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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Cucumis L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Dilleniidae
Order  Violales
Family  Cucurbitaceae – Cucumber family
Genus  Cucumis L. – melon P
Contains 8 Species and 8 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Cucumis anguria L. – West Indian gherkin P
Variety  Cucumis anguria L. var. anguria – West Indian gherkin P
Variety  Cucumis anguria L. var. longaculeatus J.H. Kirkbride – West Indian gherkin P
Species  Cucumis dipsaceus C.G. Ehrenb. ex Spach – hedgehog gourd P
Species  Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich. – cucumis P
Species  Cucumis melo L. – cantaloupe P
Species  Cucumis metuliferus E. Mey. ex Naud. – African horned cucumber P
Species  Cucumis myriocarpus E. Mey. ex Naud. – gooseberry gourd P
Species  Cucumis prophetarum L. – cucumis P
Species  Cucumis sativus L. – garden cucumber P

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