Genus:
Cucumis L.

Cucumis heptadactylus Naudin

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Africa.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Free State, Northern Provinces

Cucumis heptadactylus Naudin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Burke [s.n.], South Africa K000311064 Yes
Burke [139], South Africa K000311065 Yes
K000311066 Yes

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 11: 24 (1859)

Accepted by

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0