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Taxon: Cucurbita palmata S. Watson

 
Genus: Cucurbita
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Cucurbiteae
Nomen number: 405507
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 11:137. 1876
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 33 (31 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (w.), California (s.), Nevada (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja, Sonora (n.w.)]


References:

  1. Baldwin, B. G. et al., eds. The Jepson manual: vascular plants of California (on-line resource).
  2. Bemis, W. P. & T. W. Whitaker. 1965. Natural hybridization between Cucurbita digitata and C. palmata. Madroño 18:39-47.
  3. Bemis, W. P. 1963. Interspecific hybridization in Cucurbita: II C. moschata Poir. × xerophytic species of Cucurbita. J. Heredity 54:285-289.
  4. Groff, D. & W. P. Bemis. 1967. Bivalent frequencies in interspecific hybrids fropm three xerophytic species of Cucurbita. SouthW. Naturalist 12:365-368.
  5. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  6. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  7. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  8. Lira-Saade, R. 1995. Estudios taxonómicos y ecogeográficos de las Cucurbitaceae Latinoamericanas de importancia económica. Syst. Ecogeogr. Stud. Crop Genepools 9:28, 88. Note: International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI)
  9. Nee, M. 1990. The domestication of Cucurbita (Cucurbitaceae). Econ. Bot. 44(3 suppl.):58.
  10. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  11. Whitaker, T. W. & W. P. Bemis. 1964. Evolution in the genus Cucurbita. Evolution 18:553-559.
  12. Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.

Check other web resources for Cucurbita palmata S. Watson :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405507. Accessed 21 July 2019.