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Bitter Melon

Momordica charantia

Description:

Green fruit, 18 mm diameter, 2 mm long (30 mm including "tail") with hexagonally distributed spiked ridges.

Habitat:

Suburban neighborhood on mesic, tropical, insular lowland plateau.

Notes:

Spotted in my black yard, hanging from a vine entwined in a koa (Acacia koa) tree.

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Allen Hoof
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Allen Hoof

Lat: 21.45, Long: -158.03

Spotted on Nov 14, 2015
Submitted on Nov 16, 2015

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