Identity of the cucumis please? 19 October 2010

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Yazdy Palia

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Oct 19, 2010, 1:27:06 AM10/19/10
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Dear Friends,
could someone identify the cucumis climber in the pictures please?
Date & Time 19 October 2010
Location: Place, Altitude, GPS Chethalayam, Wayanad.
Habitat: Garden, Urban, Wild Type: Wild
Plant Habit: Tree, Shrub, Climber, Herb Climber
Height, Length.
Leaves Type, Shape, Size
Inflorescence Type Size
Flowers Size Colour Calyx Bracts- Flowers yellow, size around 4 mm in diameter
Fruits Type, Shape, Size Seeds Round around 10 mm in diameter, dark
green lines and fruits are hairy.
Other Information like Frangrance, Pollinator, Uses.
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Yazdy Palia.
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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 19, 2010, 1:32:32 AM10/19/10
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... must be Cucumis maderaspatanus ... if not, me too eager to know the ID.
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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 19, 2010, 1:35:25 AM10/19/10
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dinesh ji
I think you are right.

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Yazdy Palia

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Oct 19, 2010, 3:28:42 AM10/19/10
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Thank you Dr. Gurcharan Singh Ji and Dinesh ji. You are both right.
The link follows.
http://128.253.177.182/taxpage/0/0/79/binomial/Cucumis%20maderaspatanus.html
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Yazdy Palia.

tanay bose

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Oct 19, 2010, 9:51:09 AM10/19/10
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I also think dinesh Ji is cprrect
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