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Taxon: Cucurbita lundelliana L. H. Bailey

 
Genus: Cucurbita
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Cucurbiteae
Nomen number: 12595
Place of publication: Gentes Herbarum 6:297. 1943
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Jul-2014
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 22 (21 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • bitter pumpkin  (Source: F Guat) - English
  • wild pumpkin  (Source: F Guat) - English
  • ayote de caballo  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish (Guatemala)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Guatemala [Escuintla, Peten, Retalhuleu]


References:

  1. Ferriol, M. & B. Picó 2008. Pumpkin and winter squash (Handb Pl Breed Veg) 1:317-349.
  2. Fursa, T. B. & A. I. Filov 1982. Cucurbitaceae (Citrullus, Cucurbita) Kul't. Flora SSSR 21:203.
  3. Kates, H. R. et al. 2017. Evolutionary and domestication history of Cucurbita (pumpkin and squash) species inferred from 44 nuclear loci Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 111:98-109.
  4. Lira-Saade, R. 1995. Estudios taxonómicos y ecogeográficos de las Cucurbitaceae Latinoamericanas de importancia económica Syst. Ecogeogr. Stud. Crop Genepools 9:81.
  5. Nee, M. 1990. The domestication of Cucurbita (Cucurbitaceae) Econ. Bot. 44(3 suppl.):58,67.
  6. Paris, H. S. 2008. Summer squash (Handb Pl Breed Veg) 1:351-379.
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  8. Whitaker, T. W. & W. P. Bemis 1964. Evolution in the genus Cucurbita (Evolution) 18:553-559.

Check other web resources for Cucurbita lundelliana L. H. Bailey :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12595. Accessed 10 December 2018.