Praecitrullus fistulosus (Stocks) Pangalo
  • Bot. Zhurn. S.S.S.R.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Praecitrullus fistulosus (Stocks) Pangalo. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000395601. Accessed on: 15 Jun 2021'

General Information

Annual, climber or trailer, monoecious. Stem robust, villous to hispid. Tendrils slender, 2-3-fid. Petiole hirsute. Leaves sparingly pinnatifid, lamina sparsely hispid all over, densely hispid on veins and veinlets of under surface; margin minutely denticulate, apparently entire; young leaves villous to densely hispid. Probract spathulate, c. 0.8 cm long. Flowers solitary, yellow, small. Male pedicel c. 1 mm long, calyx campanulate, hairy, lobes obconic, c. 8 mm long. Stamens 3, one free, others connate; female: calyx broadly campanulate, lobes c. 5 mm long, lanceolate. Ovary villous or softly hairy. Fruit almost spherical, c. 6 cm in diameter. Seeds ovate-oblong, c. 8 mm long, yellowish-white, smooth.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora of Pakistan
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     Information From

    Cucurbitaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of Pakistan
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/Pakistan
    Flora of Pakistan. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).