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Sicyos  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 22400

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Skottsbergiliana H. St. John
  Common Name(s): bur cucumber [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 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  
                               GenusSicyos L. – bur cucumber  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sicyos albus (H. St. John) I. Telford – white bur cucumber, 'anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos angulatus L. – bur cucumber, wall bur cucumber, oneseed bur cucumber, sicyos anguleux, nimble-Kate, star cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos anunu (H. St. John) I. Telford – lava bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos collinus B.L. Rob. & Fernald – hillside bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos cucumerinus A. Gray – Gray's bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos erostratus H. St. John – Kealia Gulch bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos glaber Wooton – smooth bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos herbstii (H. St. John) I. Telford – Herbst's bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos hillebrandii H. St. John – Maui bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos hispidus Hillebr. – pricklyfruit bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos laciniatus L. – cutleaf bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos lanceoloideus (H. St. John) W.L. Wagner & D.R. Herbst – Kauai bur cucumber, 'anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos lasiocephalus Skottsb. – Hualalai bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos macrophyllus A. Gray – alpine bur cucumber, 'anunu 
                                  Species Sicyos maximowiczii Cogn. – puaokama 
                                  Species Sicyos microphyllus Kunth – small-leaf bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos pachycarpus Hook. & Arn. – paha 
                                  Species Sicyos parviflorus Willd. – smallflower bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos semitonsus H. St. John – Laysan bur cucumber 
                                  Species Sicyos waimanaloensis H. St. John – talus slope bur cucumber 

  Reference for:    
  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: Sicyos   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sicyos   
  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: Sicyos   
  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: Sicyos   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae   
  Page(s): 496   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-534027-2   
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  Reference for: Sicyos   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Renner, Susanne S., and Hanno Schaefer / Grumet, Rebecca, Nurit Katzir, and Jordi Garcia-Mas (eds.)  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and Evolution of the Cucurbitaceae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genetics and Genomics of Cucurbitaceae   
  Page(s): 13-24   
  Publisher: Springer International Publishing   
  Publication Place: Cham, Switzerland   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-3-319-493305   
  Notes: doi: 10.1007/7397_2016_14   
  Reference for: Sicyos   

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