Cucurbitaceae Cucumis sp.


Cocopa - Food, Bread & Cake

Use documented by:
Gifford, E. W., 1933, The Cocopa, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 31:263-270, page 266

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Scientific name: Cucumis sp.
Common names: Muskmelon
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Family (APG): Cucurbitaceae
Native American Tribe: Cocopa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Bread & Cake
Notes: Stored flesh washed in water, pounded, made into cakes and sun dried.

RECRD: 20695 id: 11578