Momordica multiflora Hook.f.

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 2: 540 (1871)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Ghana to Uganda and Angola. It is a Climbing annual and grows primarly in the Wet Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria, Uganda, Zaïre

Accepted Infraspecifics

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Jeffrey, C. (1967). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Cucurbitaceae: 1-156.
  • Keraudren-Aymonin, M. (1975). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaire-rwanda-Burundi), Cucurbitaceae: 1-152. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Cogn. & Harms in Engl. Pflanzenr. Cucurbit. 2: 47.
  • in F.T.A. 2: 540 (1871)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Keraudren-Aymonin, M. (1975). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaire-rwanda-Burundi), Cucurbitaceae: 1-152. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • F. W. Andr., The Flowering Plants of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan 1: 181 (1950).
  • Hiern, Cat. Welw. Afr. Pl. 2: 394 (1898).
  • Hook. f. in Flora of Tropical Africa 2: 540 (1871).
  • Hutch. & Dalz., Flora of West Tropical Africa 1: 181 (1927)
  • Keay, Flora of West Tropical Africa ed. 2, 1: 212 (1954).
  • R. & A. Fernandes in Mem. Junta Invest. Ultram., sér. 2, 34: 79 (1962).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Onochie, C.F.A. [31240], Nigeria 4998.000 No
Onochie, C.F.A. [FHI31240], Nigeria K000040017 No
Hall, J.B. [1263], Ghana K000040018 No
Hall, J.B. [GC38525], Ghana K000040019 No
Chevalier, A. [19424], Ivory Coast K000040020 No
Vogel, J.R.T. [173], Bioko K000040021 Yes
Staudt, A. [415], Cameroon K000040022 No
Zenker, G.A. [4852], Cameroon K000040023 No
Zenker, G.A. [616], Cameroon K000040024 No
Bates, G.L. [212], Cameroon K000040025 No
Zenker, G.A. [4653], Cameroon K000040026 Yes
Hallé, N. [3946], Gabon K000040027 No
Hallé, N. [336], Gabon K000040028 No
Mann, G. [1019], Gabon K000040029 Yes
Toussaint, L. [734], Zaïre K000040030 No
Vrydagh [420], Zaïre K000040031 No
Robyns, W. [712], Zaïre K000040032 No
Louis, J. [6534], Zaïre K000040033 No
Louis, J. [6534], Zaïre K000040034 No
Jans, E. [1051], Zaïre K000040035 No
Louis, J. [990], Zaïre K000040036 No
Dümmer, R. [964], Uganda K000040037 No
Luke [3143], Kenya K000040038 No
Gossweiler, J. [4598], Angola K000040039 No
Gossweiler, J. [6587], Zaïre K000040040 No
Welwitsch [843], Angola K000040041 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0