Moringaceae

MORINGA Juss.

  1. Moringa oleifera Lam., Encycl. 1 (1785) 398; Steenis FM 1, 4, 2 (1949); Mustaqim & Navia DFOS (2021). - Morunga Rumph. Herb. Amb. 1 (1741) 184 t. 74/5. - Guilandina moringa L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 381. Hyperanthera moringa Vahl, Symb. bot. 1 (1790) 3. - Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn. Fruct. 2 (1791) 314. Moringa nux-ben Perr., Mem. Soc. Linn. Paris 3 (1824) 129. - Moringa polygona DC. Prod. 2 (1825) 478. NW India. Cultivated and naturalized in Indonesia.

References


Mustaqim, W.A. & Navia, Z.I. 2021 onwards. Digital Flora of Sumatra. www.sumatraplants.org.

van Steenis CGGJ. 1949. Moringaceae. Flora Malesiana ser. 1. 4(2): 45-46.