EPPO Global Database

Cucurbita texana(CUUTX)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CUUTX
  • Preferred name: Cucurbita texana
  • Authority: (Scheele) Gray


USA (south-central). The wild species from which subsp. melopepo (q.v.) are derived.

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cucurbita melopepo subsp. texana (Scheele) Nesom
Cucurbita pepo var. texana (Scheele) Decker

Common names
Name Language
Texas gourd English (US)
texanischer Wildkürbis German
дикая техасская тыква Russian