Cucumis humifructus Stent

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Type location:
South Africa
Notes: Red data status: VU D2
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 11.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 179.

Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 469. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 38.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Cucumis humifructus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cucumis humifructus
African Plant Database: Cucumis humifructus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cucumis humifructus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cucumis humifructus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cucumis humifructus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cucumis humifructus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cucumis humifructus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cucumis humifructus
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cucumis humifructus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cucumis humifructus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cucumis humifructus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cucumis humifructus
Plants of the World Online: Cucumis humifructus
Tropicos: Cucumis humifructus
Wikipedia: Cucumis humifructus

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cucumis humifructus., retrieved 2 February 2023

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