EPPO Global Database

Zea mays(ZEAMX)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ZEAMX
  • Preferred name: Zea mays
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Central America, now cultivated throughout warmer regions of the world

Genome sequence published in 2009
WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Zea mays subsp. mays Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
zhurah shâmîyah Arabic
ذرة شامية Arabic
кукуруза Belarusian
царевица Bulgarian
blat de les Índies Catalan
blat de moro Catalan
dacsa Catalan
moresc Catalan
panís Catalan
kukuřice setá Czech
majs Danish
gemeiner Mais German
Kukuruz German
Mais German
Welschkorn German
καλαμπόκι Greek
corn English (US)
Indian corn English
maize English (GB)
maíz Spanish
maíz común Spanish
harilik mais Estonian
mais Estonian
maissi Finnish
blé de Turquie French
maïs French
zéa maïs French
kukuruz Croatian
kukuruz  Croatian
kukorica Hungarian
frumentone Italian
granone Italian
granoturco Italian
granturco Italian
mais Italian
mais comune Italian
melga Italian
sorgoturco Italian
トウモロコシ Japanese
tô-morokoshi Japanese
paprastasis kukurūzas Lithuanian
parastā kukurūza Latvian
gewone mais Dutch
maïs Dutch
mais Norwegian
kukurydza Polish
kukurydza zwyczajna Polish
milho Portuguese
milho-comum Portuguese
porumb Romanian
кукуруза Russian
кукуруза обыкновенная Russian
маис Russian
kukurica siata Slovak
koruza Slovene
misër Albanian
majs Swedish
majs Swedish
vanlig majs Swedish
mısır Turkish
кукурудза звичайна Ukrainian
yù shǔ shǔ shǔ Chinese
玉蜀黍属 Chinese