Records made by Nkuna

Records: 43

The following is a list of the records made by Nkuna 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
98360Achyrospermum carvalhoi var. carvalhoi25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6066 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Celtis, Newtonia, Funtumia.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, c.4 km from Ndzou Camp. wp208450Mozambique1933C4MS529

Woody herb to 1.5 m. Large toothed leaves, mostly terminal. Conspicuous clusters of axillary flowers in axils, often without leaves. Brilliant red curved flowers with extruding yellow stamens.

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98380Asplenium inaequilaterale28 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6088 A Grall K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia and Celtis gomphophylla. Funtumia and Rawsonia understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga area, path from Nzou camp. wp25484450Mozambique1933C2MS543

Tufted fern to 20 cm on forest floor.

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98367Bersama abyssinica26 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6075 I Darbyshire I Chelene A Banze K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Millettia-Newtonia.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Mbiquiza forest, between Mussapa & Tave rivers. wp228450Mozambique1933C2MS560

Sub-canopy tree to 6 m. Leaves clustered terminally, with winged rachis. Fruit large, green, axillary, splitting open later.

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98379Blighia unijugata28 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6087 G Gosline K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia and Celtis gomphophylla. Funtumia and Rawsonia understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga area, path from Nzou camp. wp25484450Mozambique1933C2MS543

Sub-canopy tree to 18 m, trunk tall, branching high. Slight curtaining on lower trunk. Bark greyish, pale with horizontal lenticels. Slash red-brown, thin. Saplings to 4 m. Leaves pinnate, leaflets sub-opposite, glossy green, leathery.

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98397Blighia unijugata01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6106 G Gosline K
LMA
Ndzou
Millettia open woodland.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp280450Mozambique1933C3MS383

Small understory tree to 3 m. Bark smooth, dark. Leaves dark green, glossy.

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98394Bolbitis heudelotii01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6103 A Grall K
LMA
Ndzou
Moister forest near stream with Newtonia-Funtumia.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp277450Mozambique1933C3MS333

Lithophytic fern on quartzite boulders in stream. Creeping robust rhizome. Fronds deeper blue-green; none fertile.

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98399Brachystegia spiciformis01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6108 J Timberlake K
LMA
Ndzou
Millettia-Brachystegia open woodland.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp280450Mozambique1933C3MS383

Spreading canopy tree to 10 m, branching low. Bark dark, flaking. Leaves glossy green, terminal pair largest; buds rounded.

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98361Celtis gomphophylla25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6067 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous forest, forested slope. Edge of small incised valley. Loam soil.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, c.4 km from Ndzou Camp. wp20984450Mozambique1933C4MS566

Buttressed tree to 25 m, partly fallen. Shallow root plate. Bark lenticelled, foetid smell when cut. Leaves asymmetric at base. Fruits small, round, stalked.

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98389Cleistanthus polystachyus subsp. milleri01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6098 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous forest with Newtonia-Millettia and evergreen understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp274450Mozambique1933C3MS342

Small understory tree to 4 m. Leaves glossy green, leathery, evergreen, margins entire.

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98362Clerodendrum cephalanthum subsp. swynnertonii25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6068 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Open woodland with shrubs surrounded by semi-deciduous forest. Valley head, on bottomSussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, headwaters of Rio Tave, by sacred Ngurume forest. wp213450Mozambique1933C4MS522

Climbing shrub with 'pegs', stem ?square. Leaves single, alternate, glossy. Terminal inflorescence with large bracts. Flowers with long tube, white, protruding curved stamens and stigma. Moth pollinated?

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98407Coffea salvatrix04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6116 MR Cheek K
LMA
Ndzou
Newtonia-Millettia forest with evergreen understory, especially Rothmannia and Rinorea. On path in shade.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, Maurami forest, near Rio Chindore. wp295450Mozambique1933C3 MS177

Understory shrub to 2 m. Leaves/stems sometimes in 3s. Young stems reddish. Fruits single, axillary. voucher 025/2

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98402Costus afer02 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6111 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Riverine forest with Albizia adianthifolia, by stream in more open area.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, Mutsarara River in Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp283450Mozambique1933C3MS320

Fleshy herb to 1.5 m by streamside. Stems and leaves spirally arranged. Terminal clustered inflorescence. Flowers opening singly, white with pink-maroon mouth; prominent yellow lines to hidden stamens.

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98400Croton sylvaticus01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6109 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Millettia open woodland, just above forested ravine.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp280450Mozambique1933C3MS383

Canopy tree to 15 m. Bark smooth. Slash slightly aromatic, yellow-green. Leaves with stellate hairs underneath.

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98411Diospyros mespiliformis04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6120 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Raised settlement area, mostly cleared and arable. Remnant tree.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, Mutowe, near Rio Chindore. wp300450Mozambique1933C4MS177

Large tree to 25 m, spreading, dbh 134.3 cm. Foliage evergreen; leaves lanceolate. Fruits solitary, green, with persistent calyx.

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98364Dissotis princeps var. princeps25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6070 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Grassy valley. Edge of swamp grassland, often among grass.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, valley of Rio Tave, by sacred Ngurume forest. wp216450Mozambique1933C4MS491

Shrub to 1 m. Flowers large, bright mauve.

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98376Dombeya burgessiae27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6084 A Grall K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia-Erythrophleum. path side.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, track to Chik? from Mpunga Centro. wp249450Mozambique1933C4MS569

Woody herb to small shrub to 1.5 m. Flowers white, drying brown.

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98390Drypetes arguta01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6099 I Darbyshire AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous forest with Newtonia-Millettia-Albizia and evergreen understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp275450Mozambique1933C3MS353

Understory shrub to small tree. Twigs pale, young growth stems green. Leaves evergreen, glossy, unequal base, serrated margins.

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98403Ficus exasperata02 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6112 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Riverine forest with Celtis; understory of Rawsonia and Rinorea.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, Mutsarara River in Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp287450Mozambique1933C3MS355

Large buttressed tree to 30 m. Bark smooth, pale yellow-green, no lenticels. Branch breakages rounded; some epicormic shoots, hollow (collected). Slash thin, no speckles, pale yellow-green, slightly sticky; no smell to slightly fresh smell. Leaves large, very rough/sandpapery to touch, ?equal at base, light yellow-green; larger/broader than those of C. gomphophylla.

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98404Ficus mucuso02 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6113 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Riverine vegetation. Open area by small waterfall, surrounded by Newtonia-Celtis forests. Almost growing in water.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, Mutsarara River in Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp286450Mozambique1933C3MS355

Small tree to 3 m, sprawling. Leaves ovate, strongly pubescent. Young buds brown-pubescent.

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98382Geophila repens28 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6091 I Darbyshire A Banze K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia; Funtumia in understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga area, path from Nzou camp. wp25784450Mozambique1933C2MS552

Creeping herb to 20 cm high, on path in shade, rooting at nodes. Leaves orbicular. Fruits hidden under leaves, soft, fleshy, 2-seeded, tomato-red. Seeds collected.

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98408Ixora narcissodora04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6117 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Newtonia-Millettia forest with evergreen understory, especially Rothmannia and Rinorea.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, Maurami forest, near Rio Chindore. wp295450Mozambique1933C3MS177

Woody shrub to 1.5 m. Inflorescence racemose. Fruits green, bilocular.

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98405Jacquemontia tamnifolia04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6114 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Fallow maize field, by footpath.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, near Rio Chindore. wp291450Mozambique1933C4MS173

Climbing twining herb. All dry clustered flower heads with ripe seed. Seed collected.

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98375Leptactina platyphylla27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6083 I Darbyshire A Banze K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia-Erythrophleum.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, track to Chik? from Mpunga Centro. wp248450Mozambique1933C4MS547

Small tree to 4 m. Large leaves. Axillary fruits with long sepals.

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98393Macaranga capensis01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6102 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous moister forest near stream with Newtonia-Funtumia and evergreen understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp277450Mozambique1933C3MS333

Large tree to 15 m. Bark light coloured, smooth, with red slash. Leaves heart-shaped, somewhat peltate.

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98363Maesa lanceolata25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6069 I Darbyshire A Banze K
LMA
Ndzou
Grassy valley. Edge of swamp grassland.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, valley of Rio Tave, by sacred Ngurume forest. wp216450Mozambique1933C4MS491

Shrub to 2 m. Glossy unequal leaves. Flowers in axillary inflorescence, small, white.

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98396Maranthes goetzeniana01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6105 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Degraded woodland on steep mid-slope of quartzite hill, with invasive Vernonanthura.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp279450Mozambique1933C3 MS393

Large emergent tree to 25 m high, but taller in moist forest below. Bark pale, ?yellow-brown tinged, flaky. Slash deep red-maroon. Leaves large, leathery, evergreen, alternate.

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98371Oxyanthus pyriformis27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6079 NMJ Davies K
LMA
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Pteleopsis-Newtonia-Funtumia. In shade by path.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Chiquartira forest. wp235450Mozambique1933C4MS590

Shrub to 3 m. Very large dark green glossy leaves, large interpetiolar stipule. Fruits axillary.

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98409Oxyanthus speciosus subsp. stenocarpus04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6118 NMJ Davies K
LMA
Ndzou
Newtonia-Millettia forest with evergreen understory. Near large Khaya.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, Maurami forest, near Rio Chindore. wp296450Mozambique1933C3MS187

Evergreen fleshy shrub to 2 m. Leaves large, with large enclosing stipules. Fruits axillary, shaped like figs.

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98372Pericopsis angolensis27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6080 J Timberlake K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Pteleopsis-Newtonia-Erythrophleum-Millettia.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Chiquartira forest. wp243450Mozambique1933C4MS463

Canopy tree to 18 m, dbh 33.0 cm, or shrub to 1 m. Bark smooth, grey, flaking in sections.

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98366Pleurolobus salicifolius var. salicifolius26 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6073 BD Schrire K
LMA
Ndzou
Broad grassy valley with Ischaemum grass, surrounded by semi-deciduous forest.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, valley of Rio Tave, adjacent to sacred Ngurume forest. wp220450Mozambique1933C2MS493

Woody herb to 1.5 m. Flowers in terminal racemes, small, pale yellow. Pods small, stick to clothes. Seeds collected.

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98381Pseuderanthemum subviscosum28 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6090 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia; Funtumia in understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga area, path from Nzou camp. wp256450Mozambique1933C2MS566

Forest floor woody herb. Leaves dark green, not deciduous. Inflorescence axillary, not developed.

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98410Psychotria peduncularis var. nyassana04 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6119 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Newtonia-Millettia forest with evergreen understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba Centro area, Maurami forest, near Rio Chindore. wp297450Mozambique1933C3MS193

Woody shrub to 1.5 m. Young stems soft, green. Inflorescence axillary, clustered; flowers white, small, tubular. Fruits metallic blue. Ripe fruits and flowers on same inflorescence. Seed collected.

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98365Pycnostachys urticifolia25 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6071 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Grassy valley. Edge of swamp grassland.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, valley of Rio Tave, by sacred Ngurume forest. wp216450Mozambique1933C4MS491

Herb to 150 cm. Leaves aromatic. Terminal tight clustered inflorescence, flowers bright blue, bracts spiny.

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98373Rawsonia lucida27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6081 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia-Erythrophleum.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, track to Chik? from Mpunga Centro. wp247450Mozambique1933C4MS510

Understory tree to 6 m. Leaves dark green, leathery, serrated margins.

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98369Rinorea ferruginea27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6077 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Pteleopsis-Newtonia-Funtumia, understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Chiquartira forest. wp234450Mozambique1933C4MS573

Shrub to 1.5 m. Leaves dark, glossy, toothed towards tip. Flowers small in terminal raceme, yellowish, closed.

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98392Rinorea ferruginea01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6101 I Darbyshire A Banze AJ Zombamele K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous moister forest with Newtonia-Funtumia and evergreen understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp277450Mozambique1933C3MS333

Large shrub to small understory tree with spreading branches. Leaves evergreen with drip-tip, margins serrated, tapering at base, marked pulvinus. Inflorescence terminal, not yet open.

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98398Salacia elegans01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6107 G Gosline K
LMA
Ndzou
Millettia open woodland.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp280450Mozambique1933C3MS383

Slender shrub to 2 m.

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98395Strychnos angolensis01 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6104 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Erythrophleum-Trema semi-deciduous forest on steep slope.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, near Tekeza forest. wp279450Mozambique1933C3MS393

Climbing understory shrub to 3 m high. Leaves opposite, generally all in one plane.

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98368Tarenna pavettoides subsp. affinis26 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6076 NMJ Davies K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Millettia-Newtonia.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Mbiquiza forest, between Mussapa & Tave rivers. wp228450Mozambique1933C2MS560

Shrub to 3 . Leaves glossy. Inflorescence axillary.

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98374Trichilia emetica subsp. emetica27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6082 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia-Erythrophleum. Isolated clump of c.10 individuals on rocky slope in forest.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, track to Chik? from Mpunga Centro. wp248450Mozambique1933C4MS547

Tree to 6 m. Large glossy leaves.

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98378Trilepisium madagascariense28 Jun 2015J Timberlake
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6086 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Newtonia, Funtumia understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga area, path from Nzou camp. wp25484450Mozambique1933C2MS543

Canopy tree to 25 m, dbh 49 cm. Trunk straight with narrow buttresses. Bark purple-brown, with lenticels. Leaves glossy, with drip-tip. Milky latex. Vern. name: Mdunduwe

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98370Wissadula rostrata27 Jun 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6078 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Semi-deciduous dry forest with Pteleopsis-Newtonia-Funtumia, side of path.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Mpunga Centro, Chiquartira forest. wp234450Mozambique1933C4MS573

Herb to 1 m. Upper leaves clasping. Lax sprays of small yellow flowers. Seeds collected.

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98401Zanthoxylum leprieurii02 Jul 2015J Timberlake
VR Fijamo
L Nkuna
J Timberlake 6110 I Darbyshire K
LMA
Ndzou
Newtonia semi-deciduous forest with Englerophytum understory.Sussundenga Dist., Chimanimani foothills, Zomba-Muranga area, Tekeza forest. On quartzite. wp281450Mozambique1933C3MS364

Slender tree to 6 m. Bark dark grey, striated longitudinally. Stems covered in spine-tipped woody bosses; prickles on twigs. Leaves pinnate.

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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Records made by Nkuna.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-records-by-person.php?person_id=1253, retrieved 6 February 2023

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