African Plant Database


Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Protologue : Dict. Class. Hist. Nat. 4: 19 (1824)
Information on the genus : Ecballium
Basionym : Momordica elaterium L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich. subsp. elaterium
 Momordica elaterium L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ecballium elaterium var. monoicum Batt. (1885)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Ecballium elaterium subsp. dioicum (Batt.) Costich (1988)
Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich. subsp. elaterium

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Map
carte afrique num 142569
 
Record n°142569
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