1. Family: Moringaceae Martinov
    1. Moringa Adans.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical, Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FTEA]

    Moringaceae, Bernard Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1986

    Note
    Description as for family.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Bangladesh, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gulf States, India, Kenya, Lebanon-Syria, Madagascar, Namibia, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen

    Introduced into:

    Aldabra, Andaman Is., Arizona, Assam, Bahamas, Benin, Burkina, California, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Is., Central African Repu, Chad, Chagos Archipelago, Christmas I., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Fiji, Florida, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Laccadive Is., Laos, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique Channel I, Myanmar, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicobar Is., Niger, Nigeria, Puerto Rico, Rodrigues, Réunion, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Southwest Caribbean, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Vietnam, Windward Is., Zaïre

    Moringa Adans. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Fam. Pl. 2: 318 (1763)

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • —F.T.A. 1: 101.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Verdc. in K.B. 40: 1-23 (1985)
    • Fl. Madag. Fam. 84-86: 33-40 (1982)
    • Keraudren in Webbia 19: 815 (1965)
    • Verdc. in K.B. 13: 384 (1959)
    • Chiov. in Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1917: 27 (1917)
    • Fam. Pl. 2: 318, 579 (1763)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0