EPPO Global Database

Mecardonia procumbens(PAGDI)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PAGDI
  • Preferred name: Mecardonia procumbens
  • Authority: Small

Notes

USA (southwest), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America. Introduced in Indian subcontinent, China (Taiwan), southeast Asia, some African countries


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bacopa procumbens (Miller) Greenman
Erinus procumbens Miller
Herpestis chamaedryoides Kunth
Mecardonia dianthera (Swartz) Pennell
Pagesia dianthera (Swartz) Pennington

Common names
Name Language
baby jump-up English
hierba de culebra amarella Spanish
trencilla Spanish (MX)