Commelina africana L.

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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
107151029 Nov 2019BT Wursten
P Ballings
JM Machinga
BT Wursten
Wet rocky forested patch by seepage streamAlong road from Nhabawa to Chikukwa, Chimanimani National Reserve168
59
0Mozambique1932D2 MS968-19.71484032.9849907
80588011 Apr 2017BT Wursten
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
By large termite mound in tall miombo woodland Swanepoel Concession, Cheringoma 198
49
0Mozambique1835C1 MS242-18.55002035.0312507
64931127 Oct 2014BT Wursten
A Mapaura
A Mapaura
AM704
BT Wursten
A Mapaura
SRGH

K

BR

LMA

Among rocks in open Brachystegia-Uapaca woodland, area with signs of recent fire. Near Mucandue stream crossing, eastern Chimanimani Mts.168
33
0Mozambique1933C3 MS1114Yellow flowers and reddish stems. Small white hairs at base of leaves. -19.81472033.1545807
64869026 Oct 2014BT Wursten
A Mapaura
J Timberlake
K Mutasa
BT Wursten
Secondary vegetation in formerly cleared saddle on slope of rocky Brachystegia woodland.Slopes of Mt Shangani, Eastern Chimanimani Mts168
33
0Mozambique1933C3 MS1058-19.83831033.2084207
72730226 Oct 2014BT Wursten
A Mapaura
J Timberlake
K Mutasa
BT Wursten
In grassland among quartzite sandstone rockRidge on Mt Shangani, eastern Chimanimani Mts.168
33
0Mozambique1933C3 MS1370-19.83250033.1974177
58264127 Oct 2013BT Wursten
S Dondeyne
K Dekoninck
BT Wursten
Rocky hillside with Brachystegia tamarindoides woodlandMagorogodo hills, Zomba Community
31
0Mozambique1933C3 MS515-19.90901533.1879937
48387010 Apr 2012MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
Open disturbed areaGraveyard by church at Chupanga (Shupanga)
17
0Mozambique1835B1 MS40-18.02881035.6135207
109447011 Apr 2010M Lötter
BC Turpin
BC Turpin
297
RB Faden
BNRH

Chimanimani Gate Camp.0Mozambique1933C1 MS592Erect bushy herb 30 cm tall with yellow flowers and narrow leaves. Growing at campsite in bare sandy soil, still flowering in the afternoon.-19.58638933.0850006
109446004 Apr 2010M Lötter
BC Turpin
BC Turpin
289
RB Faden
BNRH

Save Sand forest.0Mozambique2134B1 GI76Spreading herb with yellow flowers; glabrous except for cilia on leaf sheath. In dappled shade of Brachystegia torrei sand forest. On a sand bank.-21.21583334.6708336
109445012 Dec 2009JE Burrows
BC Turpin
JE Burrows
BC Turpin
11574
RB Faden
BNRH

Albizia Campsite, Licuati Forest Reserve, Bela Vista.0Mozambique2632A4 M53Small-flowered bushy herb with erect wiry maroon stems ca. 20 cm high. Leaves lanceolate-acuminate, slightly recurved and folded. One population seen in the shade of a huge spreading Albizia adianthifolia, on sandy soils in a clearing in Licuati Thic-26.34472232.4730567

Total records found: 10



Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Records of: Commelina africana.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=112570, retrieved 25 October 2021

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