Cucumis humifructus Stent

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Zimbabwe distribution: W,C
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Red data list status: Data deficient
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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 Zambia: 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
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cucumis humifructus
JSTOR Plant Science: 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: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cucumis humifructus., retrieved 29 May 2024

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