African Plant Database

Cucumis megacarpus G. Don
Protologue : Gen. Hist. 3: 28 (1834)
Information on the genus : Cucumis
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Luffa cylindrica M. Roem. (- fide IPNI, in syn. to Luffa aegyptiaca)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Luffa cylindrica M. Roem. (1846)
=Momordica cylindrica L. (1753)
=Luffa aegyptiaca Mill. (1768)
=Luffa cylindrica var. agrestis Berhaut
=Bryonia cheirophylla Wall.
=*Cucumis acutangulus Wall. non L.
=Cucumis lineatus Bosc (1792)
=Luffa scabra Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Momordica luffa L. (1753)
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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