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Pepino amargo. Bitter Mellon

Momordica charantia

Habitat:

Islas Pacífico

Notes:

Islas Galápagos


1 species ID suggestions

2 Comments

Isabela
Isabela 4 years ago

Thank you very much CDF for ID and comment.

Verynice spotting. Thanks! This is Momordica charantia - pepino amargo / Bitter Mellon. Native in Africa, introduced and sometimes invasive all over the tropics ad subtropics, including on Galapagos. Used in African and Asian cooking. See proposed ID.

Provincia de Galápagos, Ecuador

Lat: -0.65, Long: -90.34

Spotted on Apr 9, 2007
Submitted on Aug 26, 2010

Spotted for mission

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