Brachycorythis ovata Lindl.
subsp. welwitschii (Rchb. f.) Summerh.

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Records of this taxon from all countries are shown in the table below. Cases where the taxon is native, naturalised, possibly planted or definitely planted are all listed.

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Record number No of images Record date Recorder(s) Coll. Det. Conf. Herbaria Habitat Location Loc code(s) Outing code Planted code Country QDS Grid ref. FZ Div Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
106307010 Jan 2019N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
NcW115
N Wightman
B Bytebier
K

NU

Very large open dambo grassland growing on drier upper slopes in sandy to sandy loam soil Very large open dambo (Muchana dambo) c. 60 km NE of Mwinilunga close to border with DRC 0Zambia1124B3 W13696
94053320 Jan 2017N Wightman
RE Bone
K Yokoya
G Mpatwa
MG Bingham
Dry dambo Roadside dambo between Mwinilunga and Solwezi (Mwinilunga District) 0Zambia1125C3 W1486Tubers of this species are possibly used in the preparation of a local Zambian dish called Chikanda with wild populations may be threatened by overharvesting. 6
105834020 Jan 2017N Wightman
RE Bone
K Yokoya
G Mpatwa
N Wightman
RE Bone
K Yokoya
G Mpatwa
RB404
A Beaumont
K

Dambo (seasonally inundated grassland), ca. 1km sq., dominated by grasses and sedges. Soils peaty. Large open dambo. 0Zambia1125A3 W14926
283740No dateForestChirinda Forest60Zimbabwe2032B3 E0Checklist 40

Total records found: 4



Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Records of: Brachycorythis ovata.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=116320, retrieved 4 December 2021

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