Moringa rivae Chiov.

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1917: 26 (1917)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. & SE. Ethiopia to S. Somalia and N. Kenya. It is a tree and grows primarly in the desert or dry shrubland biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Accepted Infraspecifics

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(1): 1-532. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Verdcourt, B. (1986). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Moringaceae: 1- 11.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1993). Flora of Somalia 1: 1-493. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Chiov. in Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1917: 26 (1917).
  • Cufod., Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae Spermatophyta (Supplement in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux.) 1: 163 (1954).
  • Verdc. in Kew Bulletin 40: 13 (1985).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2001 Puff, C. [6], Ethiopia K000385463 No
Jun 14, 1983 Gilbert, M.G. [5505], Kenya K000385471 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Gilbert, M.G. [7672], Ethiopia K000385454 No
Sep 24, 1959 Adamson, J. [121], Kenya K000385473 No
Burger, W. [3077], Ethiopia K000430129 isotype Yes
Burger, W. [3077], Ethiopia K000430130 holotype Yes
Hemming, C.F. [138], Somalia K000385469 No
Hemming, C.F. [1552], Ethiopia K000385472 No
Hemming, C.F. [1552], Ethiopia K000385462 No
Friis, I. [2852], Ethiopia K000385464 No
Gilbert, M. [3985], Ethiopia K000385461 No
Hemming, C.F. [138], Somalia K000385470 No
Hemming, C.F. [138], Somalia K000385468 No
Hemming, C.F. [138], Somalia K000385467 No

Sources

  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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 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