African Plant Database

Moringa longituba Engl.
Protologue : Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 9: 251 (1902)
Information on the genus : Moringa
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub or shrub, often with a single slender brittle stem…
Ecology : Open Commiphora thicket, Commiphora-Acacia bushland with scattered larger trees; often on soils over limestone; 200-750 m alt. (E Africa); also semi-desert scrub; 30-740 m alt. (Somalia).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 61
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 57922
Record n°57922
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