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Taxon: Moringa peregrina (Forssk.) Fiori

 
Genus: Moringa
Family: Moringaceae
Nomen number: 456292
Place of publication: Agric. Colon. 4:59. 1911
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Jul-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bentree  (Source: PROTA4U) - English
  • wild drumsticktree  (Source: PROTA4U) - English
  • wispy-needle yasartree  (Source: PROTA4U) - English
  • arbre à noix de ben  (Source: PROTA4U) - French
  • ben blanc  (Source: PROTA4U) - French
  • moringa aptère  (Source: PROTA4U) - French
  • behenträd  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Bee plants:
  • Human food:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia (n.), Somalia, Sudan (n.)

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Israel, Jordan, Syria


References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Ghazanfar, S. A. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2. 1992 (L Oman)
  4. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  5. Miller, A. G. & T. A. Cope Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra. (F Arabia)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  8. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)

Check other web resources for Moringa peregrina (Forssk.) Fiori :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=456292. Accessed 14 November 2018.