Cucumis hystrix Chakrav.

Common name

Mandarin: 野黄瓜 (ye huang gua)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2285)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2188)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1848)

      Order: Violales (55)

        Family: Cucurbitaceae (21) (family description)

          Genus: Cucumis (1)

           Epithet: hystrix Chakrav. (1)

hystrix => porcupine-like or prickly

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

External links

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