EPPO Global Database

Spirodela polyrrhiza(SPIPO)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-08-21

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SPIPO
  • Preferred name: Spirodela polyrrhiza
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Schleiden

Notes

Most of Euromediterranean region, Caucasus, Siberia, Russian Far East, Western Asia, Central Asia, China, India, Japan, Korea, southeast Asia, central and eastern Africa, North, Central and South America, Australia. A floating aquatic weed. Genome sequence published in 2014

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lemna polyrhiza Linnaeus
Lemna polyrrhiza Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
duck's meat English
giant duckweed English (US)
great duckweed English
greater duckweed English (GB)
Europa-Teichlinse German
Teichlinse German
vielwurzelige Teichlinse German
Vielwurzelteichlinse German
vielwurzlige Teichlinse German
lenticule à racines nombreuses French
lentille d'eau French
spirodèle à plusieurs racines French
espirodela Spanish
lente d'acqua maggiore Italian
lente di palude Italian
lenticchia d'acqua maggiore Italian
ende-kroos Dutch
veelwortelig kroos Dutch
erva-de-pato Portuguese (BR)
stor andmat Swedish
ウキクサ Japanese
ukikusa Japanese
uki-kusa Japanese
многокоренник обыкновенный Russian
stor andemad Danish
stor andmat Norwegian
isolimaska Finnish
telli sumercimeği Turkish
agammit rabbat-sharashim Hebrew
אֲגַמִּית רַבַּת-שָׁרָשִׁים Hebrew
spirodela wielokorzeniowa Polish
bojtosbékalencse Hungarian
многокоренчеста спиродела Bulgarian
zǐ píng Chinese
紫萍 Chinese
višekorjenska barska leća Croatian
závitka mnohokořenná Czech
hulgajuurine vesilääts Estonian
parastā spirodela Latvian
daugiašaknė maurė Lithuanian
spirodelka mnohokoreňová Slovak
žabnička mnohokoreňová Slovak
navadna žabja leča Slovene
спіродела багатокоренева Ukrainian