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.

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
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): 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
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cucumis humifructus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cucumis humifructus
Ispot Southern Africa: Cucumis humifructus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cucumis humifructus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cucumis humifructus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cucumis humifructus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Cucumis humifructus
Tropicos: Cucumis humifructus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cucumis humifructus., retrieved 23 April 2019

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