Momordica pterocarpa Hochst. ex A. Rich.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: In woodland and riverine fringes.
Altitude range: 1150 - 1350 m
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Worldwide distribution: Eritrea, Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N,C,S
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 420 - 421.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Momordica pterocarpa

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Momordica pterocarpa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Momordica pterocarpa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Momordica pterocarpa
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Momordica pterocarpa
JSTOR Plant Science: Momordica pterocarpa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Momordica pterocarpa
Plants of the World Online: Momordica pterocarpa
Tropicos: Momordica pterocarpa
Wikipedia: Momordica pterocarpa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Momordica pterocarpa., retrieved 2 December 2023

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