Collections made by Nigel Robson

Records: 9

The following is a list of the collections made by Nigel Robson 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
73927 Brillantaisia cicatricosa9 Nov 1958NKB Robson
NKB Robson 537 SRGH
Along streambank; also in swamp forestFoot of valley in Mafinga Mts, Chisenga.2150Malawi0933C4N2000

Herb to 6 ft with quadrangular stems. Corolla violet-blue

-9.96891033.3615800
98024 Chassalia parvifolia11 Dec 1958NKB Robson
NKB Robson 561 K
BM
LISC
Mafinga Hills, above Chisenga2150Malawi0933C4 N0

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 5 part 1: 40 (1989).

5
52545 Christella friesii2 Feb 1959NKB Robson
NKB Robson 1423 EACLE Schelpe SRGH
Shade of Syzygium cordatum, beside streamC. 4 miles S. of Dedza, beside main road0Zimbabwe1732C4E1700

Rhizomatous fern, fronds shortly pubescent

0.0000000.0000002
98688 Hippocratea goetzei12 Nov 1958DB Fanshawe
NKB Robson
NKB Robson 590 SRGH
K
BM
LISC
PRE
Evergreen forestWalindi Forest, Misuku Hills2140Malawi0933C2 N2000

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 2 part 2: 405, 1966. Climbing shrub; corolla dark green; anthers white.

5
102175 Lactuca inermis14 Jan 1959G Jackson
NKB Robson
G Jackson NKB Robson 1150 SRGH
K
BM
LISC
Mzuzu, Mzimba District0Malawi1333A2C1100

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 6 part 1:206, 1992

-13.04765033.4645706
100410 Orthochilus odontoglossus25 Jan 1959NKB Robson
NKB Robson 1311 K
Zomba Mt2030Malawi1535A4 S1850

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 11 part 2, 1998: 512.

2
107417 Pleurostylia africana16 Nov 1959NKB Robson
Steele
NKB Robson 1622 SRGH
K
BM
LISC
PRE
BR
Open sandy areaBetween Lake Nyasa and Grand Beach Hotels, near Salima0Malawi133D1C480

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 2 part 2, 1966
Tree c. 20ft high with rounded crown. Trunk 7.5 inch in D.B.H., straight. Bark dark grey, vertically and shallowly grooved. Flowers green except yellow anthers.

0.0000000.0000002
83374 Psychotria zombamontana25 Oct 1958NKB Robson
NKB Robson 347 By stream in evergreen forest.Nyika Plateau, 5 1/2 miles S.W. of Rest House: 1010Zambia2150

Slender shrub with arching branches, corolla white.

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97691 Sparrmannia ricinocarpaNo dateNKB Robson
NKB Robson 1267 Ciwao Hill, Chongoni Forest Reserve.0Malawi1434A4C0

Cited in Evergreen Forest Flora of Malawi: 572 (2001).

-14.31670034.2667005


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: Collections made by Nigel Robson .
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-collections-by-person.php?person_id=557, retrieved 27 September 2021

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