African Plant Database


Moringa rivae Chiov.
Family : MORINGACEAE
Information on the genus : Moringa
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Moringa rivae Chiov. subsp. rivae
 
Taxon infra-specific
Moringa rivae Chiov. subsp. rivae
Moringa rivae subsp. longisiliqua Verdc.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender shrub 2-3 m; stems c. 8 cm , unbranched for c. 1 m,
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Ecology : Bare lava rocks; also steep rocky slopes with Delonix, Euphorbia, Acacia, Aloe and Plectranthus; 600-1100 m alt. (E Africa); woodland on granitic outcrops; c. 175 m alt. (Somalia); to 1350 m in Ethiopia.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 175861
 
Record n°175861
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