Collections made by Cunningham

Records: 9

The following is a list of the collections made by Cunningham in species name order. The records are of species which occur in Zimbabwe (either as a native/naturalised species or as a cultivated species).

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
95550 Carissa spinarum28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2916 WIND
Caprivi: Eastern Caprivi. Lianshulu camp. In termitarium.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

2 m high; Notes: Plant 2 m high. Leaves present. Spines opposite. Growing in Manilkara mochisia - Carcinia thicket. Common.

93968 Cleome gynandra29 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2506 WIND
Caprivi: Eastern Caprivi, Katima Mulilo.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724C20

Notes: Sold in Katima Mulilo market as an edible vegetable.

94558 Combretum mossambicense29 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2910 WIND
Caprivi: East Caprivi. Sesheke Village.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724D20

1.5 m high; Shrub; Notes: Vegetation type: Burkea woodland. Biotic effect: connor [?] plant on road sides. Plant height: 1.5 m. Common shrub with tranches exterclip with tendrils. Frequent on roadsides. Local abundance: abundant.

95564 Croton gratissimus var. gratissimus28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2920 WIND
Caprivi: Eastern Caprivi. Lizauli. Siambisso.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

2 m high; Shrub; Notes: Vegetation type: Peltophorm - Combretum woodland. Plant height is 2 m. Shrub, silvery white and leaves. Mbukushu name: mwango.

95571 Duosperma crenatum28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2921 E Tripp WIND
Abundant. Baikiea woodland. Growing in sandy soil type.Caprivi, Katima Mulilo: Precise north of Lizauli village.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

Plant 0.30 m high. New growth at base, old stems maintained.

95626 Ficus fischeri28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2908 WIND
Caprivi: Region Namibia. Major eastern Caprivi. Minor Lianshulu. Precise Lizanli village area.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823B2 0

Notes: Vegatation type degraded river forest with Garcinia-Diospyroas. Biotic abandend land, riverbank. Evergreen tree, 10 mm. Local abundance scaltered. Mbukushu ame = Wutata.

95581 Grewia flavescens var. flavescens28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2917 WIND
Caprivi: Major: east Caprivi. Precise: Lizauli village.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

2 m high; Notes: Vegetation type: Peltophorum - Combretum woodland. Plant height 2 m. Yellow flowers, paler green underside to leaf. Edible fruits. Nbukurhu name:- mungovo.

95620 Merremia tridentata subsp. angustifolia28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2922 MM Uiras WIND
Caprivi: Major east Caprivi. Precise Lizauli.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

Climber; Notes: Climber. Climber in Combretum woodland. Mbukulu name: muthingambo.

95599 Ocimum americanum28 Nov 1991AB Cunningham
AB Cunningham 2924 GL Maggs WIND
Caprivi: East Caprivi. Lizauli, northern section.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1823A20

Notes: Baikaia woodland. Sandy soil type. Used traditionally as perfume. Mbukushu 'dingambe'.


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Collections made by Cunningham., retrieved 25 March 2023

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