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Blutaparon vermiculare(PHJVE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHJVE
  • Preferred name: Blutaparon vermiculare
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Mears

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gomphrena vermicularis Linnaeus
Iresine vermicularis Moquin-Tandon
Philoxerus vermicularis (Linnaeus) Palisot de Beauvois

Common names
Name Language
salt weed English
silverhead English
hierba de sal Spanish
yerba de sal Spanish (BO)
irésine vermiculaire French
bredinho Portuguese (BR)
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Basal core eudicots ( 1CEUD )
Order Caryophyllales ( 1CAFO )
Family Amaranthaceae ( 1AMAF )
Subfamily Gomphrenoideae ( 1GMPS )
Genus Blutaparon ( 1BPNG )
Species Blutaparon vermiculare ( PHJVE )