Heteropogon contortus (L.) P. Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult.

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Records of this taxon from Mozambique are shown in the table below. Cases where the taxon is native, naturalised, possibly planted or definitely planted are all listed.

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Record number No of images Record date Recorder(s) Coll. Det. Conf. Herbaria Habitat Location Loc code(s) Outing code Planted code Country QDS Grid ref. FZ Div Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
96189010 Apr 2018BT Wursten
T Castigo
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
In disturbed secondary fringe of shrubs alongside railway track Southern margin of Inhamitanga Forest near railway line, Coutada 12, Cheringoma 83
0Mozambique1835A2 MS227-18.23874035.3233806
84509015 Apr 2017BT Wursten
T Castigo
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
Mixed open,somewhat disturbed woodland Camp near Khodzue Gorge, Cheringoma 202
0Mozambique1834D2 MS235-18.56547034.8747407
84281012 Apr 2017BT Wursten
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
Roadside woodland near river Boundary stream, Swanepoel Timber Concession, Cheringoma 198
0Mozambique1835C1 MS134-18.67510035.1318807
84869128 Apr 2015BT Wursten
T Castigo
BT Wursten
Mixed Miombo woodland.Bunga Camp, base of Mt Bunga, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.14
0Mozambique1834C2 MS81-18.59955434.3373357
96744021 Apr 2015BT Wursten
BT Wursten
Disturbed roadside woodland Road from EN1 to Vunduzi East of Mt Gorongosa 0Mozambique1834A4 MS136-18.36487034.3884006
60472206 Apr 2014TJ van der Merwe
BT Wursten
Farm Bokplaas, Inhassoro, on the Temane gasfield0Mozambique2134D4 GI44-21.83250034.9869447
66221020 Apr 2013BT Wursten
A Short
LP Oliveira
BT Wursten
M Stalmans



Open woodland Plateau above Nhagutua Gorge, Gorongosa National Park, Cheringoma 14
0Mozambique1834D2 MS217-18.64408034.8142407
1132210 2001Maputo Elephant Reserve2260Mozambique2632B4 (QDS approximate)M0Listed in SABONET News 7(1), 2001 23-29 Provisional Plant Checklist of the Maputo Elephant Reserve.2

Total records found: 8

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Records of: Heteropogon contortus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=109080, retrieved 28 May 2022

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