Taxon profile


Guadeloupe Cucumber
Melothria pendula L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Cucurbitales »  family Cucurbitaceae - cucurbits »  genus Melothria - melothria

Scientific synonyms

Melothria pendula var. pendula
Bryonia convolvulifolia Schltdl.
Melothria costensis C. Jeffrey
Bryonia filiformis Roxb.
Melothria fluminensis Gardner
Cucumis glaber Walter
Apodanthera gracilis Benth.
Bryonia guadalupensis Spreng.
Melothria guadalupensis (Spreng.) Cogn.
Melothria fluminensis var. microphylla Cogn.

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Melothria pendula L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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