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Species profile—Citrullus lanatus

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → CucurbitaceaeCitrullus lanatus

Photo of Citrullus lanatus () - Sharp, D.,Queensland Herbarium, DES
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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Cucurbitaceae
Scientific name
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai
WildNet taxon ID
33898
Alternate name(s)
bastard melon
wild melon
water melon
pie melon
bitter melon
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Environmental Weed

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=33898

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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