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Ecballium elaterium

Ecballium elaterium , Photo: Michael Lahanas

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Cucurbitales
Familia: Cucurbitaceae
Subfamilia: Cucurbitoideae
Tribus: Benincaseae
Subtribus: Benincasinae
Genus: Ecballium
Species: Ecballium elaterium
Subspecies: E. e. subsp. elaterium - E. e. subsp. dioicum

Name

Ecballium elaterium (L.) A.Rich., Dictionnaire classique d'Histoire Naturelle 6 1824.

Basionym

* Momordica elaterium L., Sp. Pl., éd. 1 : 1010. 1753.

References

* International Plant Names Index (IPNI). 10 Febr 2009 [1].

Vernacular names
Internationalization
Ελληνικά, Κυπριακά: Πετραγγουρκά, Σπουρτόχορτον
Svenska: Sprutgurka

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