EPPO Global Database

Sacciolepis indica(SAEIN)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SAEIN
  • Preferred name: Sacciolepis indica
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Chase


Russian Far East, Himalayas, Indochina, Malesia, China, Japan, Korea, Mali to Ethiopia, to Angola and Mozambique, South Africa, New Guinea, Australia (except South, Victoria, Tasmania). Introduced in Madagascar, USA, Central America, South America (Ecuador, northeastern Brazil)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aira indica Linnaeus
Hymenachne indica Büse
Hymenachne indica var. oryzetorum (Makino) T. Koyama
Panicum indicum Linnaeus
Saccharum auriculata Stapf
Saccharum myuros (Lamarck) Chase
Sacciolepis angusta (Trinius) Stapf
Sacciolepis indica subsp. oryzetorum (Makino) T. Koyama
Sacciolepis indica var. oryzetorum (Makino) Ohwi

Common names
Name Language
Glenwood grass English
India cupscale English
hai-numeri Japanese
hai-numerigusa Japanese
numerigusa Japanese
ヌメリグサ Japanese
ハイヌメリ Japanese
ハイヌメリグサ Japanese
náng yǐng cǎo Chinese
囊颖草 Chinese