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Taxon: Cucurbita galeottii Cogn.

Synonym of Cucurbita pepo L.

Genus: Cucurbita
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Nomen number: 433318
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle & A. C. de Candolle, Monogr. phan. 3:551. 1881
Name verified on: 20-Aug-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-Aug-2003
No species priority site assigned.



  • Bailey, L. H. 1943. Species of Cucurbita. Gentes Herbarum 6:312. [accepts].
  • Lira, Dr. Rafael. 2003. pers. comm. via e–mail on 22 Aug. ["I have tried to collect C. galeottii" in Oaxaca without success. Probably "C. galeottii is only a collection of a young cultivated plant, maybe C. pepo, . the most abundant cultivated species in the type locality"].

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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