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Buffalo Gourd Cucurbita foetidissima Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Buffalo Gourd 
Scientific Name(s): Cucurbita foetidissima 
Common Name(s): Missouri gourd, bisonpumpa, buffalo gourd, calabacilla amarga, calabazilla, chilicote, coyote gourd, fetid gourd, fetid wild pumpkin, prairie gourd, prärie-kürbis, stinking gourd, wild gourd, wild pumpkin 
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Description: All varieties and subspecies of Cucurbita foetidissima are included. 
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Buffalo gourd.jpg magnify image Photo courtesy of Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California--Davis,
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