EPPO Global Database

Brachiaria mutica(PANPU)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-05-25

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PANPU
  • Preferred name: Brachiaria mutica
  • Authority: (Forsskål) Stapf

Notes

Tropics (origin perhaps in Africa, but not certainly). Widely cultivated as a forage grass

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Brachiaria purpurascens (Raddi) Henrard
Panicum barbinode Trinius
Panicum muticum Forsskål
Panicum numidianum Lamarck
Panicum purpurascens Raddi
Urochloa mutica (Forsskål) Nguyen

Common names
Name Language
buffalo grass English
California grass English
Dutch grass English
giant couch English
Mauritius signalgrass English
Para grass English (US)
Scotch grass English
tall panicum English (US)
Paragras German
herbe de Para French
angola Spanish
gramalote Spanish
hierba bruja Spanish (CU)
hierba bruja Spanish
hierba de Pará Spanish
malojilla Spanish
malojillo Spanish (HN)
papare Spanish
parana Spanish
pasto de Pará Spanish (CO)
pasto Pará Spanish
yerba janeiro Spanish (EC)
yerba paéz Spanish (DO)
zacate para Spanish (HN)
capim-de-Angola Portuguese (BR)
capim-de-corte Portuguese (BR)
capim-de-planta Portuguese (BR)
capim-do-pará Portuguese (BR)
vapim-fino Portuguese (BR)
paragurasu Japanese
パラグラス Japanese
ветвянка тупая Russian
параграс Russian
парана Russian
nismanit kippachat Hebrew
נִסְמָנִית קִפַּחַת Hebrew
chińska nazwa Polish
łacińska nazwa Polish
para trawa Polish
ba la cao Chinese
巴拉草 Chinese