Collections made by Charles Brain

Records: 23

The following is a list of the collections made by Charles Brain 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
106559 Acalypha segetalisNo dateCK Brain
CK Brain s.n. SRGH
Harare, Zimbabwe10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

Very little detail on this herbarium specimen

48897 Adiantum patens subsp. oatesii13 Mar 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9539 SRGH
Victoria Falls240Zimbabwe1725D4W910

40622 Barleria matopensis12 Mar 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9226 SRGH
Victoria Falls240Zimbabwe1725D4W890

21903 Coleus efoliatus24 May 1931CK Brain
CK Brain 4499 SRGH
Granite kopje.Near Makabusi River [last 2 words not clear]1,20Zimbabwe1731C3C1460

Small blue flowers; no leaves.

116070 Croton pseudopulchellus26 Nov 1936CK Brain
CK Brain s.n. SRGH
Presumably cultivatedHarare Gardens12Zimbabwe1731C3C1463

30228 Cyathea mannianaNo dateCK Brain
Stapleford Forest Reserve1560Zimbabwe1832D2 E1770

30240 Cyathea thomsoniiNo dateCK Brain
Stapleford Forest Reserve1560Zimbabwe1832D2 E1770

106598 Cyperus rotundus7 Feb 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 8470 SRGH
Harare District0Zimbabwe1731C3C0

19 Gutenbergia leiocarpa22 May 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9123 SRGH

34949 Haumaniastrum dissitifoliumNo dateCK Brain
CK Brain 9729 K
Stapleford Forest Reserve0Zimbabwe1832D2E0

Record cited in A revision of Haumanniastrum (Labiatae), Alan Paton in Kew Bulletin 52-2: 293-378 (1996)

41369 Helichrysum goetzeanum7 Jul 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9346 H Wild SRGH
Stapleford Forest, Penhalonga1560Zimbabwe1832D2E1765

74891 Helichrysum graniticola Jun 1937CK Brain
CK Brain 10793 H Wild SRGH
Salisbury0Zimbabwe1731C1 C1465

3-4' lax plant, much-branched.

35323 Helichrysum lepidissimum7 Jul 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9725 SRGH
Stapleford Forest Reserve 1560Zimbabwe1832D2E1770

119393 Marsdenia angolensis Dec 1937CK Brain
CK Brain in GHZ 10928 SRGH
Twiner on bank of stream.Salisbury [Location, not District].0Zimbabwe1731C3C0

52695 Nephrolepis undulata May 1904CK Brain
CK Brain 9576 AHG Alston SRGH
Victoria Falls240Zimbabwe1725D4W910

22 Ottelia ulvifolia25 May 1931CK Brain
CK Brain 4514 SRGH
No location specified0ZimbabweC1460

106592 Pentzia incana24 Dec 1936CK Brain
CK Brain 6513 SRGH
Harare District0Zimbabwe1731C3C0

Introduced from the Union of SA

106593 Pentzia incanaNo dateCK Brain
CK Brain s.n. SRGH
Harare Gardens10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

A bushy weed 6-9 inches high. October.

22487 Pteridium aquilinum subsp. capense16 Nov 1931CK Brain
CK Brain 6928 SRGH
Inyanga, Rhodes Est.54,1550Zimbabwe1832B3VQ71-78-E1830

53143 Pyrrosia schimperiana var. schimperiana Mar 1935CK Brain
CK Brain 10738 SRGH
On rocks, in shadeHarare10Zimbabwe1731C3C1460

52522 Thelypteris confluens Apr 1932CK Brain
CK Brain 9542 EACLE Schelpe SRGH
Ruwa River, Marondera0Zimbabwe1731C4C1460

121242 Triumfetta amuletum Jan 1937CK Brain
CK Brain 8898 SRGH
RoadsideAlexandra Park, Harare.10Zimbabwe1731C3C1463

Common on roadside.

106625 Walleria nutans17 Dec 1940CK Brain
CK Brain in GHZ 10992 SRGH
At foot of rocky outcropsNear Cleveland Dam, Harare1,30Zimbabwe1731C3C0


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Collections made by Charles Brain., retrieved 25 February 2024

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