EPPO Global Database

Paspalum conjugatum(PASCO)

Code created in: 2002-07-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PASCO
  • Preferred name: Paspalum conjugatum
  • Authority: Bergius


USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Introduced in Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China (including Taiwan), Indochina, Malesia, Guinée to Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gabon to Tanzania, Angola, Madagascar, New Guinea, New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Digitaria conjugata Schultes
Panicum conjugatum Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
buffalograss English
hilograss English
sourgrass English (AU)
sour paspalum English (US)
herbe créole French
cañamazo amargo Spanish (HN)
grama de antena Spanish
hierba agria Spanish
horquetilla Spanish
pasto horquilla Spanish
tarurco Spanish (BO)
capim-amargo Portuguese
capim-azedo Portuguese (BR)
capim-forquilha Portuguese (BR)
capim-gordo Portuguese (BR)
capim-marreca Portuguese (BR)
catuaba Portuguese (BR)
grama-azeda Portuguese (BR)
ogasawarasuzumenohie Japanese
liǎng ěr cǎo Chinese
两耳草 Chinese
rumput kerbau Indonesian