African Plant Database


Momordica repens Bremek.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Momordica
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Momordica marlothii Harms
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems prostrate or occasionally scandent, to 2 m long, arising arising from a woody base; similar to M. angustifolia but with
Ecology : Bushland on sandy soil; 1000 m alt. Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Length 0.5 - 2 m. Alt: 855 - 1065 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, LP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 65 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 26005
 
Record n°26005
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