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Group: Dicot Rank: genus 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
Nomenclature Reason: Non. utique rej. prop. but later withdrawn, see Brummitt (199: 814)

Type Specimens Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:     Projects: Antioquia , Bolivia , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Madagascar , Madidi Checklist , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Pakistan , Paraguay , Peru , WBN db

Common Names:
  • ku 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
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Bilivogui - 23 - Guinea


Bilivogui - 23 - Guinea


Bilivogui - 23 - Guinea


Drège - s.n. - South Africa


Unknown - 122 -


Synonyms
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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. 2004. Cucurbitaceae de la Peninsula de Yucatán. Etnofl. Yucatanense 22: 1–315.
  • 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 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.
  • 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
General:
  • Reference article Brummitt, R. K. 2004. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 54. Taxon 53(3): 813–825.
  • Reference article Jeffrey, C. & W. J. J. O. de Wilde. 1999. (1428-1429) Proposals to reject the names Pepo indicus and Momordica trifolia (Cucurbitaceae). Taxon 48(3): 599–600.
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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