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Taxon: Thladiantha dubia Bunge

Genus: Thladiantha
Family: Cucurbitaceae tribe: Thladiantheae
Nomen number: 36539
Place of publication: Enum. pl. China bor. 29. 1833 (Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg Divers Savans 2:103. 1835)
Name verified on: 12-Apr-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Apr-2013
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • red-hailstone   (Source: Decker-Walters, p.c.) – English
  • chi bao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • jumeogchamoe   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:132) – Transcribed Korean
  • jumeogoe   (Source: F Korea ) – Transcribed Korean
  • wanggwa   (Source: F Korea ) – Transcribed Korean
  • berggurka   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

    China: China - Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan [n.]
    Eastern Asia: Korea

    Eastern Asia: Japan

  • also cultivated



Check other web resources for Thladiantha dubia Bunge:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Check 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.

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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: (08 October 2015)

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