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Group: Dicot Rank: genus 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
Type Specimens
  • LT: Cucumis sativus L. LT designated by Green, Prop. Brit. Bot. 190 (1929); the earlier lectotypification by N. L. Britton & P. Wilson, Scient. Surv. Porto Rico 6: 264 (1925) is ineffective
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details Projects: Antioquia , Bolivia , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Madagascar , Madidi Checklist , Mesoamericana , Missouri , Nicaragua , Pakistan , Paraguay , Peru

Common Names:
  • huang gua shu (pinyin, 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.
Keywords: BCA, BOL, CEC, FCC, MC, PAK, FNA

Synonyms
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  • Cucumella Chiov.
    • Reference article Schatz, G. E., S. Andriambololonera, Andrianarivelo, M. W. Callmander, Faranirina, P. P. Lowry, P. B. Phillipson, Rabarimanarivo, J. I. Raharilala, Rajaonary, Rakotonirina, R. H. Ramananjanahary, B. Ramandimbisoa, A. Randrianasolo, N. Ravololomanana, Z.S. Rogers, C.M. Taylor & G. A. Wahlert. 2011. Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 0(0): 0–0.
  • Melo Mill.
    • Reference article Wunderlin, R. P. 1978. Flora of Panama, Part IX. Family 182. Cucurbitaceae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65(1): 285–366. View in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
    • Reference article Lira Saade, R. 2004. Cucurbitaceae de la Peninsula de Yucatán. Etnofl. Yucatanense 22: 1–315.
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera. 2009. Cucurbitaceae a Polemoniaceae. 4(1): i–xvi, 1–855. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México.
  • Oreosyce Hook. f.
    • Reference article Schatz, G. E., S. Andriambololonera, Andrianarivelo, M. W. Callmander, Faranirina, P. P. Lowry, P. B. Phillipson, Rabarimanarivo, J. I. Raharilala, Rajaonary, Rakotonirina, R. H. Ramananjanahary, B. Ramandimbisoa, A. Randrianasolo, N. Ravololomanana, Z.S. Rogers, C.M. Taylor & G. A. Wahlert. 2011. Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 0(0): 0–0.
  • Rigocarpus Neck.
    • Reference article Wunderlin, R. P. 1978. Flora of Panama, Part IX. Family 182. Cucurbitaceae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65(1): 285–366. View in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
    • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera. 2009. Cucurbitaceae a Polemoniaceae. 4(1): i–xvi, 1–855. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México.
Accepted Names
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References
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Accepted By:
  • Reference article Davidse, G., M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera. 2009. Cucurbitaceae a Polemoniaceae. 4(1): i–xvi, 1–855. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México.
  • Reference article Dieterle, J. V. A. 1976. Cucurbitaceae. In Nash, D.L. (Ed.), Flora of Guatemala - Part X, Number 4. Fieldiana, Bot. 24(11/4): 306–395.
  • 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.
  • Reference article Forzza, R. C. 2010. Lista de espécies Flora do Brasil http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br/2010. Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro.
  • Reference article González Ramírez, J. & L. J. Poveda Álvarez. 2010. Cucurbitaceae. En: Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica. Vol. 5. B.E. Hammel, M.H. Grayum, C. Herrera & N. Zamora (eds.). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 119: 137–181.
  • Reference article Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., R. D. C. Ortiz, R. Callejas Posada & M. Merello. (eds.) 2011. Fl. Antioquia: Cat. 2: 9–939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Reference article Jeffrey, C. 2001. Cucurbitaceae. En: Stevens, W. D., C. Ulloa, A. Pool & O. M. Montiel (eds.), Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1): 688–717.
  • Reference article Jeffrey, C. & B. Trujillo. 1992. Cucurbitaceae. 5(1): 11–202. In T. Lasser (ed.) Fl. Venezuela. Fondo Editorial Acta Científica Venezolana, Caracas.
  • Reference article Lira Saade, R. 2001. Familia Cucurbitaceae. 92: 1–120. In J. Rzedowski & G. Calderón de Rzedowski (eds.) Fl. Bajío. Instituto de Ecología A.C., Pátzcuaro.
  • Reference article Lira Saade, R. 2004. Cucurbitaceae de la Peninsula de Yucatán. Etnofl. Yucatanense 22: 1–315.
  • Reference article McVaugh, R. 2001. Cucurbitaceae. 3: 483–652. In R. McVaugh (ed.) Fl. Novo-Galiciana. The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
  • Reference article Molina Rosito, A. 1975. Enumeración de las plantas de Honduras. Ceiba 19(1): 1–118.
  • Reference article Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali (eds). 1980-2005. Fl. Pakistan Univ. of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Reference article Nee, M. 1993. Cucurbitaceae. Fl. Veracruz 74: 1–133.
  • Reference article Stevens, W. D., C. Ulloa Ulloa, A. Pool & O. M. Montiel. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85: i–xlii,.
  • Reference article Wunderlin, R. P. 1978. Flora of Panama, Part IX. Family 182. Cucurbitaceae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65(1): 285–366. View in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Homonyms
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Specimens
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Specimen coordinates enclosed in square brackets [ ] have been approximated based on political units.
Literature Based Distribution
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Mapping will be based on a standard reference mark based on political units when available.
  • South America
    • Brazil : Forzza, R. C. 2010. Lista de espécies Flora do Brasil http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br/2010. Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro.
  • Asia
    • China : 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.
  • Mesoamerica
    • Costa Rica : González Ramírez, J. & L. J. Poveda Álvarez. 2010. Cucurbitaceae. En: Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica. Vol. 5. B.E. Hammel, M.H. Grayum, C. Herrera & N. Zamora (eds.). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 119: 137–181.
    • Honduras : Molina Rosito, A. 1975. Enumeración de las plantas de Honduras. Ceiba 19(1): 1–118.
    • Mexico : Lira Saade, R. 2004. Cucurbitaceae de la Peninsula de Yucatán. Etnofl. Yucatanense 22: 1–315.
  • North America
    • United States : USDA, NRCS. 2007. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge.
  • South America
    • Venezuela : Jeffrey, C. & B. Trujillo. 1992. Cucurbitaceae. 5(1): 11–202. In T. Lasser (ed.) Fl. Venezuela. Fondo Editorial Acta Científica Venezolana, Caracas.
    • Colombia Antioquia: Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., R. D. C. Ortiz, R. Callejas Posada & M. Merello. (eds.) 2011. Fl. Antioquia: Cat. 2: 9–939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
 
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