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Taxon: Cucurbita argyrosperma C. Huber subsp. argyrosperma var. callicarpa L. Merrick & D. M. Bates

 
Genus: Cucurbita
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Cucurbiteae
Nomen number: 316092
Place of publication: Baileya 23:97. 1989
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or C. argyrosperma Callicarpa Group]
Name Verified on: 19-Jun-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 14 (14 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • green-stripe cushaw  (Source: Baileya) - English
  • Japanese pie pumpkin  (Source: Biol Cucurb) - English
  • white cushaw  (Source: Biol Cucurb) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit; seeds (fide Baileya 23:97. 1989); seeds (fide Baileya 23:97. 1989)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • Mexico (w.), United States (s.w.)


References:

  1. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  2. Merrick, L. C. 1990. Systematics and evolution of a domesticated squash, Cucurbita argyrosperma, and its wild and weedy relatives (Biol Cucurb) 77-95.
  3. Merrick, L. C. & D. M. Bates 1989. Classification and nomenclature of Cucurbita argyrosperma (Baileya) 23:94-102.
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Cucurbita argyrosperma C. Huber subsp. argyrosperma var. callicarpa L. Merrick & D. M. Bates :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?316092. Accessed 21 March 2019.