EPPO Global Database

Myristica fragrans(MYIFR)

Last modification: 2001-11-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MYIFR
  • Preferred name: Myristica fragrans
  • Authority: Houttuyn


Indonesia. Cultivated and naturalized elsewhere in the tropics

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Myristica moschata Thunberg

Common names
Name Language
Muskatnußbaum German
mace English
nutmeg English
miristica Spanish
moscadero Spanish
nuez de bauda Spanish
nuez de especias Spanish
nuez moscada Spanish
muscadier French
noix muscade French
אֶגוֹז מוּסקָט Hebrew
noce muscata (albero) Italian
nootmuskaatboom Dutch
muscadeira Portuguese
muskotnötträd Swedish