EPPO Global Database

Oryza glaberrima(ORYGL)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ORYGL
  • Preferred name: Oryza glaberrima
  • Authority: Steudel

Notes

West Africa. A species raised in cultivation, its progenitor probably being Oryza barthii

Genome sequenced in 2010&


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Oryza stapfii Roshevits

Common names
Name Language
African rice English
afrikanischer Reis German
riz de Casamance French
riz flottant africain French