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Taxon: Cucumis melo L. subsp. agrestis (Naudin) Pangalo var. dudaim (L.) Naudin

 
Genus: Cucumis
Subgenus: Cucumis
Section: Cucumis
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Benincaseae
Nomen number: 12568
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 4, 11:69. 1859
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or C. melo Dudaim Group]
Name Verified on: 05-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Sep-2018
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • dudaim melon  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • pomegranate melon  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Queen Anne's pocket melon  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • stink melon  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Zier-Melone  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (sometimes natzd.)

References:

  1. Decker-Walters, D. S. et al. 2002. The origin and genetic affinities of wild populations of melon (Cucumis melo, Cucurbitaceae) in North America Pl. Syst. Evol. 233:183-197.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen (Zander Ency)
  3. Hammer, K. & T. Gladis 2014. Notes on infraspecific nomenclature and classifications of cultivated plants in Compositae, Cruciferae, Cucurbitaceae, Gramineae (with a remark on Triticum dicoccon Schrank) and Leguminosae Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 61:1455-1467.
  4. Kirkbride, J. H., Jr. Biosystematic monograph of the genus Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae) (Monog Cucumis) 108.
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2 (Food Feed Crops US)
  7. Munger, H. M. & R. W. Robinson 1991. Nomenclature of Cucumis melo L. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rep. 14:44.
  8. Pitrat, M. et al. 2000. Some comments on infraspecific classification of cultivars of melon Acta Hort. 510:29-36.
  9. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)

Check other web resources for Cucumis melo L. subsp. agrestis (Naudin) Pangalo var. dudaim (L.) Naudin :

  • 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?id=12568. Accessed 20 May 2019.