EPPO Global Database

Myoporum laetum(MYMLA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MYMLA
  • Preferred name: Myoporum laetum
  • Authority: G. Forster


New Zealand. Cultivated as an ornamental, and naturalized in the Iberian peninsule and elsewhere. The plants naturalized in the Iberian peninsule were originally misidentified as M. tenuifolium (syn. M. acuminatum) from Australia and New Caledonia (q.v.)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Myoporum acuminatum auctorum

Common names
Name Language
mousehole tree English
myoporum English
ngaio English
myoporum brillant French
ngaio French
gandul Spanish
gandula Spanish
mióporo Spanish
siempreverde Spanish
transparente Spanish
mioporum Italian
mióporo Portuguese
mióporo-acuminado Portuguese
миопорум яркий Russian
miòpor Catalan