Melothria triangularis Benth.

First published in W.J.Hooker, Niger Fl.: 367 (1849)
This name is a synonym of Zehneria capillacea

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828. [Cited as Melothria capillacea.]
  • Jeffrey, C. (1967). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Cucurbitaceae: 1-156. [Cited as Zehneria capillacea.]
  • Keraudren-Aymonin, M. (1975). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaire-rwanda-Burundi), Cucurbitaceae: 1-152. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique. [Cited as Zehneria capillacea.]

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Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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