Eulophia cucullata (Afzel. ex Sw.) Steud.

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Zambia records: View all records (32)

Records of this taxon from Zambia 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 Admin prov Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
106283006 Jan 2019N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
N Wightman
B Bytebier


Edge of degraded large dambo growing with Gladiolus sp. and Orthochilus walleri in clay to sandy loam soil Medium to large dambo c. 2.5 km W of M8 and D181 junction
0Zambia1325B2 WNw13646
63466207 Dec 2014J Fahr
RE Bone
Serenje Central 0Zambia1330B1 CC1530See observation on iNat iNat 6
630280 Dec 2014MG Bingham
MG Bingham
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area 1710Zambia1529A2 CLk10754
63468111 Dec 2013J Fahr
C Rumpp
J Fahr
South of Chinyanta Serenje Central 0Zambia1230A3 CC1177See observation on iNat iNat 6
82233027 Nov 1993CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma
PJ Cribb

Chishimba Falls picnic and camping areaChishimba Falls. Ca 32 km northwest of Kasama at Chishimba Falls picnic and camping area. 13 km from intersection of roads M3 and D20 on road D20 and 2 km south/southwest on access road to power station. 2010Zambia1030B2 NN13803 outer purple-green petals, 3 inner bright purple petals, white rostrum. Fused anthers to petals.4
82232021 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder
PJ Cribb

Collections in grasslands along stream. Rocky soils, quartz sand and basalt outcrops. Kanona District; Kundalila Falls Picnic Area ca. 13 km S of Serenje-Mpika Hwy. at Kanona. 1210Zambia1330B1 CC1570Rare herb in woodland, from rhizome; lower petals green with purple color at base, becoming brown and dried in older flowers; upper petals pink outside, white at base and inside; labellum white with yellow on shallow spur outside, purple at platform with dark purple-maroon at ridges; ridges yellow; rostellum white.5

Total records found: 6

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Records of: Eulophia cucullata., retrieved 21 March 2023

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