The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Momordica

The genus Momordica is in the family Cucurbitaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Momordica

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Momordica aculeata Poir. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica acuminata Merr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica acutangula Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica affinis De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica amaniana Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica angolensis R.Fern. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica angulata Savi ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica angustisepala Harms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica anigosantha Hook. f. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica anthelmintica Schumach. & Thonn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica argillicola Thulin Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica auriculata Noronha Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica balsamina L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica bequaertii De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica boivinii Baill. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica bricchettii Chiov. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cabraei (Cogn.) C.Jeffrey Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica calantha Gilg Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica calcarata Colebr. ex Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica camerounensis Keraudren Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cardiospermoides Klotzsch Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica casea Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica charantia L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cirrhiflora Wight ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cissoides Planch. ex Benth. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica clarkeana King Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cochinchinensis (Lour.) Spreng. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cogniauxiana De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cordata Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica coriacea Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica corymbifera Hook. f. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica cucullata Hook.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica cymbalaria Hook. f. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica denticulata Miq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica denudata C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica dioica Roxb. ex Willd. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica diplotrimera Harms Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica dissecta Baker Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica echinocarpa Fenzl ex Hook.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica enneaphylla Cogn. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica foetida Schumach. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica friesiorum C. Jeffrey Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica gabonii Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica garipensis E.Mey. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica garriepensis Arn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica gilgiana Cogn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica glabra A. Zimm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica grandibracteata Gilg Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica guttata Planch. ex Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica hamiltoniana Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica hamiltoniana Wall. ex G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica henriquesii Cogn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica heterophylla Wight ex M.Roem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica heterophylla Cogn. ex F.B.Forbes & Hemsl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica heyneana Wall. ex G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica heyneana Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica huberi Tod. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica humilis (Cogn.) C.Jeffrey Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica jagorana K.Koch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica jeffreyana Keraudren Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica kirkii C. Jeffrey Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica laurentii De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica leiocarpa Gilg Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica littorea Thulin Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica macrantha Gilg Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica macropetala Mart. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica martinicensis Hook. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica microphylla Chiov. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica missionis Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica mossambica H.Schaef. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica multicrenata Cogn. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica multicrenulata Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica multiflora Hook.f. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica obtusisepala Keraudren Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica officinarum-elaterium Crantz Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica ovata Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica paina Buch.-Ham. ex G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica papillosa Peckolt ex Rosenthal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica parvifolia Cogn. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica pauciflora Cogn. ex Harms Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica peteri A. Zimm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica pterocarpa A. Rich. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica punctata Engl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica pycnantha Harms Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica racemiflora Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica repens Bremek. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica rostrata A. Zimm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica rotunda Noronha Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica roxburghiana G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica rumphii W.J.de Wilde Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica runssorica Gilg Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica rutshuruensis De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica sahyadrica Kattuk. & V.T.Antony Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica schimperiana Naudin Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica senegalensis Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica sessilifolia Cogn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica silvatica Jongkind Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica sphaeroidea Blanco Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica spinosa Chiov. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica subangulata Blume Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Momordica suringarii Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica trifoliolata Hook. f. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Momordica trilobata Wight ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica tubulosa Buch.-Ham. ex Naudin Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica vogelii Planch. ex Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica welwitschii Hook.f. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica wildemaniana Cogn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Momordica zeylanica Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 155 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Momordica. Of these 36 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 8 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Momordica. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 155 species names for the genus Momordica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 36 23.2%
Synonym 46 29.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 73 47.1%

All names

The status of the 163 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Momordica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 37 22.7%
Synonym 53 32.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 73 44.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 155 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Momordica, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 36 46 0 0 82 52.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 73 73 47.1%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Momordica is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 21 25 0 1 0 47 30.3%
WCSP (in review) 15 21 0 72 0 108 69.7%