⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2723888, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai.
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Enum. Pl. Afric. Austral 279 1836.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:291921-1.