African Plant Database

Luffa scabra Schumach. & Thonn.
Protologue : Beskr. Guin. Pl. 405 (1827)  
Information on the genus : Luffa
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Luffa cylindrica M. Roem.
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)
=Cucumis megacarpus G. Don (1834)
=Momordica luffa L. (1753)
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°60348
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