Records determined by Kew Staff

Determinations: 75

The following is a list of the records determined by Kew Staff in species name order.

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code(s) Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
80751Acacia nigrescens23 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 936 Kew Staff K
Livingstone District; along Livingstone-Lusaka Road, 18.9 km from the main water tank in Livingstone-Boma along Livingstone-Lusaka Road. 0Zambia1723C1S1020

Tree to 12 m, occasional in woodland DBH 15 cm. Stems with dark grey bark and short curved thorns. Fruits green, thin and flat.

-17.66666723.2000004
80789Acalypha ornata21 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 449 Kew Staff B Luwiika K
Boiling Pots, rain forestLivingstone District; Victoria Falls, Boiling Pots, rain forest. 1200Zambia1725D4S860

Shrub 1 m. Stems woody, dark green with white/grey hairs; leaves dark green; flowers yellowish-green, both female and male on one plant.

-17.93333325.8500004
74867Adenia lobata subsp. rumicifolia25 Oct 1997MG Bingham
MG Bingham 11597 Kew Staff KB Vollesen K
Lusaka SE 13km., Protea Hill Farm. 1490Zambia1528A4C1300

Massive vine covering two trees, in prolific bloom, and attracting bees in great numbers, clearly audible at 50m. Male flowers, slightly scented; pollen creamy-white.

-15.47166728.3850006
63627Adenodolichos punctatus subsp. punctatus29 Sep 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5664 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond. Name in list: Adenodolichos punctatus

-15.15210029.3537004
75920Aristea angolensis21 Dec 2011L Merrett
L Merrett 630 Kew Staff K
Dambo: Syzigium guineense, Uapaca sansibarica, Protea garguedii, P. welwitschii, Pankiaka carsonii, Habenaria filicornis, Gardenia subacaulis, Parinari capensis, Justicia elegantula, Ascolepsis protea.Mutinondo Wilderness Area, Mayense Main Camp: Little Chipundu dambo 1160Zambia1231A4 N1434

Monocot. Leaves: light grey-green, long slender, spreading from base. Flower stalk +-1m tall; flowers: widely spaced towards top of stalk, ppetals x 6 blue +-8mmx10mm, rounded to slightly tapered tips.

6
75921Aristea angolensis1 Jan 2013L Merrett
L Merrett 1167 Kew Staff K
Dambo: Syzygium cordatum, Syzygium guineense, Uapaca sansibarica, Protea garguedii, P. welwitschii, Gnidia chrysantha, Conyza welwitschi, Desmodium barbatum, Gardenia subacaulis. Mutinondo Wilderness Area, Mayense Main Camp: Little Chipundu dambo 1160Zambia1231A4 N1434

Mono. Tubers below, leaves graas-like from base, variable lengths, fanning out along one plane, tallest central, shorter to the sides, flower stalk +-15cm above leaves, blue flowers, 6 petals, alternating from larger to smaller, yellow anthers central.

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84310Ascolepis lineariglumis var. lineariglumis21 Jan 1954EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_473 Kew Staff C Archer K
MRSC
Mbeza, Mapanza N 15 miles0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84430Ascolepis pusilla16 Apr 1960EA Robinson
EA Robinson 3586 Kew Staff K
DamboMwinilunga District, Kalenda Dambo0ZambiaW0

0.0000000.0000000
84431Ascolepis pusilla9 Apr 1960EA Robinson
EA Robinson 3551 Kew Staff K
BR
Chingola W 85km0ZambiaW0

0.0000000.0000000
84432Ascolepis pusilla4 May 1960EA Robinson
EA Robinson 3690 Kew Staff K
Chingola N 11km0ZambiaW0

0.0000000.0000000
84433Ascolepis pusilla4 Jun 1960EA Robinson
EA Robinson 3729 Kew Staff K
Mansa S 90km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84434Ascolepis pusilla7 May 1961EA Robinson
EA Robinson 4636 Kew Staff K
Kasama W 25km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84435Ascolepis pusilla17 Apr 1962EA Robinson
EA Robinson 5082 Kew Staff K
Kasama E 100kmKasama E 100km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84436Ascolepis pusilla20 Apr 1962EA Robinson
EA Robinson 5092 Kew Staff K
PansMbala District, Uninji Pans0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84437Ascolepis pusilla29 Apr 1962EA Robinson
EA Robinson 5134 Kew Staff SRGH
K
Kasama S 80km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84438Ascolepis pusilla6 May 1962EA Robinson
EA Robinson 5149 Kew Staff SRGH
K
Kasama E 96km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84439Ascolepis pusilla23 May 1962EA Robinson
EA Robinson 5234 Kew Staff SRGH
K
BR
Isoka NE 45km0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
84440Ascolepis pusillaNo dateEA Robinson
EA Robinson 4633 Kew Staff SRGH
K
Kabwe N 40km.0ZambiaC0

0.0000000.0000000
84441Ascolepis pusilla28 Mar 1955EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1202 Kew Staff SRGH
K
Choma E0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84442Ascolepis pusilla24 Mar 1957EA Robinson
EA Robinson 2184 Kew Staff SRGH
K
PRE
Choma N 18km0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84443Ascolepis pusilla20 Mar 1958EA Robinson
EA Robinson 2815 Kew Staff SRGH
K
PRE
Sandy patches in damboChoma District, Siamambo0ZambiaS0

K, MHU holotype

0.0000000.0000000
40618Barleria rhodesiaca13 Apr 1964MG Bingham
MG Bingham 1206 Kew Staff SRGH
K
Growing on a sandstone ledge.Near confluence of Gokwe and Sasame rivers, Gokwe.0Zimbabwe1828B2N0

0.0000000.0000002
73755Bothriocline laxa subsp. laxa11 Apr 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9097 Kew Staff K
MO
Miombo Lusaka SE 20km., Jellis' farm (Lazy J Ranch). 1450Zambia1528A4C1300

determined as Bothriocline laxa

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84449Bulbostylis abortiva17 Dec 1959EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1772 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Dry msasa bush, Choma SE 8km, 0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84839Bulbostylis contexta3 Jan 1958EA Robinson
EA Robinson 2590 Kew Staff C Archer K
MRSC
Mkushi District, Fiwila0ZambiaC0

0.0000000.0000000
85034Bulbostylis filamentosa20 Jun 1956EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_1698 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Mbala District, Lake Chila0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
80651Bulbostylis hispidula9 Mar 2005MG Bingham
MG Bingham 12894 Kew Staff K
In pockets of soil In cracks In granite. Mpika District, Mutinondo Wilderness Area. 0Zambia1231A4N1468

-12.45161131.2914726
84376Bulbostylis oritrephes9 Jan 1958EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_2710 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Rocky hillsideMkushi District, Fiwila0ZambiaC0

K, det as B.trichobasis (Baker) C.B.Clarke; MRSC.

0.0000000.0000000
58643Ceropegia sobolifera4 Feb 1996MG Bingham
RJC Nefdt
MG Bingham RJC Nefdt 10880 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Limestone scrub savanna. Kanyanja, Lusaka SE 25km. 0Zambia1528C2C1300

-15.51666728.4500005
85096Coleochloa setifera4 Apr 1956EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1595 Kew Staff K
MRSC
rocky hillChinsali District, Shiwa Ngandu0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
76269Courtoisina cyperoides4 Feb 1996MG Bingham
RJC Nefdt
MG Bingham RJC Nefdt 10864 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Mudpan Kafue District, Kanyanja, Lusaka SE 25km.,Chifwema Road side drain. 0Zambia1528C2C0

-15.51666628.4550004
85086Courtoisina cyperoides27 Feb 2000MG Bingham
CR Peters
MG Bingham CR Peters 12141 Kew Staff K
Chongwe District, Chinyunyu Hotspring, Lusaka E 85km. 0Zambia1529A3C1000

-15.25000029.0166674
84316Crotalaria flavicarinata14 Feb 1999MG Bingham
B Luwiika
MG Bingham B Luwiika 11888 Kew Staff K
Sand banks Mongu District, Bulozi Plain, sand island of the main channel, between Ndau and Mongu. 0ZambiaB0

A pioneer on sand banks. Erect annual; standard white, keel green and yellow.
K, det Mar 06: ‘with unusually narrow leaves’

0.0000000.0000000
84818Crotalaria natalitia var. natalitia14 May 1995MG Bingham
MG Bingham 10545 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Streambank Chisamba District, Mwapula River, Mwiya Village. 0Zambia1528B2C1100

-15.10000028.7833334
84820Crotalaria pallidicaulis18 Feb 1996MG Bingham
DK Harder
MG Bingham DK Harder 10904 Kew Staff K
WAG
On quartz gravel; roadside. Kafue District, Kanyanja, Lusaka SE 25km. 0Zambia1528C2C1300

Shrub, 1.5m tall.

-15.51666628.4550004
84713Crotalaria sphaerocarpa subsp. sphaerocarpa14 Feb 1999MG Bingham
B Luwiika
MG Bingham B Luwiika 11845 Kew Staff K
Mongu District, Ndau School clearing. 0Zambia1522B4B1000

Erect annual.

-15.41666622.9666675
81698Croton menyharthii5 Feb 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2588 Kew Staff K
Collections in woodland and grassland around mouth of cave and on adjacent rocky hillside. Lusaka District; Shimabala Cave, National Heritage Site; ca. 1 km N of Kafue Road near Chilanga Cement housing; ca. 10 km S of Chilanga and 23 km S of Lusaka. 1430Zambia1528C1C1200

Occasional; shrub; to 2.5 m tall; leaves bright green above; silvery-white below; new leaves brown; immature fruits light silver-green with brown-black spots.

-15.65277828.2375005
88223Cyperus amabilis11 Feb 1999MG Bingham
B Luwiika
MG Bingham B Luwiika 11818 Kew Staff K
Seepage zone at floodplain margin Mongu District, Sefula, Mutungi Village. 0Zambia1523A3B1000

Weed of cultivation.

-15.35666723.1683335
79417Cyperus angolensis23 Oct 2012L Merrett
L Merrett LM_1012 Kew Staff K
Miombo woodlandIn front of Mayense Main Camp, Mutinondo Wilderness Area 1160Zambia1231A4N1434

-12.43716731.2861675
76966Cyperus articulatus11 Jan 1996MG Bingham
PE Bingham
MG Bingham PE Bingham 10793 Kew Staff K
WAG
MRSC
Wet sandy dambo. Chisamba district, Chisamba, Sable Farm (David Gordon) 1400Zambia1428C4C1300

-14.91666728.2833334
88238Cyperus articulatus24 Apr 1954EA Robinson
EA Robinson 730 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Once swamp, now dry grasslandNamwala District, Maala0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
90724Cyperus digitatus subsp. auricomus8 Jan 2000MG Bingham
Beel
MG Bingham Beel 12065 Kew Staff K
Muddy depression in Lupangala dambo. Mporokoso District, Kalungwishi Headwaters at Lipangala (Mipangala) confluence. 0Zambia0930C4N1540

K, det D.Simpson as Cyperus sp

-9.88833330.3550006
76640Cyperus laevigatus11 Jan 1954EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_443 Kew Staff C Archer K
MRSC
In dambo near hot spring Choma, Muckle Neuk 0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
76271Cyperus papyrus14 Nov 1998MG Bingham
MG Bingham 11760 Kew Staff K
Swamp Serenje District, Kasanka National Park, Fibwe. 990Zambia1230C2C1300

-12.58333330.2833334
49270Dialium englerianum5 Jul 1997MG Bingham
MG Bingham 11497 Kew Staff K
MRSC
Kalahari woodlandWestern Province, Lyandui, Namushakende-Nalikwanda road, 32km.0Zambia1523B3B1000

Evergreen tree, 8 meter tall, early flowering specimen.

-15.47194423.6677786
61452Dicoma niccolifera20 Jul 2006MG Bingham
A Fleming
MG Bingham A Fleming 13084 Kew Staff K
Nickel clearing. Kafue District,Mitaba Nickel prospect, c. 70km east of Lusaka. 0Zambia1529C1 C1340

In nickel clearing; florets mauve.

5
61453Dicoma niccolifera20 Jul 2006MG Bingham
A Fleming
MG Bingham A Fleming 13084 Kew Staff K
Nickel clearing. Kafue District, Mitaba Nickel prospect, c. 70km east of Lusaka. 0Zambia1529C1 C1340

In nickel clearing; florets mauve.

5
82119Englerophytum magalismontanum1 Mar 1996NB Zimba
NB Zimba 722 Kew Staff Kaoma District; 3 km NW along Kaoma-Lukulu Road from junction of Kaoma-Mongu Road. 0ZambiaB1050

Shrub; to 1.5 m; in the thicket understorey; occasional; stem with grey bark; leaves green and smooth on the upperside but light brown on the underside; fruits green borne on stem.

0.0000000.0000000
63642Eriosema affine8 Sep 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5659 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

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73606Ethulia conyzoides subsp. conyzoides3 Jul 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9459 Kew Staff K
MO
Lusaka NE, Chongwe River near Kasisi Mission. 0Zambia1528A4C1123

Determined as Ethulia conyzoides

-15.26703828.4749635
73607Ethulia conyzoides subsp. conyzoides4 Jul 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9474 Kew Staff K
MO
Wetland area ploughed several years ago. Kafue District, Lusaka W 13km Nosarka's farm. 0Zambia1528A3C1200

Determined as Ethulia conyzoides

-15.40500028.1433335
63830Eulophia coeloglossa16 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5838 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
63834Eulophia katangensis25 Aug 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5608 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
63835Eulophia livingstoniana16 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5844 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
63832Eulophia nyasae1 Dec 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5872 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond. Name in list: Eulophia florulenta

4
63840Eulophia subsaprophytica1 Dec 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5866 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
75364Fadogia stenophylla subsp. odorata19 Oct 2012L Merrett
L Merrett 975 Kew Staff K
Dambo: Syzigium guineense, Uapaca sansibarica, Protea garguedii, P. welwitschii, Gardenia subacaulis, Parinari capensis, Justicia elegantula, Ascolepsis protea, Eriocaulon sp., Fuirena stricta Mutinondo Wilderness Area, Kankonde Self-catering Camp: Dambo along river west of Kankonde Camp 1160Zambia1231A3N1379

Herb +-30cm tall, single yellow-green stem, whirls of three leaves, largest towards top, leaves midrib yellow, blades rounded, curved upwards, pale green below, tips upwards, flowers cream yellow, short stalked, tucked away at axils between stam and leaf. Threats: Unusual

-12.38776731.2369336
82787Leucas tettensis14 Mar 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 1126 Kew Staff Mopane woodland.Gwembe District; Siavonga area, Lukwechele PFA No. 184; 8.9 km along road 502 from road junction with Lusaka Siavonga road in mopane woodland. 0Zambia1628B3S510

Shrub to 1 m, occasional among grasses in disturbed sites. Stems light green with cream hairs. Leaves light green. Flower cream. Bracts green. Rostrum with orange coloration.

-16.45000028.6666674
63848Phaius occidentalis16 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5831 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
63648Rhynchosia buchananii3 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5805 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

-15.15210029.3537004
63649Rhynchosia insignis29 Sep 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5665 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

-15.15210029.3537004
79805Rhynchospora holoschoenoides14 Feb 1991MG Bingham
MG Bingham MB_7376 Kew Staff K
Sesheke District, Masese 0Zambia1724B3B950

-17.33333324.6666674
63851Satyrium riparium16 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5823 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond

4
80163Schoenoplectus corymbosus11 Jan 1996MG Bingham
PE Bingham
MG Bingham PE Bingham MB10800 Kew Staff Kew Staff K
WAG
MRSC
Wet sandy dambo Chisamba district, Chisamba, Sable Farm (David Gordon) 0Zambia1428C4C1300

-14.91666728.2833334
77312Scleria flexuosa21 Jun 1957EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_2326 Kew Staff C Archer K
MRSC
Kawambwa0ZambiaN1300

0.0000000.0000000
63801Scleria griegifolia14 Feb 1965EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 6387 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond. Name in list: Scleria acriulus

-15.15210029.3537004
74639Senecio madagascariensis9 Dec 1995MG Bingham
B Luwiika
MG Bingham B Luwiika 1073 Kew Staff SRGH
K
WAG
MRSC
Floodplain Zambezi floodplain at Mongu 0Zambia1523A1B1000

-15.16666723.1000005
84093Utricularia gibba6 May 1994HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 1311 Kew Staff K
At Kakulwe stream, seasonally innundated grasslands (dambo). Fine, red, sandy, granitic soils. Serenje District; 7.0 km E-SE of the junction with Serenje-Mpika road, on road to Chisomo. 0Zambia1330A4C1350

Aquatic herb, anchored in mud but floating to the surface. Fruiting bodies swollen, green turning brown. Locally abundant.

-13.35555630.3494445
74439Vernonia filipendula14 Mar 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 8873 Kew Staff K
MO
Lusaka SE 22km, Kapuka farm. 0Zambia1528A4C1300

-15.46666728.4833334
74441Vernonia filipendula11 Mar 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 8846 Kew Staff K
MO
Ruderal Lusaka SE 13km., Protea Hill Farm. 1490Zambia1528A4C1300

-15.47166728.3850006
74562Vernonia melleri var. melleri20 Jun 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9453 Kew Staff K
MO
Kafue District, Nachitete River, Chifwema, Lusaka SE 31km. 0Zambia1528D1C1220

-15.60000028.5166674
73773Vernonia petersii30 Apr 1996MG Bingham
MG Bingham 11005 Kew Staff K
On old mine dump Mumbwa District, Dunrobin Mine. 0Zambia1527A1C1200

-15.16666727.1666674
73769Vernonia rhodanthoidea8 May 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9295 Kew Staff K
MO
RuderalLusaka E, 20 km., Chalimbana. 0Zambia1528B3C1200

Common roadside annual.

-15.35000528.5000014
74659Vernonia suprafastigiata20 Jun 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9447 Kew Staff K
MO
Kafue District, Nachitete River, Lusaka SE 31km. 0Zambia1528D1C1220

-15.60000028.5166674
63658Vigna antunesii8 Sep 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 5663 Kew Staff K
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond. Name in list: Vigna nuda

-15.15210029.3537004


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: Records determined by Kew Staff.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-determinations-by-person.php?person_id=589, retrieved 9 December 2019

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