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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Cucurbitaceae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Cucurbitaceae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, NMNH Botany in DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Toxicity, Egypt Species List, USDA PLANTS images, Phytokeys (archived), INBio, IABIN, IABIN, eFloras, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Barbados Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Honduras Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kuwait Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Lebanon Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Mali Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mayotte Species List, Moldova Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Niue Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Reunion Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Saint Kitts and Nevis Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, Flora of Zimbabwe, South Pacific Species List, TRY summarized records, and Kanda and Tsuruta 1995
Cucurbitaceae A. Juss.
Family recognized by Flora do Brasil

Alternative Names

Gymnostemma cardiospermum Cogn.
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
? japonica Thunb. ex Murray
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? suberosa Bailey
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acanthosicyos Welw.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alsomitra (Blume) M. Roem.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Alsomitra (Blume) Spach
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alsomitra Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amordica Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anguina Kuntze
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anguria Jacq.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anguria Schltdl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anguriopsis J. R. Jobnston
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anisosperma Silva Manso
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Badaroa Bert. ex Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Baderoa Bert. ex Hook.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bryonia L.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Bryoniaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Bryoniastrum Heist. ex Fabr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cionosicyos Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Citrullus Forssk.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Citrullus Schrad. ex Eckl. & Zeyh.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cucumites Bowerbank 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cucurbitaceae Juss. 1789
Authority according to NCBI
Cyclantheraceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Dermophylla Silva Manso
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Doyerea Grosoudy ex Bello
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dromophylla Lindl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ecbalium DC.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ecballion W. D. J. Koch
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elaterium Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elaterium Jacq.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Hepetospermum Spach
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Herpetospermum Wall.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Heterosicyos Welw.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melancium Naudin
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melothrix M. A. Lawson
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melotria P. Browne
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Muckia Hassk.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nhandiroba Adans
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Nhandirobaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Papuasicyos Ham & W. J. J. O. de Wilde 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Perianthopodus Silva Manso
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Phialocarpus Deflers
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pittiera Cogn. ex T. Durand & Pitt.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Poppia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Poppya Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Posadaea Cogn.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pseudocyclanthera Mart. Crov.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Psiguria Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Raphanistrocarpus Baill.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhaphidiocystis Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhynchocarpa Schrad.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rigocarpus Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ryditostylis Walp.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rytidostylis Hook. & Arn.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Sechium P. Browne
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Selysia Cogn.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sicyoides Tourn. ex Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thladianthopsis Cogn. ex Oliv.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trianosperma (Torr. & A. Gray) Mart.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Trichomeriopsis Cogniaux 1881
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trichosanthos St.-Lag.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Unident-cucurbitaceae
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zanoniaceae
Not accepted according to {resource_name} (synonym)

Common Names

English

"Gourds, melons, squash, & cucumbers"
Recognized by dancin_arkansan and admin
cucumber family preferred
Melons, gourds, cucurbits
Recognized by CITES
Cucumber family
Recognized by Flora of Zimbabwe

Q13248

Banjowcowe rostliny preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Q28224

Kürbisplaanten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

کدو ٹبر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tcy

ಕರ್ಕುಂಬುಡ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Afrikaans

Komkommeragtiges preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Amharic

ዱባ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

قرعية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

Դդմազգիներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Balqabaqkimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Kukurbitazeo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Гарбузовыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

тиквови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Cucurbitàcies preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Tikvovke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

tykvovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Græskar-familien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Komkommerfamilie preferred

Esperanto

Kukurbacoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Kõrvitsalised preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

kurkkukasvit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kurkkukasvit preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

cucurbitacées preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Melons, gourds, concombres
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Cucurbitáceas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

გოგრისებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Kürbisgewächse preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Κολοκυνθοειδή preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

דלועיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

ककड़ी वंश preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

tökfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Kukurbitaceo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ウリ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kannada

ಕುಕರ್ಬಿಟೇಸೀ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Асқабақтар тұқымдасы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kongo

Nteete preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Famîleya kundiran preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Ķirbju dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Moliūginiai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Тикви preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

കുക്കുർബിറ്റേസീ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Graskarfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Gresskarfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

کدوییان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

dyniowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Sapallu yura rikch'aq ayllu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

тыквенные preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Tikvovke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

tekvicovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Bučevke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Melones, calabazas y zapallos preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Gurkväxter preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tajik

Кадуиҳо preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

కుకుర్బిటేసి preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์แตง preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Kabakgiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

гарбузові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Qovoqdoshlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Bầu bí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Cucurbitaceae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida Adl et al. 2005
Chloroplastida
Spermatophytes
Angiosperms
Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Superrosids
Rosids
Cucurbitales
Cucurbitaceae (this page)

GBIF classification

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Magnoliopsida
Cucurbitales
Cucurbitaceae (this page)