Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (129) Download

Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Dana Shore Drive, W of Eisenhower Boulevard, adjacent to Golf Course.
Description:Vine on Sabal; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Roadside ditch.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. S. Lewis 119
Date:06 Nov 1977
Accession No:131942
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Parade Street, between 52nd and 53rd Streets, Temple Terrace.
Habitat:Roadside, pinelands.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:L. S. Weinland 85
Date:08 Sep 1977
Accession No:131658
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: W of Hodges Island, Withlacoochee Bay.
Description:Climbing on shrubs; staminate flowers yellow, anthers orange; immature fruit green and more or less ellipsoid. 
Habitat:Edge of thickets, scrub of Juniperus, Sabal, Eugenia, Torrubia [?Guapira; does not occur in Levy County; possibly a misidentification of Forestiera segregata], Yucca, Opuntia, etc., on small island of "dog-tooth" limestone.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:C. E. Wood 9187
  with K.A. Wilson, G.R. Cooley
Date:04 May 1959
Accession No:83010
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Hillsborough River, Idlewild area, River Terrace.
Description:Intertwining over grasses. 
Habitat:Mixed native hardwood with planted exotics, undisturbed in recent years.
Reproductive State:Flower, Flower
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26103
  with C. Croley, W. Starks
Date:19 Jul 1963
Accession No:56036
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Fort Meade.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. E. Jennings s.n.
  with G.K. Jennings
Date:24-30 Dec 1929
Accession No:55344
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Flatwoods [County] Park. 2.5 mi. (sld) NW of Morris Bridge; ca. 7 mi. E of Lutz. T27S, R20E, Sec. 21, NW¼.
Habitat:Pine plantation and pine flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 10521
Date:03 Sep 1994
Accession No:221044
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Charlotte Co.: Port Charlotte Beach State Recreation Area. South central area of park; Manasota Key.
Description:Vine 3-4 ft. long. Common
Habitat:Coastal berm.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. Erickson PC0015
Date:23 May 1991
Accession No:202479
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Brooker Creek Preserve. 0.2 mi. N of C-582, ca. 5 mi. E of US 19; ca. 6 mi. E of Tarpon Springs. T27S, R16E, Sec. 12, SE¼ of SW¼.
Habitat:Heavily disturbed and subsided cypress [Taxodium] head in well-field.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 12277
  with R.P. Wunderlin, P. Dooris
Date:06 Jul 1993
Accession No:207961
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Wingate Creek State Preserve. T35S, R22E, Sec. 6, NE¼ of SE¼ of SW¼.
Description:Vine to 1.0+ m long. Uncommon
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:C. Becker WC0251
Date:13 Aug 1997
Accession No:225040
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. Burn zone 1C NW. T38S, R18E, Sec. 14, NW¼ of SW¼ of NW¼ of SW¼ of NE¼.
Description:Vine to 1.0+ m long. Uncommon
Habitat:Dry area in depression marsh.
Reproductive State:Fruit, Flower
Collector:S. Cole OS0194
Date:27 May 1994
Accession No:214035
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island.
Habitat:Sand flats away from beach.
Reproductive State:Flower, Flower
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 5192
  with T.F. Wunderlin
Date:17 Nov 1973
Accession No:111548
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Sunniland vicinity, W of FL 29.
Description:Fruit elongate, black. 
Habitat:Canal banks with Eupatorium, Bidens, Salix, and Myrica; margin of glade and cypress [Taxodium] head.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29059A
  with D.Laker
Date:19 Aug 1965
Accession No:66169
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. K. Godfrey
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Along the Withlacoochee River, E of Pineola.
Description:Fruit oblong-ellipsoid. 
Habitat:Swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. K. Godfrey 57276
Date:16 Jul 1958
Accession No:7608
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Chinsegut Hill Refuge.
Description:Stem climbing; leaf lobes angular; pepo blackish, ellipsoid or oval. 
Habitat:Mature pine wood, weedy hardwood understory; scattered, sandy margin of wood.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 9420
Date:03 Sep 1959
Accession No:14986
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Ca. 12 mi. NW of Brooksville off US 98.
Description:Plants prostrate to climbing; flowers yellow; fruit immature. Frequent
Habitat:Secondary grazed upland hammock with cow oak [Quercus michauxii], sweetgum [Liquidambar styraciflua], Ilex, water oak [Quercus nigra], etc.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 9863
  with O. Lakela, J. Patman
Date:09 Aug 1969
Accession No:19603
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park. S of Jones Grade, 2 mi. W of FL 29. T50S, R29E, Sec. 2, SE¼.
Description:[Vining to] 6 ft. high on Annona and Sabal, open canopy. 
Habitat:Strand swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:M. Owen FS0208
Date:11 Sep 2000
Accession No:241640
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: Flat Island, SW of Leesburg.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
  with J. Daubenmire
Date:15 Nov 1992
Accession No:211519
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Dunedin Hammock, Dunedin; East Trail along ditch, West Roods Road.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:P. Genelle 2495
  with G. Fleming
Date:03 Oct 1976
Accession No:126106
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Along Brooker Creek in the vicinity of Keystone Lake.
Habitat:Black gum [Nyssa sylvatica var. biflora] - pond cypress [Taxodium ascendens] swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. E. Poppleton 606
Date:11 Nov 1975
Accession No:123743
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Trail's End Hammock
Habitat:Shady undergrowth, with Hyptis, Pluchea, Triphora.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 30185
Date:07 Sep 1966
Accession No:76135
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island.
Habitat:Disturbed areas.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 1177
Date:31 Mar 1952
Accession No:4061
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: 3061 NW 14th Street, Miami.
Description:Vine trailing or climbing; flowers yellow; pepo black when ripe. 
Habitat:In sand.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. Metzger 81
Date:26 Feb 1965
Accession No:74441
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Nov 2006
Determination History: Melothria pendula L. var. crassifolia (Small) Cogn.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: FL 588, 0.5 mi. W of US 19, NE Clearwater.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:P. Genelle 733
  with G. Fleming
Date:08 May 1971
Accession No:95489
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Monroe Co.: Summerland Key, ocean side of US 1.
Habitat:Margin of hammock, with Chiococca, Eugenia.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 27866
Date:13 Nov 1964
Accession No:61687
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria nashii Small - Determined By: O. K. Lakela
Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: N of Deep Lake, along W side of FL 29.
Description:Corolla yellow; flowers 15 mm long. 
Habitat:Canal bank and margin of hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 9382
  with M. Cooley, O. Lakela
Date:17 Oct 1962
Accession No:54063
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Off C-481A near Lecanto
Description:Vine matted against outcrops of limestone; mature fruit blackish. 
Habitat:Hammock association.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26492
Date:22 Sep 1963
Accession No:55930
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. Gulf beach at Sur Mer.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 30410
Date:03 Dec 1966
Accession No:78793
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria nashii Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Sunniland.
Habitat:Glade.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29458
Date:11 Jan 1966
Accession No:70305
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: On an island at the mouth of the Withlacoochee River.
Description:Creeping on the ground; flowers yellow; fruit elliptic. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. R. Cooley 6955
  with R.J. Eaton
Date:16 Sep 1959
Accession No:10296
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Midway Station E of Monroe Station, US 41.
Description:Twining on tall dead shrubs; fruits drying on the vine, yellow. 
Habitat:Cypress [Taxodium] pond margin.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 31260
Date:19 Nov 1967
Accession No:81610
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island.
Description:Climbing perennial; flowers small, yellow. 
Habitat:Damp waste places.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. R. Cooley 2519
Date:19 Feb 1954
Accession No:4063
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Gadsden Co.: Along C-159, 0.5 mi. S of its junction with C-270; 0.6 mi. S of Scotland. T2N, R2W, Sec. 15, NW¼ of SW¼; Sec. 16, NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Mesic forest in creek ravine.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11019
  with R.P. Wunderlin
Date:07 Jul 1986
Accession No:189705
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pasco Co.: N side of FL 54, ca. 4.5 mi. E of US 301, ca. 30 m E of the Hillsborough River, near bridge embankment.
Description:Flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Moist roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:E. E. Wise s.n.
Date:14 Sep 1986
Accession No:191326
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Okeechobee Co.: Lake Okeechobee public access point at Nubbin Slough, ca. 4.5 mi. (sld) SE of Okeechobee. T38S, R36E, Sec. 6, NW¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Weedy area along lakeshore.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11293
  with R.P. Wunderlin, K. Kuhlman
Date:25 Sep 1986
Accession No:191832
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Clearwater Sewage Treatment Plant, FL 580, N of radio signal tower, Magnolia Creek.
Habitat:Disturbed area.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 4127
Date:20 Aug 1988
Accession No:198022
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Just W of the Pine Grove Campground.
Description:Weed. 
Habitat:Edge of a small pond.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. Popenoe 1919
Date:09 Nov 1980
Accession No:154561
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Land development E of Lake Trafford.
Habitat:Roadside near shallow swamp.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 2755
  with J. Utley, L. Pardue
Date:18 Feb 1968
Accession No:82291
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Clay Co.: Along Wild Orchid Lane, 0.15 mi. W of the junction of C-224 and C-220A, ca. 6 mi. NE of Middleburg. T4S, R25E, Sec. 35, NW¼.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:M. Ragan 27
Date:02 Jul 1981
Accession No:156919
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: SW corner of the junction of SW 123rd Avenue and Miller Drive (56th Street).
Habitat:Disturbed wet prairie.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 3151
Date:04 Nov 1979
Accession No:157230
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Monroe Co.: East Cape, Cape Sable.
Habitat:Dune hollow vegetation.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:H. D. Hammond 3859b
Date:23 Dec 1965
Accession No:73961
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Sarasota.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:A. E. Perkins s.n.
Date:04 Dec 1942
Accession No:4062
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: NW of University of South Florida campus; along Livingston Avenue ca. 1 mi. N of Fletcher Avenue.
Description:Low-climbing; fruit 25 mm long, green, mottled. 
Habitat:In pineland and saw palmetto [Serenoa repens].
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26112
Date:26 Jul 1963
Accession No:54613
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Gasparilla Island State Recreation Area. T43S, R20E, Sec. 26, NE¼ of NE¼ of SW¼.
Habitat:Coastal strand.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:S.W. Braem GI0067
Date:11 Feb 1999
Accession No:226629
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hendry Co.: Along US 27 ca. 4.5 mi. NW of Lake Harbor and ca. 1.8 mi. SE of the Hendry County line. T43S, R35E, Sec. 20.
Habitat:Roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:G. Robinson 393
Date:02 Jul 1981
Accession No:161333
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sumter Co.: Along the Little Withlacoochee River, ca. 5 mi. SE of Tarrytown. T23S, R23E, Sec. 9, NW¼.
Habitat:Cypress [Taxodium] slough.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Robinson 352
Date:29 Sep 1981
Accession No:161039
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Dixie Co.: 0.9 mi. N of Shamrock city limit on US 19.
Habitat:Roadside.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:D. W. Crewz 1159
Date:12 Sep 1977
Accession No:243081
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Withlacoochee State Forest. Just N and S of a sand road (jeep trail) W of FL 471 and fish hatchery, just N of the Hernando and Polk County line, 8 km S of Tarrytown and 9-11 km NE of Lacoochee.
Habitat:Pine flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:M. T. Strong 2517
Date:29 Aug 2000
Accession No:227254
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Tidal flats of the Withlacoochee River below Yankeetown.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 6978
  with R.J. Eaton
Date:16 Sep 1959
Accession No:10290
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Escambia Co.: Ca. 2 mi. W of Myrtle Grove along Lilian Road where it bends S toward Millview.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:G. Wilhelm 9461
Date:30 Jun 1981
Accession No:157932
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Pineola, E of Floral City.
Description:[Vining] over shrubs. 
Habitat:Shady hollow of limeston of fern grottoes.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26407
Date:17 Sep 1963
Accession No:55828
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Nov 2006
Determination History: Melothria pendula L. var. crassifolia (Small) Cogn. - Determined By: J. E. Poppleton
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: E side of Captiva Island, ca. 1 mi. N of the bridge to Sanibel [Island].
Habitat:Scrub area behind beach.
Reproductive State:Flower, Flower
Collector:D. Burch 6509
Date:19 Oct 1970
Accession No:102250
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin and Palm Beach Co's: Jupiter Island.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. R. Cooley 4874
  with E. West, T. Daggy
Date:28 Jul 1956
Accession No:4060
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. K. Godfrey
Locality:USA. Florida. Leon Co.: Near Natural Bridge Battle Monument, 6 mi. E of Woodville.
Habitat:Moist deciduous forest with cypress [Taxodium].
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:R. E. Perdue 1838
  with R.K. Godfrey
Date:25 Sep 1954
Accession No:63000
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: Robert Kral
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Sumter-Citrus Wildlife Management Area.
Description:Prostrate vine. Frequent
Habitat:Sandy loam of clearing in hardwood hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. Kral 7838
Date:13 Aug 1958
Accession No:7674
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Duval Co.: Near Jacksonville.
Habitat:Low rich places.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. H. Curtiss 4911
Date:10 Nov 1894
Accession No:23198
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: O. K. Lakela
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Canal L 28.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:F. C. Craighead s.n.
Date:04 Apr 1965
Accession No:64163
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Moccasin Lake Park. Clearwater; near toilets.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. Fleming 3644
Date:17 Sep 1983
Accession No:172605
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: E of Tampa; ca. 1 mi. S of US 41 and FL 676 iintersection.
Habitat:Seasonally damp, weedy flat, formerly in pine and saw palmetto [Serenoa repens].
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10021
  with O. Lakela, J. Patman
Date:24 Aug 1960
Accession No:22497
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. K. Godfrey
Locality:USA. Florida. Jackson Co.: Along the Apalachicola River, W of Chattahoochee.
Description:Vine, branches spreading on the ground and running up the trunks of rough-barked trees. 
Habitat:Floodplain forest.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:R. K. Godfrey 57835
Date:17 Oct 1958
Accession No:7706
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: 2 mi. S of Monteverde.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
  with J. Daubenmire
Date:27 Aug 1981
Accession No:179830
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: End of Trail, ca. 1.2 mi. from the junction with FL 48.
Description:Fruit oblong. 
Habitat:Bare sandy opennings in margin of upland hardwood association of Quercus spp. and Sabal palmetto; sandy soil dominated by herbs; Centrosema abundant over tall plants of Eupatorium.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 25162
Date:12 Jul 1962
Accession No:48104
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Leon Co.: Along foundation on N side of house at 3237 Sharer Road, N edge of Tallahassee.
Description:Weedy plant. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:L. C. Anderson 3767
Date:27 Aug 1974
Accession No:179961
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1978
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: 3210 Old Oak Drive.
Description:Small vine; flowers yellow. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:1 m
Collector:C. H. Dodson 4784
Date:16 Sep 1978
Accession No:243082
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Indian Trace.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. Tabb s.n.
Date:03 Sep 1978
Accession No:183051
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Gilchrist Co.: At the end of the road to Hart Springs County Park, along the Suwannee River, ca. 7 mi. N of Fanning Springs. T9S, R13E, Sec. 25, SE¼ of NE¼.
Habitat:Wooded riverbank and roadside.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 10844
  with R.P. Wunderlin, C. vanHoek
Date:25 Oct 1985
Accession No:188696
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: W of US 41, 200 ft. N of Tamiami Village entrance, North Fort Myers.
Description:Flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Edge of woods; boundary of pinewoods and mowed road embankment.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:E. Brown s.n.
Date:02 Nov 1985
Accession No:188284
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: South Daytona, 610 Olive Street, ca. 3.7 mi. ENE of the junction of I-95 and I-4. T15S, R33E, Sec. 28.
Description:Scrambling, tendrilled vine growing in jasmine hedge on chain-link fence. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. M. Kunzer 446
  with L. Kunzer
Date:16 Dec 2003
Accession No:236400
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria nashii Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Sunniland vicinity, W of FL 29.
Description:Corolla yellow; fruit orange. 
Habitat:Canal banks with Eupatorium, Bidens, Salix, and Myrica; margin of glade and cypress [Taxodium] head.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29059
  with D. Laker
Date:19 Aug 1965
Accession No:66124
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Nov 2006
Determination History: Melothria pendula L. var. crassifolia (Small) Cogn. - Determined By: O. K. Lakela
Melothria crassifolia Small - Determined By: D. W. Hall
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: Indian River Island, beside Indian River, ca. 6 mi. S of Vero Beach.
Description:Flowers yellow, massing on berm and low herbs. 
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:W. G. D'Arcy 2952
Date:06 Aug 1968
Accession No:92051
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small - Determined By: D. Burch
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Old Cutler Road near Cocoplum Circle.
Habitat:Disturbed pineland.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:D. Burch 1510
Date:26 Oct 1969
Accession No:101343
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island Beach area off FL 92.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 30372
Date:22 Nov 1966
Accession No:78644
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Palm Beach Co.: Palm Beach Junior College, 2 mi. W of Lake Worth.
Habitat:Wet prairie, altered with white sand and sandy loam fill.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:W. L. McCart 7443
Date:18 Dec 1967
Accession No:90435
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria crassifolia Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Vicinity of Turtle Mound Monument.
Habitat:Atlantic coastal shell mounds with hammock growth dominated by Celtis, Persea, and Eugenia.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. W. Long 2321
  with O. Lakela, R. Broome, F. Almeda
Date:09 Oct 1966
Accession No:77411
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; 0.9 mi. into Refuge on access road; ca. 4.4 mi. SE of Wulfert (Blind Pass). T46S, R22E, SEc. 21, NW¼ of NW¼.
Habitat:Coastal hammock grading into mangroves.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 5159
  with R.P. Wunderlin, D.R. Richardson
Date:16 Mar 1979
Accession No:138845
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park. S of Jones Grade, 2.0 mi. W of FL 29. T50S, R29E, Sec. 2, SE¼.
Description:[Vininv to] 6 ft. high on Annona and Sabal, open canopy. 
Habitat:Strand swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:Sheet 2 of 2.
Collector:M. Owen FS0208
Date:11 Sep 2000
Accession No:238690
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Avon Park Bombing Range. Along edge of Lake Arbuckle, ca. 30 m S of north range boundary. T32S, R29E, Sec. 4.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:D. R. Lindsey 427
  with S. Upchurch
Date:01 May 1981
Accession No:168660
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Little Manatee River State Park. North loop of N hiking trail. T32S, R19E, Sec. 25, NE¼ of NE¼.
Description:Vine to 0.3 m. 
Habitat:Ruderal in M. [Myrica] cerifera stand.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. Myers 445
  with C. Myers
Date:15 Aug 1999
Accession No:230347
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Avon Park Bombing Range. Along Arbuckle Creek, ca. 0.5 mi. WNW of the Forestry Office. T32S, R30E, Sec. 31.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. R. Lindsey 619
  with S. Upchurch
Date:22 May 1981
Accession No:168134
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sumter Co.: Along Gator Creek, 1.25 mi. E of FL 471. T25S, R23E, Sec. 33, NW¼.
Habitat:Low wet area surrounded by pine flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Robinson 410
Date:08 Oct 1981
Accession No:161614
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Monroe Co.: Key West, at SE corner of the airport; southeasternmost corner of the island, behind the Best Western Motel.
Habitat:Weedy vacant lot, bordered by mangroves.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 6278
  with J. Hansen
Date:14 Sep 1979
Accession No:143956
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: South Central Regional Wastewater System (SCREWS), Vierra Wetlands. 28º 13’ 41” N 80º 45’ 48” W
Description:Herbaceous vine; flowers yellow; fruit dark green, mottled. Occasional
Habitat:Flag marsh landward margin.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:T. MacClendon 299
  with K.R. Weichman, C. Koeppel, J. Stahl
Date:01 Sep 2004
Accession No:239641
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. DeSoto Co.: 1 mi. W of Arcadia on FL 70.
Habitat:Edge of mesic woods and disturbed roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 6366
  with A.N. Arcuri, B.F. Hansen
Date:29 Oct 1978
Accession No:143453
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Hillsborough River State Park. 6 mi. S of Zephyrhills and 20 mi. NE of Tampa on US 301; left side of park road proceeding north. T27S, R21E, Sec's 7, 8, 9.
Description:Either prostrate and creeping or climbing in Salix caroliniana. 
Habitat:Moist sand of dried up pond.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:A. N. Arcuri 371
Date:05 Jul 1977
Accession No:143311
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; ca. 2 mi. ESE of Wulfert (Blind Pass), Indian Mounds trail on NW end of Refuge property.
Habitat:Coastal hammock.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 6252
  with A.N. Arcuri, B.F. Hansen
Date:28 Oct 1978
Accession No:137718
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; 0.9 mi. into Refuge on access road; ca. 4.4 mi. SE of Wulfert (Blind Pass). T46S, R22E, Sec. 21, NW¼ of NW¼.
Habitat:Coastal hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 5016
  with A.N. Arcuri
Date:13 Jan 1979
Accession No:137747
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: Lake Placid turn-off from FL 70, ca. 1 mi. in.
Habitat:Open field ditch.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:A. Fulton 226
Date:24 Oct 1978
Accession No:134334
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: South Miami.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. P. Sreemadhavan 5077
Date:10 Jul 1971
Accession No:133330
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Palmer Point, extreme S end of Siesta Key. 27º 12’ 35” N 82º 30’ 43” W
Description:Vine to 1.5 m; corolla bright yellow within, greenish yellow without; immature fruits green with whitish dots, black at maturity. 
Habitat:Disturbed coastal vegetation, with Casuarina forests.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Elevation:0 to 2 m
Collector:B. K. Holst 6037
  with M. Nolan, R. Rios, B. Kahn, G. Wiesbeck
Date:19 Mar 1997
Accession No:230052
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Little Manatee River State Park. Pine plantation just W of Dude Lake Trail parking area. T32S, R19E, Sec. 26, SW¼ of NW¼.
Description:Prostrate vine to 0.5 m. 
Habitat:Ruderal.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. Myers 479
Date:24 Aug 1999
Accession No:232865
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria nashii Small - Determined By: O. K. Lakela
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Sunniland.
Habitat:On cypress [Taxodium] trees.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:F. C. Craighead s.n.
Date:12 Mar 1965
Accession No:67375
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: Along S side of FL 68, 8.5 mi. W of the Florida Turnpike; 13 mi. W of Fort Pierce. T35S, R38E, Sec. 6, NE¼ of NE¼.
Habitat:Moist roadside ditch.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 7185
  with R.P. Sauleda, D.R. Richardson
Date:29 May 1980
Accession No:149134
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Honeymoon Island. S peninsula of Little Bayou. T28S, R15E, Sec. 8.
Description:Climbing on Rubus; flowers yellow; fruits green, becoming black. 
Habitat:In sand.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 3268
Date:13 Oct 1979
Accession No:151588
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Honeymoon Island State Recreation Area. Picnic parking lot. T28S, R15E, Sec. 8, NE¼ of SW¼ of NW¼ of NW¼.
Description:Vine to 1.5 m long. Common
Habitat:Ruderal area in mesic flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. Cole HI0005
  with H. Freeman
Date:28 Jun 1994
Accession No:212059
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Marion Co.: 1.8 mi. W of the junction of FL 329 on FL 320. T12S, R20E, Sec. 7, SE¼.
Description:Climbing on fence. 
Habitat:Edge of field.
Reproductive State:Bud, Immature Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 9962
  with B.F. Hansen, M. Van Etten
Date:18 Jul 1985
Accession No:187258
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Along Sheridan Street, 0.5 mi. W of FL A1A; 0.7 mi. N of North Hollywood Beach. T51S, R42E, Sec. 2, SE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 10633
  with R.P. Sauleda
Date:19 Oct 1985
Accession No:188769
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Ecological Research Area. T28S, R19E, Sec. 3.
Habitat:Disturbed areas in the sandhill.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. Richardson 1078
Date:16 Jun 1983
Accession No:170794
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pasco Co.: Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park. South portion of loop trail off Old Post Road. T25S, R16E, Sec. 29, NW¼ of NE¼.
Habitat:Maritime hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. vanHoek WB0068
  with S. Petty
Date:26 Sep 2002
Accession No:243873
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Churchill Ranch on Border Road, part of Deer Prairie Creek Preserve, ca. 2.3 km ENE of the junction of I-75 and C-777 (River Road). T39S, R20E, Sec. 5. 27º 7’ 3” N 82º 19’ 40” W
Habitat:Edge of mesic hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:A. R. Franck 310
Date:23 Aug 2007
Accession No:245702
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sumter Co.: Dade Battlefield Historic State Park. T21S, R22E, Sec. 20.
Habitat:Mesic flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. Bishop DB0013
  with K. Alvarez
Date:01 Oct 2002
Accession No:248124
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: B. K. Holst, 2008
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Deer Prairie Creek Preserve, eastern Venice; immediately S of I-75 and W of Myakka River. 27º 3’ 59” N 82º 17’ 12” W
Description:Vine. 
Habitat:Scrub.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:1 to 3 m
Collector:L. B. Birch 222
  with B.K. Holst, L. Clavijo
Date:29 Jul 2008
Accession No:250338
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. DeSoto Co.: Deep Creek Preserve. W side of Peace River, ca. 8 km NE of Port Charlotte, ca. 4.5 km NE of the junction of I-75 and C-769. T39S, R23E, Sec. 27, SW¼ of SW¼.
Habitat:Edge of hydric hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:A. R. Franck 1518
Date:23 Nov 2009
Accession No:252187
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Collier-Seminole State Park. Along N boundary road of park section off US 41. T51S, R27E, Sec. 27, NW¼ of SE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Strand swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:E. Jensen CS0536
Date:28 Feb 2007
Accession No:252351
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sumter Co.: W end of Lake Miona, 0.8km S of FL 472 and ca. 3 km (by air), NE of Moreland Park (junction of FL 462 and US 301).
Description:Corolla yellow. 
Habitat:Muddy shallows and sandy shore of lake.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:M. T. Strong 3941
Date:29 Aug 2009
Accession No:252778
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Colt Creek State Park. Ca. 2.5 km SSE of FL 471 bridge over the Withlacoochee River, ca. 5.1 km NNE of the junction of FL 471 and US 98. 28º 17’ 38” N 82º 2’ 37” W
Habitat:Edge of unpaved service road through mesic flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:J. M. Kunzer 2540
  with G. Dauphin, C. Eckert
Date:26 Sep 2008
Accession No:253068
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Tomoka State Park. Helicopter Island; ca. 1.1 km due N of the Old Dixie Highway bridge at the Tomoka River. 29º 20’ 56” N 81º 5’ 5” W
Habitat:Large spoil island in brackish marsh.
Collector:J. M. Kunzer 1458
Date:16 Mar 2006
Accession No:253515
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lafayette Co.: ALong C-357, ca. 3 mi. S of FL 51 and Cooks Hammock. T7S, R11E, Sec. 7, NE¼.
Habitat:Recently clearcut area in wet pine flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 13407
  with J. Hansen
Date:18 Sep 2008
Accession No:254915
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hamilton Co.: 2.5 mi. W of C-135 on Eightmile Still Road. T1S, R16E, Sec. 9, NE¼ of NE¼.
Habitat:Wet roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 13465
  with J. Hansen
Date:19 Sep 2008
Accession No:255146
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Myakka Wild and Scenic River. By TSA, Venice Park. T38S, R19E, Sec. 25, SW¼ of SW¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Riverbank.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:E. Gandy MWSR0073
Date:15 Aug 2008
Accession No:260472
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Kitching Creek.
Habitat:Disturbed sites.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:R. O. Woodbury s.n.
  with R. Roberts
Date:Dec 1988
Accession No:260567
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Glades Co.: Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area. 1.2 km E of C-731, 1.5 km S of the Highlands County line. 27º 1’ 6” N 81º 26’ 37” W
Habitat:Floodplain swamp.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. R. Franck 3010
Date:21 Apr 2012
Accession No:262373
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Public Boat Ramp at the end of Lemon Bluff Road at the St. Johns River. 28º 48’ 30” N 81º 7’ 54” W
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:W. D. Longbottom 16336
Date:28 Sep 2011
Accession No:263221
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Valencia College, North Econlockhatchee Trail, E of downtown Orlando. 28º 33’ 21” N 81º 15’ 3” W
Description:Vining rampantly on shrubs. 
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:S. Myers 697
Date:15 Sep 2012
Accession No:265522
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: Convenience store/rest area on C-512, off I-95. 27º 46’ 5” N 80º 33’ W
Description:Twining on wire fence. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. Myers 778
Date:22 Nov 2012
Accession No:266400
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Seminole Co.: West 25th Street, ca. 140 m W of West Airport Boulevard, Sanford. 28º 47’ 20” N 81º 17’ 48” W
Habitat:Wooded roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. H. Williams 3249
  with H.L. Williams
Date:20 Aug 2012
Accession No:266660
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Eckerd College Palm Hammock; SW border, near Forrer Sheen Drive. 27º 42’ 52” N 82º 41’ 26” W
Description:Vine with prickly leaves and a watery stem, crawling along ground and under leaf litter; curly tendrils opposite leaves at axils. 
Habitat:Shady cabbage palm [Sabal palmetto] stand.
Collector:D. Hilbert 151
Date:08 Sep 2012
Accession No:268882
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Johns Co.: Between railroad tracks and drug store, FL 16 at the San Sebastian River, St. Augustine. 29º 54’ 57” N 81º 19’ 31” W
Habitat:hedgerow.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:W. D. Longbottom 18618
Date:01 Mar 2013
Accession No:269702
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Kirk Point Park (City of Titusville park) on the Indian River Lagoon; E of US 1, ca. 0.5 mi. N of the junction of US 1 and Fl 50 (Cheney Highway.
Habitat:Edge of shrubby freshwater marsh.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. Chicone 1032.1
Date:24 May 2013
Accession No:270917
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Lower Green Swamp Preserve. Ca. 1.5 mi. NNW of the Knights Griffin Road bridge over Itchepackesassa Creek, ca. 3.5 mi. WSW of the junction of Deeson Road and C-35A. T27S, R22E, Sec. 35, E½.
Habitat:Flatwoods restoration area.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:R. Chicone 1067
Date:20 Jun 2013
Accession No:271475
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Hillsborough River State Park. On River Rapids Trail, SE side of river. T27S, R21E, Sec. 8, NW¼.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. vanHoek HR0356
Date:05 Aug 2005
Accession No:274899
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: S Indian River Drive (C-707), ca. 1 mi. N of SE Walton Road, Fort Pierce. 27º 18’ 31” N 80º 15’ 33” W
Habitat:Roadside thickets at edge of large remnant sand scrub habitat.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. H. Williams 4050
  with H.L. Williams
Date:01 Jan 2015
Accession No:278061
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Botanical Gardens.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:D. M. Hart s.n.
Date:03 Oct 1990
Accession No:208019
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:Jamaica. Cornwall Co. St. Elizabeth Par.: Lititz.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. Wolle s.n.
Date:Apr 1847
Accession No:85463
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria guadalupensis (Spreng.) Cogn.
Locality:St. Vincent & the Grenadines. St. Vincent. St. David Par.: Rose Bank.
Description:Over herbs and shrubs; tender, twining vine; flowers orange. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. R. Cooley 8563
Date:28 Mar 1962
Accession No:52726
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:Puerto Rico. Vega Alta Mun.: Along highway 691, 1.6 mi. NW of junction with highway 695; ca. 2 mi. N of Vega Alta.
Description:Weed. 
Habitat:Forested limestone hills.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 9315
  with R. P. Sauleda, D. K. Sauleda, M. E. Ragan, & E. Antomarchi
Date:24 Nov 1981
Accession No:166460
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria guadalupensis (Spreng.) Cogn. - Determined By: G. Fleming
Locality:Dominican Republic. Espaillat Prov. 61 km E junction with Puerto Plata-Santiago Road.
Habitat:Dense scrub, on steep hillside near ocean, coast road.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. Burch 2382
Date:25 Apr 1970
Accession No:92994
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin
Locality:Bahamas. New Providence Island. Near corner of Blue Hill Road and Palmetto Avenue, Nassau.
Description:Delicate climbing vine with yellow flowers and bluish fruits. 
Habitat:Weedy vacant lot.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:D. S. Correll 48299
Date:24 Mar 1977
Accession No:140003
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin
Locality:Bahamas. New Providence Island. Just SE of Holiday Inn, Paradise Island.
Habitat:Moist grassy area about pond in open Casuarina forest.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. S. Correll 48318
  with H. B. Correll
Date:25 Mar 1977
Accession No:140086
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1975
Determination History: Melothria guadalupensis (Spreng.) Cogn. - Determined By: D. Burch
Locality:Puerto Rico. Luquillo Mun.: W Luquillo.
Habitat:Hedgerow and scrub.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:D. Burch 3442
Date:25 Mar 1971
Accession No:101608
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Family Name:Cucurbitaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melothria pendula L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Madira Bickel Mound State Archaeological Site.
Habitat:Shell mound and surrounding woods.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. Bishop MB0074
  with K. Alvarez
Date:31 Jul 2002
Accession No:295288

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