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Parthenium hysterophorus(PTNHY)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PTNHY
  • Preferred name: Parthenium hysterophorus
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
bastard feverfew English
congress weed English
parthenium weed English (AU)
ragweed parthenium English (US)
Santa Maria feverfew English
whitetop weed English
ajenjo cimarrón Spanish (BO)
altamisa falsa Spanish (AR)
amargosa Spanish (HN)
botonera Spanish (NI)
camalote Spanish (HN)
escoba amarga Spanish (CU)
hierba amargosa Spanish (HN)
istafiate Spanish (HN)
requesón Spanish (HN)
yerba de la oveja Spanish (AR)
absinthe marron French
parthénium matricaire French
partenyon afil Hebrew
פַּרְתֶּנְיוֹן אָפִיל Hebrew
cicutilla Italian
돼지풀아재비 Korean
dwae ji pul a jae bi Korean
partenium ambrozjowate Polish
roślimianek ambrozjowaty Polish
coentro-do-mato Portuguese (BR)
losna-branca Portuguese (BR)
mentruz Portuguese (BR)
yín jiāo jú Chinese
银胶菊 Chinese
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Campanulids ( 1CMPD )
Order Asterales ( 1ASTO )
Family Asteraceae ( 1COMF )
Subfamily Asteroideae ( 1ASTS )
Genus Parthenium ( 1PTNG )
Species Parthenium hysterophorus ( PTNHY )