Records made by De Castro

Records: 43

The following is a list of the records made by De Castro 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
110791Andropogon schirensis11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1379 AC Mashau BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

Dominant to subdominant species on deep, light brown to white sands in Julbernardia/Brachystegia woodland near coast.

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110792Andropogon schirensis17 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1384 L Fish BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common to dominant grass in Julbernardia/Brachystegia woodland on deep, light brown sands.

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108710Asparagus falcatus var. falcatus24 Mar 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1602a JE Burrows BNRH
Temane district. 17.5 km SSW of SASOL plant.0Mozambique2134D4GI47

In understorey of patch of short forest (sensu Edwards 1983) on termite mound in short open/closed woodland on red-brown clay loams. Common in forest patches on termite mounds.

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108762Asparagus petersianus28 Mar 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1600 JE Burrows LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1 GI41

In Julbernardia globiflora short closed woodland (sensu Edwards 1983) on white aeolian sands of marine origin. Uncommon.

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108505Carissa praetermissa13 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1371 JE Burrows BNRH
100 m SW of SASOL Temane Gas Plant.0Mozambique2135C3 GI34

Plant in understorey of short thicket (along gas pipe-line) with 98% woody vegetation canopy cover. Common to dominant low shrub up to 90 cm in height, on thicket floor with 2% herbaceous plant cover. In deep, red-brown sandy loam with continuous lay

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108507Carissa tetramera02 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1401 P Bester BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C1GI29

Shrub up to 1 m in height. Dominant shrub in understorey of dense short thicket and tall forest mosaic on light brown loamy sand soils. Dominant trees include Spirostachys africana, Strychnos potatorum, Strychnos madagascariensis, Mimusops obtusifoli

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110794Chrysopogon serrulatus18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1374 L Fish LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI35

Plants co-dominant with Imperata cylindrica on periodically inundated and seasonally saturated light brown sands on upper edge of Govuru River floodplain.

-21.71947235.1651676
109400Combretum pisoniiflorum24 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1612 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI35

Climber in dense thicket patches in Julbernardia globiflora/Brachystegia spiciformis closed woodland (sensu Edwards 1983). -x000D- Stems up to 6 cm in diameter and bark deeply fissured and corky.

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109788Croton aceroides15 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1608 A De Castro BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C3 GI45

Common shrub (1.2 m tall) in understorey of dense thicket on red-brown loamy sand. Thicket habitat heavily fragmented by clearing for cultivation.

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109789Croton gratissimus var. gratissimus15 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1609 A De Castro BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C3GI45

Common shrub (up to 4 m tall) in dense thicket on red-brown loamy sand. Thicket habitat heavily fragmented by clearing for cultivation.

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109793Croton madandensis16 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1610 A De Castro BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2134D4GI48

In short thicket with patches of forest on brown sandy loams. Common shrub 1 m tall.

-21.90266734.9945006
109494Cuscuta campestris04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. AM Makwarela BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI13

Abundant species parasitizing grasses and ferns, growing in a peatland (mire) of a coastal stream.

-21.66926435.2478896
109508Cyperus natalensis17 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1385 C Archer LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Sub-dominant herbaceous species in Brachystegia/Julbernardia open woodland on pale brown sands in slight depressions (not wetland).

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110795Digitaria milanjiana12 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1382 AC Mashau BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C1GI31

Common on brown sandy loams in short closed woodland dominated by Vitex payos, Piliostigma thonningii and Lannea stuhlmannii.

-21.73011135.0566946
109511Eleocharis dulcis18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1386 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common in shallow (ca. 50 cm) standing water of permanent zone of a lake in the floodplain of the Govuru River.

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110265Erianthemum dregei21 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1605 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C3GI58

Parasitic shrub parasitizing Julbernardia globiflora in Julbernardia globiflora/Brachystegia spiciformis short closed woodland (sensu Edwards 1983).-x000D- Altitude 58 m a.s.l.

-21.76416735.2232786
109895Eriosema psoraleoides27 Mar 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1604 A De Castro LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2134D4GI47

On outer edge of the Goruvu River floodplain grassland dominated by Imperata cylindrica, Andropogon eucomus and Dactyloctenium geminatum. -x000D- Single-stemmed shrub up to 2 m in height sometimes forming dense stands.

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110666Eulophia angolensis25 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1372 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1 GI13

In approximately 20 ha 'Flats Wetland', situated some 2 km from the coast, which is the source of the perennial stream. Plants rare and growing only in 1 m deep permanently saturated peat with patches of open water with Nymphaea nouchali. Vegetation

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109515Fuirena umbellata18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1387 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common in 50 cm deep water on the margins of the permanently inundated zone of a lake on the Govuru River floodplain.

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109272Gymnosporia mossambicensis subsp. mossambicensis02 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1399 M Jordaan JJ Meyer BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C1GI29

Shrub up to 1.6 m tall, growing in understorey of dense short thicket dominated by Spirostachys africana and Strychnos potatorum. Other understorey shrubs include Carissa praetermissa, Uvaria gracilipes and Pavetta gracillima. Soil: light brown loamy

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111195Heinsia crinita subsp. parviflora24 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1611 JE Burrows BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI30

Common shrub in understorey of 'coastal forest'.

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108857Helichrysopsis septentrionalis26 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1394 PPJ Herman BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI40

Common on white sands in the seasonally to periodically flooded zone of a 16 ha 'Barrier Lake'.

-21.66205635.2250286
109013Hermannia glanduligera24 Mar 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1603 A De Castro BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2134D4GI47

Common in short open/closed woodland (see Edwards, 1983) on red-brown sandy clay loams. Dominant trees: Combretum molle Strychnos madagascariensis, Sclerocarya birrea and Combretum imberbe. Plant 50 cm tall, multi-stemmed shrub with pale pink flowers

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110797Hyparrhenia filipendula14 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1383 A De Castro LMA
BNRH
Temane district.0Mozambique2135C3GI31

Moist soils (not wetland soils); soils: brown sandy loams. Short closed woodlands in bottom land situation in very gently undulating terrain.

-21.78511135.0436116
110263Lindsaea ensifolia11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1362 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district0Mozambique2135C1GI27

Uncommon fern on margins of a valley bottom wetland which comprises the headwaters of a short coastal stream. Plants occur on the margins of seasonally inundated zone, on white sands that are seasonally saturated.

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110270Lycopodiella caroliniana11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1359 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district0Mozambique2135C1GI27

Common on seasonally saturated white sands at the margins of a valley bottom wetland. Occurs just below the fringing Syzygium woodland.

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110012Neurotheca congolana05 Mar 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. JJ Meyer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI13

Common on white, hydromorphic sands that are organically enriched, on the margins of a mire (peatland) which forms the source of a coastal stream.

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110672Oeceoclades maculata14 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1371a DM McMurtry BNRH
Temane0Mozambique2135C3 GI47

Plants strongly rhizomatous and with thick fleshy roots. Leaves highly inconspicuous and plants almost impossible to detect if not in flower. Leaves with camouflage pattern. 10 plants counted. Rare. In 90% shade on forest floor in dense leaf litter

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111278Oldenlandia cephalotes05 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. MH Steyn BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C2GI8

Common species on peat substrate (mire) of coastal stream at 11 m a.s.l.

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110806Panicum parvifolium23 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1376 AC Mashau BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common to sub-dominant species on peat substrates where dominant species is Trichopteryx dregeana. Habitat is a 150 m wide coastal valley-bottom wetland.

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110823Polygala capillaris04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. MS Mothogoane BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI13

Common on white, hydromorphic sands that are organically enriched, on the margins of a mire (peatland) which forms the source of a coastal stream.

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109519Rhynchospora holoschoenoides19 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1390 C Archer LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135D1GI0

In marsh vegetation, seasonally saturated sands of a seasonal drainage line which forms part of the Govuru River catchment.

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109518Rhynchospora rugosa subsp. brownii11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1367 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

Seasonally saturated white sands with thin organic horizon, on margins of coastal channelled valley-bottom wetland.

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110807Schizachyrium lopollense11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1380 AC Mashau BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

Dominant species on deep white to light brown moist sands in Syzygium cordatum fringing woodland around an unchannelled valley-bottom wetland.

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110808Schizachyrium sanguineum18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1381 AC Mashau BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI18

Common on deep white to light brown sands in Julbernardia/Brachystegia closed woodland. Most abundant on seasonally moist sands along drainage lines.

-21.72530635.1532506
109523Schoenoplectus subulatus04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district, Nhagonzwene Village.0Mozambique2135C2GI3

Locally dominant emergent hydrophyte in coastal stream in transition zone between mangrove swamp and peatland (mire) habitats.

-21.72325035.2774726
109525Scleria catophylla04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI13

Common on white, hydromorphic sands that are organically enriched, on the margins of a mire (peatland) which forms the source of a coastal stream.

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112048Sonneratia alba04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. M Jordaan JJ Meyer BNRH
Inhassoro district, Nhagonzwene Village.0Mozambique2135C2GI3

In 40 m broad strip of mangrove on a beach, ca 200 m N of the mouth of a coastal stream. Dominant species is Avicennia marina. Trees uncommon.

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110268Tapinanthus dependens17 Feb 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1607 A De Castro BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI46

Parasitic shrub on Brachystegia spiciformis in Brachystegia/Julbernardia short closed woodland on white to light brown sands in the Govuru River catchment.-x000D- Altitude 46 m a.s.l.

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110810Tricholaena monachne23 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1377 AC Mashau BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI54

In Julbernardia/Brachystegia short closed woodland on deep, light brown sands near the coast. Common grass.

-21.73152835.2137226
110778Uapaca nitida var. nitida24 Mar 2015A De Castro
A De Castro 1602 JE Burrows BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI35

Dominant tree in narrow band of riparian short closed woodland (sensu Edwards, 1983). Fringing a c. 8 ha. 'wetland flat' that is the source of a small tributary of the Goveru River. Completely confined to riparian fringing woodland. Trees up to 7m t

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110250Utricularia firmula11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1392 B. Busch BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

Headwaters of a short coastal stream. On margin of seasonally inundated zone, on white seasonally saturated sands with a thin organic A-horizon. Uncommon.

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110251Utricularia scandens11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1393 B. Busch BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

In coastal valley-bottom wetland. Growing in seasonally to permanently inundated central zone. Twining on stems of grasses and sedges.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Records made by De Castro.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-records-by-person.php?person_id=1269, retrieved 20 September 2020

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