EPPO Global Database

Tridax procumbens(TRQPR)

Code created in: 2001-03-10

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TRQPR
  • Preferred name: Tridax procumbens
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (western, to Uruguay), Introduced in Western Asia, Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia (Philippines), China (including Taiwan), Japan, much of Africa, Madagascar, USA (southern), New Guinea, Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
coat buttons English (US)
Mexican daisy English
tridax daisy English (AU)
niederliegender Dreibiß German
herbe caille French
tridas couché French
cadillo chisaca Spanish
hierba del toro Spanish
mata gusano Spanish
romerillo de loma Spanish (CU)
erva-de-touro Portuguese (BR)
tridax Swedish
kotobukigiku Japanese
コトブキギク Japanese
тридакс лежачий Russian
yǔ máng jú Chinese
羽芒菊 Chinese
ghamra Hindi
khal-muriya Hindi
tal-muriya Hindi
jayanti veda Sanskrit