Cucumis myriocarpus Naudin
subsp. myriocarpus

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Syntypes from South Africa and cultivated plants
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 465 - 467. (Includes a picture).

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 166. (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.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 53.

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Flora of Botswana: Cucumis myriocarpus subsp. myriocarpus
Flora of Mozambique: Cucumis myriocarpus subsp. myriocarpus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cucumis myriocarpus subsp. myriocarpus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cucumis myriocarpus
African Plant Database: Cucumis myriocarpus
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cucumis myriocarpus
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Wikipedia: Cucumis myriocarpus

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cucumis myriocarpus subsp. myriocarpus., retrieved 24 April 2024

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