Luffa cylindrica (L.) M. Roemer [ Luffa aegyptiaca Miller]
Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden (1914-2013)
Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard.

vol. 65 (1978)
p. 330 f. 12
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name recognized:
623074 Luffa cylindrica (L.) M. Roemer
name recognized (basionym):
677233 Momordica cylindrica L.

name cited:
623059 Luffa aegyptiaca Miller

drawing: J.E. Klein
family: Cucurbitaceae
subfamily: Cucurbitoideae
tribe: Benincaseae
epithet cited: aegyptiacus,-a,-um

epithet recognized: cylindricus,-a,-um

Illustration contributed by:
Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, U.S.A.
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contact about this record homotypic synonyms:
Luffa cylindrica (L.) T. Durand & H. Durand; Momordica cylindrica L.;
heterotypic synonyms:
Bryonia cheirophylla Wall.; Cucumis pentandrus Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.; Luffa aegyptiaca Miller; Luffa fricatoria Donde; Luffa insularum A. Gray; Luffa leucosperma M. Roemer; Luffa pentandra Roxb.; Luffa petola Ser.; Luffa subangulata Miq.; Luffa sylvestris Miq.; Melothria touchanensis H. Lév.; Momordica luffa L.; Momordica luffa Vell.; Turia sativa Forssk.;
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