EPPO Global Database

Persea americana(PEBAM)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PEBAM
  • Preferred name: Persea americana
  • Authority: Miller

Notes

Mexico. Cultivated for its fruits in tropical countries generally, and in Macaronesia and the southern Mediterranean zone


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Persea americana var. drymifolia (Chamisso & Schlechtendal) Blake
Persea americana var. nubigena (Lawson) Kopp
Persea drymifolia Chamisso & Schlechtendal
Persea gratissima Gärtner
Persea persea Cockerell

Common names
Name Language
avokatotræ Danish
Avocadobirnbaum German
alligator pear English
avocado English
avocado pear English
aguacate Spanish
palta Spanish
avokado Finnish
avocatier French
avocado Italian
avocatoboom Dutch
avokado Norwegian
abacate Portuguese
abacateira Portuguese
abacateiro Portuguese
pereira-abacate Portuguese
авокадо Russian
аллигаторова груша Russian
персея американская Russian
avokado Swedish