language
buffalo bean English
cowage English
itchweed English
velvet bean English
Juckbohne German
pois à gratter French
pois pouillieux French
pois velu French
ojo de buey Spanish
pica-pica Spanish (HN)
jeukboontje Dutch
jeukerwtje Dutch
fava-de-café Portuguese (BR)
feijão-café Portuguese (BR)