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Cucumis dipsaceus
Cucumis dipsaceus
Pepino Diablito
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0217 2947 (2017-02-28)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Nov 24, 2016
  • latitude 23.45820   longitude 110.25120     View on Google Maps.
  • location   south end Calle de los Cocos, near junction with Calle del Mango, along back dunes of Playa Las Tunas, north side Todos Santos (Mcp. La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico)
  • family Curcurbitaceae
  • plant community   ¬†Coastal dune scrub at 12m (40') elv.
  • notes   Trailing vine growing on stabilized sands in back dunes habitat. A naturalized escape from cultivation found worldwide in tropical regions. Echinate fruit edible, turning yellow with maturity.
  • keywords: BCs, Baja California Sur
  • contributor's ID #  BCs 539
  • photo category: Plant - vine

  • common names   Pepino Diablito, Hedgehog Cucumber, Teasel Gourd (photographer)
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