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Accepted name: 
Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn. [Cucurbitaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
abóbora-d'água Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
alattuppucanikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
alattuppucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
alu puhul Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
ash gourd Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ash pumpkin Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ash-pumpkin Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
benincasa Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
benincasa seed Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
benincasae exocarpium Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
benincasae pericarpium Pharmaceutical Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia (2002)
benincasae semen Pharmaceutical Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia (2002)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
bhujailu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bhuru Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
bhuru kolu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
bilay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boarda goomoodoo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodi humbala Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
boodi kumbala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodida gummadi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodidegummadi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodigummadi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodu gumbala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
boodukumbalakaayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
brhatphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
brihatapha Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
brihatphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
budekumbalakayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
budida-gummadi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
budidegummadi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
budithi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
burdagumudu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
burdogumldu Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
bṛihatphalam Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
calabaza blanca Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
campalpucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
camparpucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chal kumra Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
chal-kumra Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
chalkumra Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
chinese preserving-melon Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
chinese waxgourd peel Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
chinese-watermelon Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
courge cireuse Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
courge à cire Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
cumbulam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dong gua Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
dong gua pi Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
dong gua ye Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
dong gua zi Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
dong gua zih Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
dong-kua Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
donga Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
dongguapi Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
exocarpium benincasae Pharmaceutical Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
garmyakarkaki Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ghrinavasa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
gol-kaddu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
golkaddu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
gramyakarkati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gummidi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaggumbala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kakharu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kaliyanap pucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaliyanappucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaliyanappucunai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalyan-pooshini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalyana pucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalyanappushinikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kalyanapucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kargumbala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karkaru Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
karkotika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
khola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kohala Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kohalu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kondha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kooshmaanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kotai-p-pucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ku-sma-nda-ka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kucumantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kudimah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kulppantakkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulppantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kumbalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kumbalanga Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kumbhanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kumbhaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kumittikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kumittikkaykkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kummattikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kumpalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kumpalanga pacha Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
kumpalanna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kumra Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kundor Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
kundur Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
kunjaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kunmatakkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kushmand Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kushmanda Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kushmandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kushmandi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kushpandaha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kusmanda Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kusmandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kusmandika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kusmantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kūṣmāṇḍa (fruit) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
majdab Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
majdabh Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makakumpi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makapalikakkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makapalikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruntitumuriyappanni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mattupparanki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mattuppucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
motacam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nagapushpaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nantippucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nantippucanikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nantippucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nasapushpaphala Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
nirruppucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirruppucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
paitha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
panikakharu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
paranki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
parankikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pastèque de chine Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
pattirapani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pendli-gummadi-kaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pendligummadikaaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pendligummadikaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
perumpucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perumpucanikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perumpucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
petha Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
phuthia Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
pitapushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
pooshanikkai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
pucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pucanik kay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pulla Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pusanikkai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
pushani kai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pushini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
pushpaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
puspaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
puśpaphalam Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
raksa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
safed kohalu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
sandigumbala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shikhivardhaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
suphala Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
timisha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
tung-kua Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
tōgan Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
valliphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
valliphalah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vaxpumpa Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
vellaippucani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellaippucanikkay Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ven poosani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venpucini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venpuncani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
wachskürbis Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
wax gourd Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
waxgourd Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
white gour Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
white gourd Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
white guard melon Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
white pumpkin Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
winter melon Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
අළු පුහුල් Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
トウガシ Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
冬瓜子 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)