EPPO Global Database

Ecballium elaterium(ECAEL)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ECAEL
  • Preferred name: Ecballium elaterium
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Richard

Notes

Mediterranean, Black Sea, Caucasus. Naturalized in some European countries and Macaronesia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ecballium elaterium subsp. elaterium (Linnaeus) Richard
Momordica elaterium Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
squirting cucumber English (AU)
Eselsgurke German
gemeine Spritzgurke German
gewöhnliche Spritzgurke German
Springkürbis German
Spritzgurke German
concombre d'âne French
concombre purgatif French
concombre sauvage French
ecbale French
ecbalie élatère French
momordique French
cohombrillo amargo Spanish
meloncicos Spanish
pepinillo del diablo Spanish
cocomero asinino Italian
gewone springkomkommer Dutch
spruitende komkommer Dutch
spuitende komkommer Dutch
momórdica Portuguese
pepineiro-bravo Portuguese
pepineiro-de-são-gregório Portuguese
pepineiro-selvagem Portuguese
pepino-de-são-gregório Portuguese
sprutgurka Swedish
бешеный огурец обыкновенный Russian
æselagurk Danish
springagurk Norwegian
ruiskukurkku Finnish
iri solucanotu Turkish
yeroket-chamor metzuyah Hebrew
יְרֹקֶת=חֲמוֹר מְצוּיָה Hebrew
magrúgó Hungarian
kungull i egër Albanian
kungullushka Albanian
луда краставица Bulgarian
морска краставичка Bulgarian
cogombre salvatge Catalan
primorska štrcalica Croatian
tykvice srdčitá Czech
tykvice stříkavá Czech
πικραγγουρία Greek
bettieħ il-ħmir Maltese
faqqus il-ħmir Maltese
plesnitoare Romanian
дивљи краставац Serbian
обична штралица Serbian
tekvičník srdcolistý Slovak
tekvičník striekavý Slovak
navadni štrkavec Slovene
огірок-пирскач пружний Ukrainian