African Plant Database

Momordica rostrata Zimm.
Information on the genus : Momordica
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
carte afrique num 26031
Record n°26031
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