EPPO Global Database

Cucurbita moschata(CUUMO)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-08

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CUUMO
  • Preferred name: Cucurbita moschata
  • Authority: Poiret

Notes

Mexico, Central America. Cultivated as a vegetable marrow. Introduced in Central Asia, indian subcontinent, Korea, Indochina, Malesia, central Africa, southern USA, parts of South America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cucurbita moschata var. meloniformis Makino
Cucurbita moschata var. toonas Makino

Common names
Name Language
Canada crookneck English
cushaw English
musky gourd English
Bisamkürbis German
Melonenkürbis German
Moschoskürbis German
Moschuskürbis German
Muskatkürbis German
courge musquée French
calabaza moscada Spanish
checo Spanish (BO)
chipre Spanish (BO)
cetriolo muschiato Italian
zucca moscata Italian
zucca torta Italian
zucchettino indiana Italian
myskpumpa Swedish
kabocha Japanese
カボチャ Japanese
тыква мускусная Russian
moskus-græskar Danish
muskatgresskar Norwegian
melonikurpitsa Finnish
bal kabağı Turkish
dynia piżmowa Polish
pézsmatök Hungarian
kungull Albanian
мускатна тиква Bulgarian
mošusna bundeva Croatian
dýně pižmová Czech
tykev pižmová Czech
호박 Korean
ho bak Korean
гарбуз мускусний Ukrainian