EPPO Global Database

Urochloa panicoides(UROPA)

Code created in: 2001-03-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: UROPA
  • Preferred name: Urochloa panicoides
  • Authority: Palisot de Beauvois


Southeast Mediterranean (Egypt, Israel), Western Asia, Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, China, Tchad and Sudan to central and southern Africa, Madagascar. Introduced in northwest Europe, Korea, USA (southwest), Mexico, Caribbean (Cuba), South America (Bolivia, Argentina), Australia (South, Queensland, New South Wales), New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Panicum urochloa Steudel

Common names
Name Language
garden urochloa English
liverseedgrass English (AU)
sharp-flowered signalgrass English
leverhirs Swedish
хвостовка просовидная Russian