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Taxon: Cucumis melo L. var. cantalupensis Naudin

Synonym of Cucumis melo L. subsp. melo var. cantalupo Ser.

Genus: Cucumis subgenus: Cucumis section: Cucumis
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Nomen number: 12566
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 4, 11:47. 1859
Name verified on: 05-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 05-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 20 accessions)

References:

  • Kirkbride, J. H., Jr. 1993. Biosystematic monograph of the genus Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae). 106. [= C. melo L.].
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. [accepts].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [= C. melo Cantalupensis Group].
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • Munger, H. M. & R. W. Robinson. 1991. Nomenclature of Cucumis melo L. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rep. 14:43. [accepts].
  • Nesom, G. L. 2011. Toward consistency of taxonomic rank in wild/domesticated Cucurbitaceae. Phytoneuron 2011–13:13.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. [accepts].

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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?12566 (02 September 2014)

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