Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich. [ Momordica elaterium L.]
Burnett, M.A., Burnett, G.T., Plantae utiliores; or illustrations of useful plants, employed in the arts and medicine (1842-1850)
Pl. Util.

vol. 1 (1842)
t. 8
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Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich.


name cited:
Momordica elaterium L.
name recognized:
Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich.
name recognized (basionym):
Momordica elaterium L.
family: Cucurbitaceae
subfamily: Cucurbitoideae
tribe: Joliffieae
epithet: elaterius,-a,-um

Illustration contributed by:
Field MUseum of Natural History Library, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
link to this page:
http://www.plantillustrations.org/illustration.php?id_illustration=423277
contact about this record homotypic synonyms:
Bryonia elaterium (L.) E.H.L.Krause; Momordica elaterium L.;
heterotypic synonyms:
Ecballium agreste Rchb.; Ecballium officinale T.Nees; Ecballium officinarum Rich. ex M. Roemer; Ecballium purgans Schrader; Elaterium cordifolium Moench; Momordica elastica Salisb.;
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