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Taxon: Cucurbita ×scabridifolia L. H. Bailey

Genus: Cucurbita
Family: Cucurbitaceae tribe: Cucurbiteae.
Nomen number: 314229
Place of publication: Gentes Herb. 6:312. 1943
Comment: probable hybrid, C. pedatifolia × C. foetidissima
Name verified on: 17-Feb-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Feb-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • calabacilla venenosa   (Source: F Bajio ) – Spanish
  • calabacita   (Source: F Bajio ) – Spanish

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Hidalgo, Queretaro

References:

  • Fursa, T. B. & A. I. Filov. 1982. Cucurbitaceae (Citrullus, Cucurbita). Kul't. Flora SSSR 21:206. [= C. foetidissima var. scabridifolia (L. H. Bailey) Filov].
  • Lira-Saade, R. 1995. Estudios taxonómicos y ecogeográficos de las Cucurbitaceae Latinoamericanas de importancia económica. Syst. Ecogeogr. Stud. Crop Genepools 9:94–95.
  • Nee, M. 1990. The domestication of Cucurbita (Cucurbitaceae). Econ. Bot. 44(3 suppl.):58. [mentions].
  • Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1991–. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. [both native and adventive in xeric shrublands].
More:

Check other web resources for Cucurbita ×scabridifolia L. H. Bailey:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?314229 (23 April 2014)

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