Records made by John Brenan

Records: 6

The following is a list of the records made by John Brenan 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
81447 Combretum molle 17 Sep 1947 JPM Brenan
JPM Brenan 7868 Dry woodland, with thicket areas Mumbwa, in dry woodland, S. of the Namwala road about 6 miles from Nambala Mission with Lonchocarpus, Brachystegia spiciformis. 0 Zambia 1527A1 S 0

Tree about 25 ft. high, with smoothish grey bark, several-stemmed. Young leaves grey-green. Infl. axis and calyx grey-green. Petals and stamens yellow.

-15.100000 27.166667 4
81448 Combretum molle 7 Oct 1947 JPM Brenan
JPM Brenan 8053 On fixed sand hills, clothed with low woodland of Haplocoelum, Eugenia, Baphia etc. Fort Rosebery, picked up under tree. On fixed sand hills, clothed with low woodland of Haplocoelum, Eugenia, Baphia etc. by L. Bangweulu N. of Samfya Mission. 112 0 Zambia 1129B3 W 0

Small tree with broad flattened crown, up to about 10-15 ft. high. Bark grey, closely reticulate, young leaves golden-velvety above, brownish-grey-tomentose beneath. Infl. axis dull pale green. Upper receipt. purplish. Calyx tube dull green below, red-purple-tinged above. Petals reddish-yellow. Sta. fil. greenish-yellow, anthers pale yellow. Dead mature leaves.

-11.350000 29.533333 4
81908 Diospyros batocana 11 Aug 1947 JPM Brenan
JPM Brenan 7679 Barotse. District; Sesheke. 0 Zambia B 0

Bushy-topped tree, c. 15-20' high. Leaves rigid, deep rather glossy green above pale glaucous green beneath. Fruit on woody twigs, clustered, deep brown-velvety. Bark deep grey, coarsely reticulate.

0.000000 0.000000 0
82078 Ekebergia capensis 22 Aug 1947 JPM Brenan
JPM Brenan 7735 F White In fringing forest, with Syzygium cordatum, Phoenix reclinata, Croton barotsensis, trichilia emetica Southern District; Livingstone; by bank of River Zambezi, just above Katombora. 0 Zambia 1725C4 S 0

Tree ca 60ft high with broad rounded crown and grey, very finely reticulate bark. Young shoots green, older olive grey with small whitish green above, pale green beneath. Buds and inflorescence green

-17.833333 25.383333 5
82079 Ekebergia capensis 9 Oct 1947 JPM Brenan
JPM Brenan 8079 NKB Robson On rocky slope by shore of L. Bangweulu Fort Rosebery District; on rocky slope by shore of L. Bangweolo in the Rest House Garden by Samfya Mission 112 0 Zambia 1129B3 W 0

-11.350000 29.533333 4
41262 Isoetes schweinfurthii 29 Aug 1942 PJ Greenway
JPM Brenan
PJ Greenway JPM Brenan 8012 SRGH
S. Bank in front of Main Falls Victoria Falls 24 0 Zimbabwe 1725D4 W 0

Caespitose perennial with glossy medium open grass-like leaves


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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Records made by John Brenan., retrieved 4 July 2022

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