Plant threats to Pacific ecosystems
Species listed by common name
beginning with the letter  X

A product of the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER)

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This page lists all species profiled on PIER with common names beginning with the letter X.  A list of all PIER species by common name is also available, but it is a large list and may take a while to load on systems with slower internet connections. 
Browse this list or use the "find" function on your web browser to search by common name, then use the link provided to access the species information via its scientific name.  If we have omitted or misspelled a common name, please contact us at

Common name Language Scientific name
xcambalhan Spanish Dorstenia contrajerva (Moraceae)
xi bo li ya jian gu ying Chinese Agrostis stolonifera (Poaceae)
xi fan lian Chinese Passiflora caerulea (Passifloraceae)
xi ge cao Chinese Phalaris minor (Poaceae)
xi gua Chinese Citrullus lanatus (Cucurbitaceae)
xi han lian zi cao Chinese Alternanthera philoxeroides (Amaranthaceae)
xi lan rou gui Chinese Cinnamomum verum (Lauraceae)
xi mao ya zui cao Chinese Ischaemum ciliare (Poaceae)
xi ming Chinese Thlaspi arvense (Brassicaceae)
xi zhi mu ma huang Chinese Casuarina cunninghamiana (Casuarinaceae)
xi zhu xi fan lian Chinese Passiflora suberosa (Passifloraceae)
xia ku cao Chinese Prunella vulgaris (Lamiaceae)
xia piao fu cao Chinese Fimbristylis aestivalis (Cyperaceae)
xia ye du jiao jin Chinese Striga angustifolia (Orobanchaceae)
xia ye mu ban xia Chinese Elaeagnus angustifolia (Elaeagnaceae)
xian Chinese Amaranthus tricolor (Amaranthaceae)
xian cai Chinese Amaranthus tricolor (Amaranthaceae)
xian mao ma tang Chinese Digitaria ciliaris (Poaceae)
xian ren zhang Chinese Opuntia dillenii (Cactaceae)
xian xi teng Chinese Abrus precatorius (Fabaceae)
xian xia hua Chinese Vernonia patula (Asteraceae)
xian ye bai rong cao Chinese Leucas lavandulifolia (Lamiaceae)
xian ye nan yang shen Chinese Polyscias cumingiana (Araliaceae)
xian ye teng Chinese Stictocardia tiliifolia (Convolvulaceae)
xian ye zhu shi dou Chinese Crotalaria linifolia (Fabaceae)
xiang cao Chinese Pennisetum purpureum (Poaceae)
xiang er dou Chinese Enterolobium cyclocarpum (Fabaceae)
xiang feng hua Chinese Melissa officinalis (Lamiaceae)
xiang fu zi Chinese Cyperus rotundus (Cyperaceae)
xiang gen cao Chinese Chrysopogon zizanioides (Poaceae)
xiang he zi Chinese Hura crepitans (Euphorbiaceae)
xiang hua cai Chinese Mentha spicata (Lamiaceae)
xiang huang hua mao Chinese Anthoxanthum odoratum (Poaceae)
xiang jiao shu Chinese Hevea brasiliensis (Euphorbiaceae)
xiang ri kui Chinese Helianthus annuus (Asteraceae)
xiang si zi Chinese Abrus precatorius (Fabaceae)
xiang xue qiu Chinese Lobularia maritima (Brassicaceae)
xiang ya hua Chinese Erythrina speciosa (Fabaceae)
xiao bo gu Chinese Justicia gendarussa (Acanthaceae)
xiao deng xin cao Chinese Juncus bufonius (Juncaceae)
xiao guo ye xia zhu Chinese Phyllanthus reticulatus (Phyllanthaceae)
xiao hua mei cao Chinese Eragrostis minor (Poaceae)
xiao jin qián Chinese Dichondra micrantha (Convolvulaceae)
xiao la Chinese Ligustrum sinense (Oleaceae)
xiao li ka fei Chinese Coffea arabica (Rubiaceae)
xiao lu huo Chinese Rhynchosia minima (Fabaceae)
xiao peng cao Chinese Conyza canadensis (Asteraceae)
xiao que gua Chinese Cyclanthera pedata (Cucurbitaceae)
xiao shi zi cao Chinese Hygrophila polysperma (Acanthaceae)
xiao suan jiang Chinese Physalis minima (Solanaceae)
xiao suan mo Chinese Rumex acetosella (Polygonaceae)
xiao xin ye shu Chinese Ipomoea obscura (Convolvulaceae)
xiao xuan ling hua Chinese Malvaviscus arboreus (Malvaceae)
xiao ya cao Chinese Dentella repens (Rubiaceae)
xiao ye leng shui hua Chinese Pilea microphylla (Urticaceae)
xie wei shan ma huang Chinese Desmodium scorpiurus (Fabaceae)
xin ye huang hua ren Chinese Sida cordifolia (Malvaceae)
xing xing cao Chinese Euphorbia cyathophora (Euphorbiaceae)
xiong er cao Chinese Ageratum houstonianum (Asteraceae)
xiu qi Chinese Coronopus didymus (Brassicaceae)
xu sui zi Chinese Euphorbia lathyris (Euphorbiaceae)
xue fo li ye zi Chinese Chamaedorea seifrizii (Arecaceae)

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