Details of record no: 71681

Persicaria senegalensis (Meisn.) Soják

Three blocks of information are displayed on this page, namely: (a) details of the record; (b) the record point plotted using Google Maps and (c) any images attached to the record. Please scroll down to see the various items.

Record details:

Date: 17 May 2015
Recorder(s):BT Wursten
J Guyton
Collector(s):J Guyton
JAG_15_137D
Determiner(s):BT Wursten
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:
Habitat: Floodplain/Thicket
Location: Lake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park
Location code(s): 14
Outing code: 41
Planted code: Not planted
Country: Mozambique
Quarter Degree Square: 1834C4
Grid reference:
FZ Division: MS
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Upright, branching, herbaceous plant up to c.100cm high. White inflorescences with an orange tinge holding small flowers at the top of the stems. Long, unserrated, velvety leaves, gray-green, slightly lighter on the underside. Green stems that are thick and soft. Looks like a water plant. Overall lapathifolia has an orange tinge (warm) as opposed to senegalensis's overall pink-blue (cool) tinge.
Latitude, Longitude: -18.916660, 34.489280
Location Accuracy Code: 7

Map of species record

Images:

Image: 5

Persicaria senegalensis
Species id:121840
Image id:5
Image number:23665
Photographer: BT Wursten
Code 1 if image of a herbarium specimen:0
Herbarium in which image taken:
Code 1 if image not to be displayed:0
Image notes:Upright, branching, herbaceous plant up to c.100cm high. White inflorescences with an orange tinge holding small flowers at the top of the stems. Long, unserrated, velvety leaves, gray-green, slightly lighter on the underside. Green stems that are thick and soft. Looks like a water plant. Overall lapathifolia has an orange tinge (warm) as opposed to senegalensis's overall pink-blue (cool) tinge.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Individual record no: 71681: Persicaria senegalensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=71681, retrieved 24 May 2019

Site software last modified: 18 August 2018 1:29pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use