Hibiscus surattensis L.

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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
10128607 Dec 2018BT Wursten
IAI Nuvunga
GB Chindere
AA Amade
CF Nhancale
AF Wilssone
BT Wursten
Open grassy marshTava Marsh, Moribane Forest840Mozambique1933C2 MS500-19.74587033.3199807
101057030 Nov 2018BT Wursten
JA Massunde
IAI Nuvunga
GB Chindere
AA Amade
CF Nhancale
AF Wilssone
BT Wursten
Rocky seasonaly dry river bedNhahomba area, Chimanimani National Reserve1680Mozambique1933C1 MS568-19.58405033.0850107
96369015 Apr 2018BT Wursten
T Castigo
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
In tall miombo woodlandAlong road to Mpawe Village,Coutada 12, Cheringoma 1840Mozambique1835A4 MS164Broadly triangular stipules -18.42934035.3523307
80515011 Apr 2017BT Wursten
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
By large termite mound in tall miombo woodland Swanepoel Concession, Cheringoma 1980Mozambique1835C1 MS239-18.55019035.0301607
9645303 Apr 2017BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
Roadside margin of disturbed area in sandforest Inhamitanga Forest Reserve, Marromeu 830Mozambique1835A2 MS154-18.15993035.4164107
9622302 Apr 2017BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
Small patch of sandforest in mixed miombo woodland Along road to Inhamitanga West of Chironde Camp, Coutada 12 1840Mozambique1835A4 MS251 -18.29227035.2903407
80345025 Mar 2017BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
Disturbed margin of tall miombo woodland Chironde Camp, Coutada 12 1840Mozambique1835A4 MS170-18.32754035.3576607
74058018 Nov 2015I Darbyshire
A Banze
JA Massunde
JM174
I Darbyshire
K

LMA

Ndzou

Floresta sempre verde, com pouca vegetacao de estrato inferior, solos francos arrenosos, com paior ocorrencia de Funtumia africana, Newtonia buchananii, Craterispermum sp, Garcinia sp, Mirants sp, Bligh unijugata Dianella sp e Uapaca lissopyrenaComunidade Maronga,sudeste de Chimanimani, floresta Comeni proximo do rio Murere0Mozambique1933C3 MS285Erva toda ela verde que aparenta brobolhas raspantes, folhas, simples alternada, avermelhado na base da bainha-19.96894433.1004447
71607016 May 2015J Guyton
P Naskrecki
J Guyton
JAG_15_84A
BT Wursten
Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS0Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.91697034.4792007
71634016 May 2015J Guyton
P Naskrecki
J Guyton
JAG_15_110A
BT Wursten
Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS0Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.90379034.4513807
71557015 May 2015BT Wursten
J Guyton
J Guyton
JAG_15_55A
BT Wursten
Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS36Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.91211034.4541607
71558015 May 2015BT Wursten
J Guyton
J Guyton
JAG_15_55B
BT Wursten
EOWBL

Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS36Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.91211034.4541607
71559015 May 2015BT Wursten
J Guyton
J Guyton
JAG_15_55C
BT Wursten
Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS36Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.91211034.4541607
71560015 May 2015BT Wursten
J Guyton
J Guyton
JAG_15_55D
BT Wursten
Floodplain/ThicketLake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834C4 MS36Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of surattensis has fine dotting of black glands, and is complex and ornate with both a horizontal and vertical component. Leaves are three- or sometimes five-lobed.-18.91211034.4541607
66174123 Apr 2015BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
Sandy soils on seasonally flooded stream bed Sandbank by stream at base of Mt Bunga, northwestern Gorongosa National Park 140Mozambique1834C2 MS59-18.60061034.3388207
60503211 Jul 2014S Holt
S Holt
Open low forest and shrublandMunavalate, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique0Mozambique2135C3 GI20Common on disturbed areas-21.88715235.1253367
60413113 Jun 2014BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
On termite mound at margin of seasonal pan in sandforest Sandforest loop, Gorongosa National Park 140Mozambique1834C4 MS41-18.96071034.3390007
66469123 Apr 2013BT Wursten
G Davies
BT Wursten
BW547
BT Wursten
BR

TCT-CatapĂș

EOWBL

Tall Miombo woodland Near Nhagutua Ranger Post, Gorongosa National Park, Cheringoma. 140Mozambique1834D2 MS300-18.71443334.8409217
37941027 Dec 2011MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
RoadsideRoad from Mt Selinda to Espungabera border post0Zimbabwe2032B3 E1020-20.41129032.7195707
37566025 Dec 2011MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
Forest edgeEdge of camp site, Chirinda Forest60Zimbabwe2032B3 E1150Leaves 3-lobed; stipules broad-20.40960032.6996707
61080217 Nov 2010D Gwynne-Evans
BT Wursten
Disturbed area along forest marginNortheastern slopes, Mt Mabu870Mozambique1636A4 Z1000-16.25679036.3996200
76089113 May 2010D Gwynne-Evans
BT Wursten
In coastal bush. Inhaca Island.1940Mozambique2632B2 M20-26.00550032.9149005
31942313 Jul 2007BT Wursten
P Ballings
BT Wursten
P Ballings
PB765
MA Hyde
BT Wursten
LMU

Floodplain grasslandHippo House, Gorongosa National Park140Mozambique1834D3 MS15-18.91471734.5171677
21608026 Apr 2005MA Hyde
BT Wursten
MA Hyde
05.116.07
Riverine vegetation - in shadeIsland 4160Zambia1725C4 LL296271S9100
2135325 Apr 2005MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
05.115.49Open area with mixed sand banks and forest and 'undulations'Island 2: near boat landing point, Katombora160Zambia1725C4 LL298269S9100
1131700 2001Maputo Elephant Reserve2260Mozambique2632B4 (QDS approximate)M0Listed in SABONET News 7(1), 2001 23-29 Provisional Plant Checklist of the Maputo Elephant Reserve.2
82514015 May 1994CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma
223
P Fryxell
Mpika District; North Lwangwa National Park. 8 km from Mwaleshi River on road to Mahula Puku Camp.910Zambia1132D1 N940Plant covered with white hairs as well as nasty red spines. Yellow petals with red inner base; light yellow pistils with red stigmas and red stamens.-11.63722232.6861115
281630No dateEdge of forestChirinda Forest60Zimbabwe2032B3 E0Checklist 40
706430No dateMount Mulanje1790Malawi1535D3 S0Checklist 60

Total records found: 29



Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Records of: Hibiscus surattensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=139660, retrieved 8 August 2022

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