colocynth USDA PLANTS Symbol: CICO7
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Vines
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.

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Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Violales: Cucurbitaceae
Native Range: Not Found (BAIL); Mediterranean region and India (MABAIL);

EDDMapS Distribution:
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State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Death Valley National Park (California)

Invasive Listing Sources:
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007