Accepted scientific name:
Cucumis melo subsp. melo L. (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Cucumis melo subsp. melo L.
Synonyms:
Cucumis arenarius Schum. & Thonn. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis arenarius Schum. & Thonn.
Cucumis aromaticus Royle (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis aromaticus Royle
Cucumis bisexualis A.M. Lu & G.C. Wang (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis bisexualis A.M. Lu & G.C. Wang
Cucumis campechianus Kunth (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis campechianus Kunth
Cucumis cantalupensis Haberle ex M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis cantalupensis Haberle ex M. Roem.
Cucumis cantalupo Reichb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis cantalupo Reichb.
Cucumis chaete Wall. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis chaete Wall.
Cucumis chate Hasselq. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis chate Hasselq.
Cucumis chinensis (Pangalo) Pangalo (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis chinensis (Pangalo) Pangalo
Cucumis chito Morr. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis chito Morr.
Cucumis cicatrisatus Stocks (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis cicatrisatus Stocks
Cucumis collosus (Rottler) Cogn. (synonym)
Cucumis cubensis Gand. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis cubensis Gand.
Cucumis cubensis Schrad. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis cubensis Schrad.
Cucumis deliciosus Salisb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis deliciosus Salisb.
Cucumis dudaim L. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis dudaim L.
Cucumis eriocarpus Boiss. & Noe (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis eriocarpus Boiss. & Noe
Cucumis erivanicus Hort. ex Steud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis erivanicus Hort. ex Steud.
Cucumis flexuosus L. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis flexuosus L.
Cucumis gurmia Wall. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis gurmia Wall.
Cucumis jamaicensis Bert. ex Spreng. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis jamaicensis Bert. ex Spreng.
Cucumis jucunda F. Müll. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis jucunda F. Müll.
Cucumis laevigatus Chiov. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis laevigatus Chiov.
Cucumis maculatus Willd. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis maculatus Willd.
Cucumis madraspatanus Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis madraspatanus Roxb.
Cucumis melo var. cantalupensis Naud. (synonym)
Cucumis melo var. chinensis Pangalo (synonym)
Cucumis melo var. dudaim (L. ) Naud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis melo var. dudaim (L. ) Naud.
Cucumis melo var. flexuosus Naud. (synonym)
Cucumis melo var. microcarpus Pangalo (synonym)
Cucumis melopepo Steud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis melopepo Steud.
Cucumis microcarpus (Pangalo) Pangalo (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis microcarpus (Pangalo) Pangalo
Cucumis momordica Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis momordica Roxb.
Cucumis odoratissimus Moench (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis odoratissimus Moench
Cucumis officinarum-melo Crantz (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis officinarum-melo Crantz
Cucumis orientalis Kudr. (synonym)
Cucumis pancherianus Naud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis pancherianus Naud.
Cucumis pedatifidus Schrad. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis pedatifidus Schrad.
Cucumis persicodorus Seiz. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis persicodorus Seiz.
Cucumis persicus M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis persicus M. Roem.
Cucumis picrocarpus F. Müll. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis picrocarpus F. Müll.
Cucumis pictus Jacq. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis pictus Jacq.
Cucumis princeps Wender. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis princeps Wender.
Cucumis pubescens Willd. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis pubescens Willd.
Cucumis reflexus Zeyh. ex Ser. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis reflexus Zeyh. ex Ser.
Cucumis reginae Schrad. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis reginae Schrad.
Cucumis schraderianus M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis schraderianus M. Roem.
Cucumis serotinus Haberle ex Seiz. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis serotinus Haberle ex Seiz.
Cucumis trigonus Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis trigonus Roxb.
Cucumis umbilicatus Salisb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis umbilicatus Salisb.
Cucumis utilissimus Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis utilissimus Roxb.
Cucumis verrucosus Hort. ex Steud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis verrucosus Hort. ex Steud.
Cucumis villosus Boiss. & Noë (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cucumis villosus Boiss. & Noë
Melo cantalupa Pangalo (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo cantalupa Pangalo
Melo chate Sageret ex M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo chate Sageret ex M. Roem.
Melo dudaim (L.) Sager. (synonym)
Melo flexuosus (Naud.) Pangalo (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo flexuosus (Naud.) Pangalo
Melo microcarpus (Alef.) Pangalo (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo microcarpus (Alef.) Pangalo
Melo orientalis (Kudr.) Nabiev (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo orientalis (Kudr.) Nabiev
Melo persicus Sageret (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melo persicus Sageret
Momordica sativa Roxb. ex Wight & Arn. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Momordica sativa Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.
Pepo melopepo Moench (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pepo melopepo Moench
Pepo verrucosus Moench (synonym) 1 literature reference for Pepo verrucosus Moench
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Cantaloupe - -
Zuckermelone - -
Classification:
Plantae CoL
Phylum Tracheophyta CoL
Class Magnoliopsida CoL
Order Cucurbitales CoL
Family Cucurbitaceae World Plants
Genus Cucumis World Plants
Species Cucumis melo World Plants
Distribution: Mauritania, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, ?Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique, Angola, Gambia, ?Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic, South Africa (Transvaal), Myanmar [Burma], Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Laos, Turkey (S-Anatolia: Aleppo etc., SSW-Anatolia), Cyprus (W-Cyprus), Iran (E-Iran, N-Iran: Mts., S-Iran, W-Iran: Mts.), Iraq (NE-Iraq, NW-Iraq, SE-Iraq: Mesopotamia, W-Iraq: Desert), Israel (E-Israel: Rift Valley, N-Israel), Lebanon, Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan (introduced), Philippines (introduced), China (Anhui, Jiangsu, Shandong, Xinjiang), Taiwan (introduced), Japan (introduced), S-Europe (introduced), Costa Rica (introduced), Peru (introduced), Belize (introduced), Jamaica (introduced), Cuba (introduced), Puerto Rico (introduced), Nicaragua (introduced), Bahamas (introduced), Haiti (introduced), Dominican Republic (introduced), New Caledonia (introduced), Fiji (introduced), Morocco (introduced), ?Guyana (introduced), Surinam (introduced), French Guiana (introduced), Venezuela (introduced), Argentina (introduced), Brazil (introduced), Ecuador (introduced), Galapagos (introduced), Panama (introduced), Mexico (introduced), American Samoa (introduced) (Manua Isl. (introduced), Ta'u (introduced), Tutuila (introduced)), Chagos Arch. (introduced) (Diego Garcia (introduced)), Cook Isl. (introduced) (Rarotonga (introduced)), Marquesas Isl. (introduced), Marshall Isl. (introduced) (Eniwetok (introduced)), Micronesia (introduced) (Yap (introduced), Satawan (introduced)), Palau Isl. (introduced), Society Isl. (introduced) (Raiatea (introduced), Mehetia (introduced), Tetiaroa Atoll (introduced)), Southern Marianas (introduced) (Guam (introduced)), Wake Isl. (introduced), Niue (introduced), Austral Isl. (introduced) (Tubuai (introduced)), Mauritius (introduced), Réunion (introduced), Madagascar (introduced), Andamans (introduced) (Little Andaman Isl. (introduced), South Andamans (introduced)), Java (introduced), USA (introduced) (Alabama (introduced), Arkansas (introduced), California (introduced), Connecticut (introduced), Florida (introduced), Georgia (introduced), Illinois (introduced), Kansas (introduced), Kentucky (introduced), Louisiana (introduced), Massachusetts (introduced), Michigan (introduced), Missouri (introduced), Mississippi (introduced), North Carolina (introduced), New Hampshire (introduced), New Mexico (introduced), Nevada (introduced), New York (introduced), Ohio (introduced), Oklahoma (introduced), Pennsylvania (introduced), Rhode Island (introduced), South Carolina (introduced), Texas (introduced), Utah (introduced), Virginia (introduced), Wisconsin (introduced), West Virginia (introduced)), Canada (introduced) (Ontario (introduced))
Lifezones: -
Additional data: -
Source database: World Plants, Mar 2014   100%
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://worldplants.webarchiv.kit.edu//
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:32928464-ac8f-11e3-805d-020044200006:col20140401