African Plant Database


Cucumella reticulata R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Cucumella
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cucumis reticulatus (A. Fern. & R. Fern.) Ghebret. & Thulin (- fide Nonon 17: 177 (2007).)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cucumis reticulatus (A. Fern. & R. Fern.) Ghebret. & Thulin (2007)
 Cucumis reticulatus (R. Fern. & A. Fern.) H. Schaef.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial plant with annual, slender, prostrate stem to 90 cm long (or more?), simple or ramose upwards; tendrils absent; seed unknown.
Ecology : By path through Uapaca-Terminalia woodland adjacent to “lateritic” grassland; 1300-1360 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°25838
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