Momordica peteri Zimm.

First published in Cucurbitac. 2: 182 (1922)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Kenay to E. Tanzania. It is a liana and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, Tanzania

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Jeffrey, C. (1967). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Cucurbitaceae: 1-156.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jeffrey, C. (1967). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Cucurbitaceae: 1-156.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A. Zimm., Cucurbitac. 2: 182, 2, 12, 23, 37, 52, 64, 80, 86, 106, 116, figs. 11/1, 16/7–8, 26/1–3, 39/11–12, 64/1, 77/16–19, 83/13 (1922).
  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 175 (1949).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 1965 Drummond, R.B.; Hemsley, J.H. [1201] Kenya K000353845 No
Jun 1, 1965 Drummond, R.B.; Hemsley, J.H. [3493] Tanzania K000353835 Yes
Peter, A. [56748] Tanzania K000353846 Yes
Drummond, R.B.; Hemsley, J.H. [3493] Tanzania K:SPC-03268.000 No
Drummond, R.B.; Hemsley, J.H. [1936] Tanzania K:SPC-00828.000 No
Drummond, R.B.; Hemsley, J.H. [1201] Kenya K:SPC-21989.000 No
Robertson, S.A.; Beentje, H.J.; Khayota, B.; Luke, Q. [253] Kenya K000353844 No

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0