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Cucurbita  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22365

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Pepo Mill.
  Common Name(s): gourd [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyCucurbitaceae  – gourds, squashes, citrouilles, gourdes  
                               GenusCucurbita L. – gourd  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesCucurbita argyrosperma C. Huber  
                                  SpeciesCucurbita digitata A. Gray – fingerleaf gourd 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita ficifolia Bouché – figleaf gourd 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita foetidissima Kunth – calabazilla, wild gourd, wild pumkin, buffalo gourd, buffalogourd pumpkin, Missouri gourd 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita maxima Duchesne – winter squash 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita moschata Duchesne – crookneck squash 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita okeechobeensis (Small) L.H. Bailey – Okeechobee gourd 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita palmata S. Watson – coyote melon, coyote gourd 
                                  SpeciesCucurbita pepo L. – vegetable marrow, field pumpkin 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Cucurbitaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Cucurbita   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cucurbita   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Cucurbita   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Cucurbita   
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