Occurrence record: MEL 2508400A

Preserved specimen of Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn. recorded on 1895


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2508400A
Occurrence ID b3f0cffe-81e3-4ebc-8ff6-38a0a6f09fad
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL)  
Record number s.n.
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Previous identifications Benincasa cerifera (Fisch.) Savi
Date identified 2021-09-01
Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World Online, accessed 1 September 2021
Identification ID 4a5cbfa0-8956-4d39-bf28-79044b54cdef


Event ID c34b901d-056c-469c-9006-a4504253cd7f
Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World Online, accessed 1 September 2021
Occurrence date Year: 1895, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1895 
Date precision YEAR


Higher classification Eukarya | Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Tracheophyta | Magnoliopsida | Cucurbitales | Cucurbitaceae | Benincasa
Scientific name Benincasa hispida
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Tracheophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Magnoliopsida"
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Benincasa
Species Benincasa hispida
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Thunb.) Cogn.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Locality Africa or Asia.
Verbatim locality Africa or Asia.
Terrestrial false
Marine false
Location ID ec8cff44-55ce-4739-87d4-b2a52a33c918

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