African Plant Database


Momordica rostrata Zimm.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Momordica
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Momordica microphylla Chiov.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber to 7 m long; rootstock tuberous, visible above ground shade of shrubs or trees; 600-1700 m alt. smooth bark; basal stems thickened.
Ecology : Deciduous bushland, thicket; rocky places in woodland and wooded grassland; river banks; usually on sand; 0-1850 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 26031
 
Record n°26031
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