Taxon  Report   5363 
Marah macrocarpus  (E. Greene) E. Greene  (not an active name)
Cucamonga manroot,  Southern wild cucumber, Wild cucumber
Marah macrocarpus
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Marah macrocarpus, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Marah macrocarpus
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Genus: Marah
Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN spelling variant of Marah macrocarpa
NOTE: Marah macrocarpus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2018).

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