What Is the Difference between Cantaloupe and Muskmelon?

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The difference between cantaloupe and muskmelon is that cantaloupe fruits have deep grooves while the muskmelon has shallow grooves. The cantaloupe also has a hard warty rind and an orange flesh unlike the greenish or brownish flesh seen in the muskmelon. The cantaloupe grows widely in Europe while the muskmelon is common in America.
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"Cantaloupe" is used to refer two subspecies of the muskmelon--the pale green European cultivar and the netted, reticulated American cultivar.
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