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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
Type-Protologue
Locality: Sri Lanka:
Collector and Number: Herb. Clifford: 451, Momordica 3
Institution(s): LT: BM
New Name:
!Luffa aegyptiaca Mill. 
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Combinations for this basionym:
!Luffa cylindrica (L.) M. Roem.
Projects: Bolivia , Ecuador , Madagascar , Mesoamericana , Pakistan , Panama

Keywords: CEC, PAK

Synonyms
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Accepted Names
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  • Luffa aegyptiaca L.
  • Luffa aegyptiaca 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 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 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 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 Hokche, O., P. E. Berry & O. Huber. (eds.) 2008. Nuevo Cat. Fl. Vasc. Venez. 1–859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela, Caracas.
    • Reference article Zuloaga, F. O., O. Morrone, M. J. Belgrano, C. Marticorena & E. Marchesi. (eds.) 2008. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares del Cono Sur. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 107(1–3): i–xcvi, 1–3348.
    • 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 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.
  • Luffa cylindrica (L.) M. Roem.
    • Reference article Keraudren, M. 1966. Cucurbitacees. Fl. Madagasc. 185: 1–165. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library
    • Reference article McVaugh, R. 2001. Ochnaceae to Loasaceae. 3: 9–751. In R. McVaugh (ed.) Fl. Novo-Galiciana. The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
    • 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 Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali (eds). 1980-2005. Fl. Pakistan Univ. of Karachi, Karachi.
    • 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 Jørgensen, P. M., M. H. Nee & S. G. Beck. (eds.) 2014. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 127(1–2): i–viii, 1–1744.
    • Reference article Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez. (eds.) 1999. Cat. Vasc. Pl. Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75: i–viii, 1–1181.
    • Reference article Keraudren, M. 1990. 101. Cucurbitacées. Fl. Mascareignes 1–22.
    • Reference article Nee, M. 1993. Cucurbitaceae. Fl. Veracruz 74: 1–133.
References
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Homonyms
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  • *Momordica luffa Vell. Florae Fluminensis, seu, Descriptionum plantarum parectura Fluminensi sponte mascentium liber primus ad systema sexuale concinnatus 10: t. 93. 1827. (Fl. Flumin.)

Subordinate Taxa
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Literature Based Distribution
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Mapping will be based on a standard reference mark based on political units when available.
  • Asia
    • Sri Lanka : SPECIMEN BASED RECORD. Published protolog data.
 
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