A database to support plant pest diagnostic activities

Salvinia molesta(SAVMO)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
EPPO GD contains information about geographical distribution, host plants, and more...
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: SAVMO
  • Preferred name: Salvinia molesta
  • Authority: Mitchell

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Salvinia adnata Desvaux

Common names
Name Language
Bueschelfarn German
Lästiger Schwimmfarn German
African payal English
African pyle English
aquarium watermoss English
Australian azolla English
giant azolla English
giant salvinia English
Kariba weed English
salvinia moss English
water fern English
water spangles English
salvinia géante French
salvinie auriculée French
salvinie massive French
grote vlotvaren Dutch
murure-carrapatinho Portuguese
сальвиния вредная Russian
öronsimbräken Swedish
rén yàn huái cài pín Chinese
rén yàn huái yè píng Chinese
人厌槐叶苹 Chinese
人厭槐菜蘋 Chinese (TW)
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Pteridophyta ( 1PTEP )
Class Pteridopsida ( 1PTEC )
Order Salviniales ( 1SAVO )
Family Salviniaceae ( 1SAVF )
Subfamily Salvinioideae ( 1SAVS )
Genus Salvinia ( 1SAVG )
Species Salvinia molesta ( SAVMO )