EPPO Global Database

Trianthema portulacastrum(TRTPO)

Overview
Code created in: 2001-10-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TRTPO
  • Preferred name: Trianthema portulacastrum
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Asia (Arabia to Pakistan), India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia (Malaya, Java, Sulawesi, Philippines), China (including Taiwan),  most of Africa (except Ethiopia, southern Africa), USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest to Argentina), New Guinea. Introduced in Israel, eastern Brazil, Australia (except South, Victoria, Tasmania)

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Trianthema monanthogyna Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
black pigweed English
desert horse purslane English
giant pigweed English (AU)
horse purslane English (US)
sea purslane English (US)
turtle weed English
pourpier courant French
tianguis Spanish (HN)
verdolaga blanca Spanish
verdolaga de hoja ancha Spanish (HN)
verdolaga de plato Spanish (BO)
verdolaga de playa Spanish
verdolaga rastrera Spanish (AR)
suberihiyumodoki Japanese
スベリヒユモドキ Japanese
shelashi regelani Hebrew
שְׁלָשִׁי רְגֵלָנִי Hebrew
jiǎ hǎi mǎ chǐ shǔ Chinese
假海马齿属 Chinese
sabuni Hindi
vishakhapara Hindi
chiratika Sanskrit
dhanapatra Sanskrit