Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (89) Download

Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Monroe Co.: Key West.
Habitat:Disturbed areas and cultivated grounds.
Reproductive State:Bud, Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 2201
  with G.N. Avery, J. De Boer, R. Hebert, G. Mills
Date:07 Aug 1966
Accession No:75888
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Golf Course.
Description:Climbing among branchlets. 
Habitat:Roadside thicket.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 31963
Date:27 Nov 1969
Accession No:88889
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island.
Habitat:Dune and strand vegetation.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 1300
Date:05 Dec 1964
Accession No:67207
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: NW 57th Avenue between 7th Street and bridge.
Description:Stem creeping; uppers surface of leaf pubescent; flower yellow; seeds bright red. 
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. Metzger 181
Date:15 Apr 1965
Accession No:74609
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Immokalee.
Description:Vines along fences. 
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 27497
Date:26 Sep 1964
Accession No:61402
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island at Marco Pass, Snook Motel vicinity.
Description:Strong vine; few flowers. 
Habitat:Pioneer vegetation at construction site.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29063
  with D. Laker
Date:20 Aug 1965
Accession No:66123
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Charlotte Co.: Don Pedro State Recreation Area. T42S, R20E, Sec. 4, NE¼ of NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S.W. Braem DP0020
Date:16 Sep 1998
Accession No:232542
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Vanderbilt Beach, off US 41.
Habitat:Pine scrub.
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 5241
  with T.F. Wunderlin
Date:17 Nov 1973
Accession No:109539
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Koreshan State Historic Site. Ruderal area alongside Park Drive, N of entrance. T46S, R25E, Sec. 33, NW¼ of SW¼ of SE¼ of NE¼ of NW¼.
Description:Vine to 3.0+ m long. Occasional
Habitat:Mesic flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:S. Cole KS0041
Date:03 Jun 1994
Accession No:232691
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Clearwater, FL 588, 1.5 mi. W of US 19, Top-of-World Golf Course.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:P. Genelle 248
  with G. Fleming
Date:01 Jun 1970
Accession No:91400
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Wingate Creek State Preserve. East fenceline. T35S, R22E, Sec. 7.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:C. Becker WC0593
Date:05 Sep 2002
Accession No:232880
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Nov 2002
Determination History: Momordica balsamina L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Harden Hammock. Just W of Florida Turnpike, S of SW 224th Street, near NW corner of property. 25º 33’ 23” N 80º 20’ 10” W
Description:Climbing up Trema micranthum. 
Habitat:Disturbed area.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:K. A. Bradley 2041
  with R.L. Hammer
Date:16 Dec 1999
Accession No:233336
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Little Manatee River State Park. North riverbank of Little Manatee River. T32S, R19E, Sec. 25, NW¼ of NE¼.
Description:Climbing vine to 1.5 m. 
Habitat:Floodplain forest.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:J. Myers 416
  with C. Myers
Date:25 Jun 1999
Accession No:232789
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Fuchs' Hammock, Homestead.
Description:Tender vine; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Tall trees with airplants, Catopsis, Guzmania; Zamia, Lantana, Erythrina in undergrowth, among others.
Collector:G. R. Cooley 9235
  with R.J. Eaton, F.C. Craighead, O. Lakela
Date:14 Oct 1962
Accession No:53614
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Little Manatee River State Park. 40 ft. W of "No Swimming" sign, N side of road. T32S, R19E, Sec. 23, SW¼ of SE¼.
Description:Climbing vine to 1.5 m. 
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. Myers 144
Date:23 Sep 1998
Accession No:233570
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Caladesi Island State Park. Lone Oak Point. T28S, R15E, Sec. 17, N½.
Description:Vine; flowers yellow; fruit orange. 
Habitat:Coastal strand.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. vanHoek CI0092
Date:03 Sep 2001
Accession No:235030
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. Next to ranger's trailer (Freddie); in E residence loop. T38S, R18E, Sec. 13, SW¼ of SW¼ of NW¼.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:A. Bishop OS0395
  with C. Becker, S. Meents
Date:13 Oct 2004
Accession No:243023
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: 3.0 mi. NE of FL 64 (road to Avon Park Bombing Range), 5.0 mi. NE of Avon Park. T32S, R29E, Sec. 17.
Habitat:Ruderal area around inground silo.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 9109
  with J. Beckner
Date:05 Sep 1981
Accession No:158474
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Mound Key State Archaeological Site. At the Lesser Mound Coomplex. T46S, R24E, Sec. 36, N½ of N½ of SE¼.
Description:Vine to 1.5 m long. Common
Habitat:Shell mound.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:S. Cole MK0022
Date:20 Aug 1993
Accession No:208819
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: L. A. Lathrop
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Fox Lake Farms. 28º 34’ 56” N 80º 51’ 22” W
Description:Vine with deeply cut leaves; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Disturbed wet scrub; sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:L. A. Lathrop 124
Date:07 Jul 2003
Accession No:238667
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: SW corner of the junction of 117th Avenue and Killian Drive.
Habitat:Pineland.
Reproductive State:Bud, Fruit
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 2941
Date:30 Sep 1979
Accession No:156376
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Key Biscayne.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:J. De Boer 43
Date:04 Jun 1966
Accession No:75655
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Kings Highway, West Homestead.
Habitat:Roadside areas and scrub land, in Miami oolitic limestone.
Reproductive State:Flower, Flower
Collector:R. W. Long 1952
Date:07 Jul 1966
Accession No:75304
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island.
Habitat:Pineland remnant adjacent to a construction site.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 30796
  with F. Almeda
Date:20 Apr 1967
Accession No:243083
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Homestead.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:M. J. Kuck S-1284
Date:01 May 1961
Accession No:174994
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Mound Key, Estero Bay. T46S, R24E, Sec. 36.
Habitat:Shady area of shell midden; dry, sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. Todd 3
Date:11 Aug 1973
Accession No:125403
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Dunedin Hammock. Dunedin; East Woods Road.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:P. Genelle 2349
  with G. Fleming
Date:25 Sep 1976
Accession No:126104
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: 3 mi. N of Altoona.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
  with J. Daubenmire
Date:08 Sep 1977
Accession No:179294
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Bonita Springs; 2nd exit, N of the Lee County line, E of US 41.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:E. Brown s.n.
Date:29 Oct 1985
Accession No:188044
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: Ca. 2 mi. S of C-712 on C-707, S of Fort Pierce. T36S, R40E, Sec. 7.
Description:Scrambling over shrubs. 
Habitat:Edge of disturbed tropical coastal hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 10147
  with B.F. Hansen, C. vanHoek
Date:26 Sep 1985
Accession No:188346
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Clearwater, N of the sewage treatment plant, FL 580, Magnolia Creek.
Habitat:Pinelands.
Collector:G. Fleming 3878
Date:28 Nov 1987
Accession No:194054
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Clearwater, NE of the sewage treatment plant, FL 580, S of Magnolia Creek.
Habitat:Disturbed field edge.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 3895
Date:05 Dec 1987
Accession No:194059
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Clearwater, sewage treatment plant, FL 580, N of the radio signal tower, Magnolia Creek.
Habitat:Disturbed area.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 4128
Date:20 Aug 1988
Accession No:197977
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pasco Co.: Ca. 2 mi. N of Zephyrhills, 200 m E of Fort King Highway and 100 m N of Kossik Road.
Description:Flowers yellow. 
Habitat:On pasture fence.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:E. E. Wise s.n.
Date:27 Sep 1986
Accession No:191328
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Along FL 84 between Airport Holiday Inn and SW 26th Trace, near I-95, Fort Lauderdale.
Description:Scampering over shrubs; flowers yellow; fruits (mature) bright orange. 
Reproductive State:Bud, Fruit
Collector:M. A. Vincent 4208
Date:09 Jun 1989
Accession No:199863
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Along C-74 between US 19 and Hillsborough Avenue.
Collector:V. Ducey 119
Date:19 Jun 1963
Accession No:198914
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: Robert Kral
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Ca. 3 mi. S of Oakland.
Description:Climber; flowers yellow; ripe fruit orange. 
Habitat:Rich lakeside hammock.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. Kral 7731
Date:07 Aug 1958
Accession No:2630
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hendry Co.: 8 mi. W of La Belle along FL 80.
Habitat:Oak scrub.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 5235
  with T.F. Wunderlin, S.D. Todd
Date:18 Nov 1973
Accession No:110915
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Along Livingston Avenue ca. 1 mi. S of FL 54.
Description:Flowers yellow. Common
Habitat:Cultivated orange grove.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:C. G. Willett 35
Date:13 Oct 1977
Accession No:129277
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: 5 year old mined phosphate site.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. Brown s.n.
Date:05 Jun 1976
Accession No:130746
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Buffalo Avenue and Lakewood Road, Seffner.
Description:Flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Roadside fence.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:J. Kuczynski 78
Date:14 Oct 1977
Accession No:131946
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; Perry Tract.
Habitat:Coastal strand on gulf.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 6074
  with A.N. Arcuri, B.F. Hansen
Date:28 Oct 1978
Accession No:137710
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; 0.2 mi. W of Tarpon Bay Road on Sanibel-Captiva Road.
Habitat:Disturbed area around dump.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 6186
  with A.N. Arcuri, B.F. Hansen
Date:28 Oct 1978
Accession No:139073
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. DeSoto Co.: 7 mi. S of Arcadia on FL 17, then 0.5 mi. on Wood Road.
Description:Flower yellow; fruit bright yellow-orange, with ridges. 
Habitat:Roadside ditch grading into weedy open field.
Reproductive State:Bud, Fruit
Collector:A. Fulton 159
Date:26 Sep 1978
Accession No:146540
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Moccasin Lake Park. Clearwater; northeast meadow.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 3621
Date:02 Sep 1983
Accession No:171788
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Honeymoon Island Recreation Area. Little Bayou. T 28S, R15E, Sec. 8.
Habitat:Shore and dunes.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. Fleming 3220
  with P. Genelle
Date:03 Oct 1979
Accession No:151554
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Palm Beach Co.: S end of Jupiter Island.
Description:Vine; flowers with pale yellow corollas; fruit orange with red seeds. 
Habitat:In sand, in full sun.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 4782
  with E. West, T. Daggy
Date:27 Jul 1956
Accession No:4064
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Palm Beach Co.: Drehev Park.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:P. M. Cassen 37
Date:25 Oct 1966
Accession No:79842
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Behind Les Palms Apartments, W of 46th Street.
Description:Flowers yellow. Occasional
Habitat:Sandy waste area.
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Winkler 46
Date:06 Oct 1977
Accession No:139670
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Costello Hammock, ca. 2 mi. NE of Homestead.
Habitat:Original hammock area covering Miami oolitic limestone, with numerous sinkholes.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 1887
  with F. Almeda, J. De Boer, R. Broome
Date:26 Jun 1966
Accession No:75198
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Sawgrass Lake, St. Petersburg; SW of the EEC [Environmental Education Center].
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:E. Stere s.n.
Date:06 Oct 1978
Accession No:139708
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Cayo Costa State Park. T44S, R20E, Sec. 12, NE¼ of NE¼.
Description:Vine to 2.0+ m long. Occasional
Habitat:Ruderal area in maritime hammock.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:D. Willis CC1004
Date:12 Oct 1992
Accession No:212012
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Honeymoon Island State Recreation Area. Near picnic parking lot. T28S, R15E, Sec. 8, NW¼ of SW¼ of NW¼.
Description:Vine to 2.0+ m long. Common
Habitat:Ruderal area in maritime hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:H. Freeman HI0030
Date:15 Jul 1994
Accession No:212037
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Cocoa Beach; park next to Holiday Inn.
Description:Vine on iron fence; fruit orange, spiny. 
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:E. Cohen 2
Date:02 Jan 1992
Accession No:203168
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: Vero Beach, 700 block of Royal Palm Boulevard.
Description:Vining in trees and shrubs. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. Myers 42
Date:24 Nov 2000
Accession No:227314
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Balm-Boyette Tract. 2.5 mi. S of Boyette. T31S, R21E, Sec. 17, NE¼ of SE¼.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:S. Landry s.n.
  with C. Vandaveer
Date:29 Sep 1994
Accession No:222167
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Beacon Key. Study site #8. T32S, R17E, Sec. 36.
Habitat:Around deserted homesite, with many cultivated species.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. Todd 327
Date:12 Sep 1974
Accession No:114025
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: E. C. Leonard
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Dania Reservation.
Description:Flowers yellow; seed pods fleshy, bright orange; seeds with bright red fleshy coating. 
Habitat:In sun, sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Bud, Fruit
Collector:W. C. Sturtevant 135
Date:02 May 1959
Accession No:82075
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: S. M. Kennedy
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Coconut Point Park, Melbourne Beach; E side of parking lot. 28º 1’ 21” N 80º 32’ 9” W
Description:Vine; flowers yellow. Abundant
Habitat:Beach dune; sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. E. Tear 2083
  with C.L. Hebert
Date:20 Mar 2002
Accession No:231939
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Ecological Research Area, NE of campus.
Habitat:Turkey oak [Quercus laevis] - slash pine [Pinus elliottii] community in sandy area.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. Bateson 65
Date:05 Oct 1979
Accession No:151432
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Osceola Co.: Disney Wilderness Preserve, The Nature Conservancy; along main road through preserve. 28º 7’ 54” N 81º 26’ 47” W
Description:Vining on Myrica cerifera. 
Habitat:Ditch.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. Husband s.n.
Date:29 Nov 2007
Accession No:244559
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Lake Mabel Loop Road, 0.2 mi. E of FL 17, N of Lake of the Hills and S of Wvey. T29S, R27E, Sec. 14.
Habitat:Citrus grove and plow rows.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:C. Slaughter 16166
  with D. Hall
Date:23 Nov 2007
Accession No:244955
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. Parking area #3. T48S, R25E, Sec. 20, NW¼ of NE¼ of SW¼.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. Bishop DW0010
Date:05 Dec 2002
Accession No:246409
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Wingate Creek State Preserve. E fenceline. T35S, R22E, Sec. 7.
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:C. Becker WC0599
Date:21 Nov 2001
Accession No:247853
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Hillsborough River State Park. S side of the entrance road to the Fort King Trail and Model Dairy.
Habitat:Disturbed area.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. vanHoek HR0471
Date:30 Sep 2006
Accession No:248436
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. DeSoto Co.: Deep Creek Preserve (Southwest Florida Water Management District property), ca. 900 ha on W side of Peace River, ca. 4.5 km NE of the junction of I-75 and Kings Highway (C-769). 27º 2’ N 82º W
Habitat:Disturbed edge of mesic hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. R. Franck 945
Date:15 Sep 2008
Accession No:249865
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Palm City.
Description:Petals yellow; fruit an orange seed pod with red seeds. 
Habitat:Among low ground cover.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. May 12
Date:30 Apr 2000
Accession No:250298
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Charlotte Co.: Prairie/Shell Creek (Southwest Florida Water Management District property); 0.05 km W of US 17, 1.3 km S of Sam Way. 26º 59’ 21” N 81º 57’ 35” W
Habitat:Ruderal edge of wet flatwoods..
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. R. Franck 2524
Date:04 Dec 2010
Accession No:256469
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Stables area.
Habitat:Disturbed sites.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. O. Woodbury s.n.
  with R. Roberts
Date:Sep 1989
Accession No:258301
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Seminole Co.: FL 434 at the Altamonte campus of Seminole State College. 28º 38’ 55” N 81º 24’ 57” W
Description:Common and abundant [??]. 
Habitat:Waste area at wooded edge of parking lot.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:D. H. Williams 2621
Date:31 Aug 2011
Accession No:260440
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: S. Blissett-Clark
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: South Lake Conservation Area, Mims. 460 ft. E of the NE corner of the retention pond between the Conservation Area and the Dairy Road. T21S, R34E, Sec. 25.
Habitat:Floodplain swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:X. de Seguin des Hons s.n.
  with N. Thomas
Date:25 Aug 2007
Accession No:260686
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Seminole Co.: Under powerline right-of-way along West Lake Mary Boulevard, between Sterling Pine Street and College Drive, Town of Lake Mary. 28º 45’ 22” N 81º 18’ 6” W
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:W. D. Longbottom 14440
  with D.H. Williams
Date:15 Nov 2010
Accession No:261159
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Seminole Co.: Seminole State College of Florida campus, on Forest City Road near Hillview Drive, Town of Altamonte Springs. 28º 38’ 58” N 81º 24’ 58” W
Habitat:Edges of a sediment control area.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:W. D. Longbottom 14394
  with D.H. Williams
Date:15 Nov 2010
Accession No:261649
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: D. H. Williams
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Emeralda Road, S of West Colonial Drive, near where it becomes West Concord Avenue, Orlando. 28º 33’ 2” N 81º 26’ 0” W
Description:Massed on a chain link fence. 
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. H. Williams 2790
Date:07 Dec 2011
Accession No:262895
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Along Old Deen Still Road N of Deen Still Road. 28º 15’ 36” N 81º 42’ 24” W
Habitat:Along the roadside.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:W. D. Longbottom 16308
  with D.H. Williams
Date:27 Sep 2011
Accession No:264309
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: D. Hilbert
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Eckerd College Palm Hammock. 27º 42’ 57” N 82º 41’ 25” W
Description:Herbaceous vine with a nutty fragrance, trailing on ground and low-lying plants; leaves and stem light green, the tendris curly, opposite leaves at axils; flowers wrinkled, yellow, the pedicels 3 cm. 
Habitat:Open, sunny area; with Sabal palmetto, Smilax spp., Portulaca spp., Cyperaceae spp., and Parthenocissus quinquefolia.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. Hilbert 127
Date:07 Aug 2012
Accession No:268962
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: NE corner of [the intersection of] C-618 (North Kngs Highway) and C-68 (Orange Avenue). 27º 26’ 53” N 80º 23’ 55” W
Description:Climbing. 
Habitat:At the edge of shrubby thicket.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. H. Williams 3740
  with H.L. Williams
Date:05 Jul 2013
Accession No:270055
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: Off US 1, just N of 12th Street, at rear of shopping plaza (1355 US 1), Vero Beach. 27º 37’ 33” N 80º 23’ 32” W
Habitat:Ruderal area next to railroad tracks.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. Myers 1076
Date:19 Jul 2013
Accession No:270748
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Indian Mound Station Sanctuary (Brevard County preserve). Ca. 0.3 mi. SE of the junction of Parrish Road and Holder Road, S of main gate. 28º 39’ N 80º 51’ 29” W
Habitat:Along weedy firebreak and fenceline, dry sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. Chicone 1078
Date:26 Jul 2013
Accession No:270821
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hardee Co.: Paynes Creek Historic State Park. 0.05 km W of Peace River, 2.2 km E of US 17, 3 km S of the Polk County line. 27º 37’ 1” N 81º 48’ 37” W
Habitat:Disturbed site, under Quercus virginiana.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. Farid 16
  with R.E. O'Donovan
Date:06 Jun 2014
Accession No:275645
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Trade Winds, Sanibel Island.
Description:A vine 3 m long; fruit orange; seeds red; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Maritime garden.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:W. C. Brumbach 7291
Date:13 Oct 1970
Accession No:284216
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Trade Winds, Sanibel Island.
Description:A vine 3 m long; fruit orange; seeds red; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Maritime garden.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:W. C. Brumbach 7291
Date:13 Oct 1970
Accession No:284217
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: C. R. Jackson
Locality:USA. Florida. Alachua Co.: Gainesville.
Habitat:Greenhouse.
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:C. R. Jackson s.n.
Date:25 Nov 1957
Accession No:20058
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: C. R. Jackson
Locality:USA. Florida. Alachua Co.: Gainesville.
Habitat:Greenhouse.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:C. R. Jackson s.n.
Date:25 Nov 1957
Accession No:20009
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: USF Botanical Gardens; southern border.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:D. M. Hart s.n.
Date:04 Sep 1990
Accession No:201691
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L. - Determined By: S. R. Hill, Nov 1992
Locality:Dominica. St. Joseph Par.: Salisbury Catholic Church at coastal highway near bridge crossing.
Description:Flowers yellow; fruit tuberculate, green ripening orange, dehiscent; seed with red arils; vine 4-5 ft. 
Habitat:Roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:100 ft
Collector:S. R. Hill 24018
Date:30 Jul 1992
Accession No:206969
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:Dominican Republic. San Cristobal Prov. Cordillera Central; en "Los Jibaros" 2.4 km al sudeste de Los Cacaos (en el camino a Cambita Garabito). 18º 31’ N 70º 17’ 30” W
Description:Trepadora; corola amarilla; fruto anaranjado intenso; semilla rojo intenso. 
Habitat:Un arroyo en un cafetal.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:460 m
Collector:T. A. Zanoni 29634
  with J. Pimentel & R. García
Date:02 May 1984
Accession No:193204
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia L.
Locality:Puerto Rico. San Juan Mun.: Montes de San Patricio, in the Puerto Nuevo area at San Patricio.
Habitat:A mogote; limestone hill with secondary growth, dominated by Coccoloba.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 9005
  with R. P. Sauleda & M. E. Ragan
Date:16 Nov 1981
Accession No:166464
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Momordica charantia (L.)
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Lovers Key State Park. Black Island Trail. T47S, R24E, Sec. 11, NE¼ of NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Maritime hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. Jamison LK0084
Date:15 Nov 2007
Accession No:248457
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