cucurbit


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cucurbit

(ku-ker'bit) [L. cucurbita, gourd]
Cupping glass.
See: cupping
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The results of the present study demonstrate that melonworm infestation can occur throughout the cucurbit growing period, with high abundance during the warm planting seasons (>20 [degrees]C).
Furthermore, damage of the pest on four different cucurbit species [watermelon (Citrullus lanatus Matsum.
2004, reared from a cucurbit fruit; 3[male] Bambao INRAPE station, 13.
Physiology and pathogenicity of cucurbit black-rot fungus.
APHIS also recognized certain areas in Peru as free from the South American cucurbit fly.
The origins and dispersal of this species are discussed, with reference to the bottle gourd, Lagenaria siceraria, another cucurbit that is widespread in Asia and the Pacific.
Effects of pollen competition on progeny performance in a heterozygous cucurbit.