EPPO Global Database

Cenchrus longisetus(PESVI)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PESVI
  • Preferred name: Cenchrus longisetus
  • Authority: .Johnston

Notes

Ethiopia, Somalia, Western Asia (Arabia). A weed species. Introduced in Mediterranean, India, Indochina (Myanmar), Malesia, southern Africa, Madagascar, USA, Mexico, Caribbean, South America (Colombia to Chile and Argentina, eastern Brazil), New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cenchrus villosus (Fresenius) Kuntze
Pennisetum villosum Fresenius

Common names
Name Language
feathertop English
long-style feathergrass English (AU)
zottige Borstenhirse German
zottiges Federborstengras German
pennisète velu French
pennisétum velu French
penniseto lanceolato Italian
penniseto villoso Italian
borstelveergras Dutch
penachinhos Portuguese
plumas-de-seda Portuguese
перистощетинник мохнатый Russian
piórkówka kosmata Polish
rozplenica kosmata Polish
penniset pelut Catalan