EPPO Global Database

Typhonium divaricatum(TYNDI)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TYNDI
  • Preferred name: Typhonium divaricatum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Decaisne

Notes

India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China (including Taiwan), Indochina, Malesia, New Guinea. Used in traditional Chinese medicine. Introduced in East Africa, Brazil, Australia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Typhonium flagelliforme von Blume
Typhonium roxburghii Schott

Common names
Name Language
rodent tuber English
fula-mal-cheirosa Portuguese
biān yán lí tóu jiān Chinese
鞭檐犁头尖 Chinese