EPPO Global Database

Paspalum scrobiculatum(PASSC)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-17

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PASSC
  • Preferred name: Paspalum scrobiculatum
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Asia, Indian subcontinent, China, Japan, southeast Asia, Africa. Introduced into North, Central and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Paspalum akoense Hayek
Paspalum barbatum Schumacher
Paspalum cartilagineum Presl & C.Presl
Paspalum commersonii Lamarck
Paspalum frumentaceum Rottbøll
Paspalum jardinii Steudel
Paspalum ledermannii Mez
Paspalum metzii Steudel
Paspalum orbiculare G.Forster
Paspalum polystachyum R.Brown
Paspalum scrobiculatum scrobiculatum Linnaeus
Paspalum scrobiculatum var. commersonii (Lamarck) Stapf
Paspalum scrobiculatum var. polystachyum (R.Brown) Stapf

Common names
Name Language
Kodahirse German
creeping paspalum English
ditch millet English (AU)
kodo millet English
ricegrass paspalum English (US)
scrobic English
herbe à épée French
suzumenokobie Japanese
yā jiě cǎo Chinese
鸭毑草 Chinese