⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2747146, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn..
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. 4: 38 1783.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:292380-1.