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Group: Dicot Rank: species Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, D, 275

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1009. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: as "Charantia"
Type-Protologue
Locality: Habitat in India
Distribution: India
Type Specimens
  • LT: Herb. Clifford: 451, Momordica 2; ; (BM-000647445) LT designated by Jeffrey in Milne-Redhead & Polhill (ed.), Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Cucurbitaceae 31 (1967)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details Projects: Antioquia , Bolivia , China , Costa Rica , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Madagascar , Madidi Checklist , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Pakistan , Panama , Paraguay , Peru

Common Names:
  • Balsam-apple (English)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • balsam-apple (English, United States)
  • balsam-pear (English, United States)
  • bitter cucumber (English, United States)
  • bitter gourd (English, United States)
  • Cunde amor (Spanish)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • karela (Pakistan)
    • No References available
  • ku gua (pinyiin, China)
    • Reference article Flora of China Editorial Committee. 2011. Flora of China (Curcurbitaceae through Valerianaceae with Annonaceae and Berberidaceae). 19: 1–884. In C. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong (eds.) Fl. China. Science Press & Missouri Botanical Garden Press, Beijing & St. Louis.
  • la-kwa (English, United States)
  • Melo de ratón (Spanish)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • Papayiyo (Spanish)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • Pepinillo (Spanish)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • Pepino cimarrón (Spanish)
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez & S. Knapp. 1995. Psilotaceae a Salviniaceae. 1: i–xxi, 1–470. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez & A.O. Chater (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D. F.
  • Soros
    • No References available
  • Sorosí
    • No References available
  • Soros-medicinal (spanish, Nicaragua, Managua)
    • No References available
Keywords: BCA, BOL, CEC, FAC, FCC, FTEA, MAD, MCH, FNA1506

 
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