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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Cucumis melo L. [Cucurbitaceae]
Taxonomic source and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal plant reference:
(ki)-raci Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
abwongarot Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
acaago Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
acago Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
amor Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
bahukanda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
bazrul qissa Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
bucha Other Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
bṛhatphala Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
cai gua Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
cantaloupe Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
chamoe Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
changwe Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
chate-melon Other Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
dish-cloth gourd Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
dosakaya Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
dynya polevaya Other Med. Pl. Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan (Eisenman et al., 2013)
ekijumankuba Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ekyangu Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ekyangwe Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ervaru Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
ervāru (seed) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
estropajo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
gemüse-melone Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ghin-torai Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ghurmi Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
goihmha Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
gon kekiri Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
hastipani Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
honey dew melon Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
it qavun Other Med. Pl. Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan (Eisenman et al., 2013)
jalmatha Other Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)
jangli-indrayan Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
kachri Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kakadi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kakadi beej Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
kakari Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kakdi Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kakkarikkay Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kakri Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kakur Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kamkadi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kankadi Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
karikuda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
karkaṭī. Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
karkri Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kekiri Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
kharvuja Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
khiyarzah Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kukri Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kulekhara Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kyangwe Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
long melon Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
loofah Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
luffa vegetable sponge Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
luffae fructus retinervus Pharmaceutical Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia (2002)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
macaca Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
magaj kharbuja Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
melo semen Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
melon Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
melone Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
melonis pedicellus Pharmaceutical Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia (2002)
meron Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
musk melon Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
muskmelon Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
muskmelon seed Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
niyan wetakola Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
oriental melon Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
oriental pickling melon Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
pataste Other Med. Pl. E. Nicaragua (Coe et al., 1996)
pelkî gindore Other Ethnobot. & Trade of Pl. in Qaysari Market, Iraq (Mati & Boer, 2011)
pickling melon Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
retinervus luffae fructus Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
rock melon Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
saute Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
shirō-uri Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
si gua luo Other TCM Plants for Syst. Bio. Evaluation (Eisenberg et al, 2011)
sigualuo Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
sisyangwe Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
small gourd Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
smooth loofah Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
snake cucumber Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
sponge gourd Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
Trad. Drugs in Israel at End C20th (Lev & Amar, 2000)
sweet melon Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
tian gua Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
tianguazi Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
tsuke-uri Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
tukhme khayar Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
tukhme khayare daraz Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
tukhme khayer za Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ulcardo melon Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ulkukta Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
urmi Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
valnka Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vegetable sponge Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
vellarika Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vellarikkai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
zhapayy koon Other Med. Pl. Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan (Eisenman et al., 2013)
جلماثا Other Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)
丝瓜络 Other TCM Plants for Syst. Bio. Evaluation (Eisenberg et al, 2011)