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Taxon: Citrullus ecirrhosus Cogn.

 
Genus: Citrullus
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Benincaseae
Nomen number: 314532
Place of publication: Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 30:151. 1888
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Apr-2012
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 6 (4 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Namibia, South Africa [Northern Cape]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  3. Dane, F. & J. Liu 2007. Diversity and origin of cultivated and citron type watermelon (Citrullus lanatus) Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 54:1255-1265.
  4. Dane, F. & P. Lang 2004. Sequence variation at cpDNA regions of watermelon and related wild species: implications for the evolution of Citrullus haplotypes Amer. J. Bot. 91:1922-1929.
  5. de Winter, B. 1990. Cucurbitaceae: a new species of Citrullus (Benincaseae) from the Namib Desert, Namibia (Bothalia) 20:210.
  6. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  7. Gibbs Russell, G. E. et al. List of species of Southern African plants, ed. 2. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa v. 51. 1985; v. 56. 1987 (L SAfr)
  8. Jeffrey, C. 1975. Further notes on Cucurbitaceae: III Some southern African taxa Kew Bull. 30:478.
  9. Meeuse, A. D. J. 1962. The Cucurbitaceae of southern Africa (Bothalia) 8:58.
  10. Merxmüller, H., ed. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika. (F Namib)
  11. Navot, N. et al. 1990. Linkage relationships of genes affecting bitterness and flesh color in watermelon J. Heredity 81:162-165.

Check other web resources for Citrullus ecirrhosus Cogn. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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=314532. Accessed 11 December 2018.