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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, D, 275

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1011. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: as "Anguria"
Locality: Habitat in Jamaica
Distribution: Jamaica
Type Specimens
  • LT: ; ; Jamaica. Plant cultivated at Uppsala, Sweden (LINN-1152.6) LT designated by Jeffrey in Stoffers & Lindeman (ed.), Fl. Suriname 5(1): 486 (1984); also by Staples (1989); and by Joseph H. Kirkbride, Jr., Biosystematic monograph of the genus Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae). 39 (1993)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details Projects: Antioquia , Bolivia , Costa Rica , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Panama , Paraguay , Peru

Common Names:
  • bur gherkin (English, United States)
  • goar-berry gourd (English, United States)
  • gooseberry gourd (English, United States)
  • Sandía 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.
  • West Indian gherkin (English, United States)

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