EPPO Global Database

Richardia scabra(RCHSC)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: RCHSC
  • Preferred name: Richardia scabra
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Tropical and subtropical America. Naturalizes as a weed elsewhere

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Richardsonia pilosa Kunth
Richardsonia scabra (Linnaeus) St-Hilaire

Common names
Name Language
Florida pusley English (US)
Mexican clover English (AU)
crucito Spanish (HN)
ipeca amilacea Spanish
ipecacuana blanca Spanish
poaia-do-cerrado Portuguese (BR)
hashi-kagusa-modoki Japanese
ハシカグサモドキ Japanese
mo mu xu Chinese
墨苜蓿 Chinese