EPPO Global Database

Sida linifolia(SIDLI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SIDLI
  • Preferred name: Sida linifolia
  • Authority: Cavanilles


Sénégal to Tchad, Guinée to Nigeria and Cameroon, Gabon, Zaïre, East Africa, Angola, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Introduced in India, Indochina (Thailand)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sida angustissima Miquel
Sida campi Vellozo
Sida longifolia Brandegee
Sida viminea Link

Common names
Name Language
gran balé French
guaxima Portuguese (BR)
malva-lingua-de-tucano Portuguese (BR)
vassoura Portuguese (BR)