Momordica argillicola Thulin

First published in Kew Bull. 64: 487 (2009)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Ethiopia to Kenya. It grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Ethiopia, Kenya

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Kew Bulletin

  • Cufodontis, G. (1965). Enumeratio plantarum AethiopiaeSpermatophyta (sequentia). Bull. Jard. Bot. État 35 (2), Suppl.
  • Jeffrey, C. (1962). Notes on Cucurbitaceae including a proposed new classification for the family. Kew Bull. 15: 337 – 371.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  • Oliver, D. (1888). Flora of Somali-Land. In: F. L. James, The unknown horn of Africa. London.
  • ____ & Thulin, M. (1993). Cucurbitaceae. In: M. Thulin (ed.), Flora of Somalia 1: 216 – 240. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • ____ (1967). Cucurbitaceae. In: E. Milne-Redhead & R. M. Polhill (eds), Flora of Tropical East Africa. Crown Agents, London.
  • ____ (1995). Cucurbitaceae. In: S. Edwards, Mesfin Tadesse & I. Hedberg (eds), Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2 (2): 17 – 59. Addis Ababa University & Uppsala University.

Flora of Somalia

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

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Thulin, M.; Kaariye, H.Y.; Wilhelmi, F. [11281] Ethiopia K000543220 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • 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 Bulletin

    • Kew Bulletin
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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