Records made by William Astle

Records: 11

The following is a list of the records made by William Astle 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
80742Acacia hockii21 Jul 1967WL Astle
WL Astle 5078 Mopane/Brachystegia stipulata/Combretum apiculatum on dissected siltstone.Mfuwe, Luangwa Valley. 900Zambia1331D2E670

Common shrub to 4 ft., bright yellow inflorescence.

84404Ascolepis lineariglumis var. lineariglumis10 Mar 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1479 C Archer MRSC

85055Bulbostylis macra16 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 430 EA Robinson Common sedge on rocky soilsLuwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

85068Bulbostylis pilosa15 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 428 C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

77307Cyperus margaritaceus12 Dec 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_1092 WL Astle C Archer MRSC

Determined as Cyperus margaritaceus var nduru

68978Kedrostis foetidissima28 Feb 1963WL Astle
WL Astle 2207 SRGH
On termite mound vegetation.Near Kabanga Mission, Kaloma0Zambia1726D2S1260

Flowers yellow. Climbing

83120Panicum brazzavillense27 Jan 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1302 RE Gereau MO
Old River Bed Chambeshi FlatsKasama District; "Old River Bed" Chambeshi Flats.2010ZambiaN1220

Tufted very common grass under 18 in. of water

83435Rhamphicarpa fistulosa26 Mar 1969WL Astle
WL Astle 5658 Black clay.Mpika District; 10 m NE Mfuwe, Luangwa Valley.900ZambiaN610

Tufted herb, pale blue flowers. Echinochloa colonum sward on black clay.

77308Scleria catophylla27 Apr 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_529 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Dambo sand Chishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

Widespread in the wetter parts of the dambo blank sand

77335Scleria griegifolia Sep 1960WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_4754 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

79619Scleria welwitschii02 Dec 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_1025 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Chishimba Falls 0ZambiaN0


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: Records made by William Astle., retrieved 5 December 2021

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