Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton

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Records of this taxon from all countries 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
116577006 Apr 2022MA Hyde
MA Hyde
Open area near roadUmfurudzi Game Park, near generator2300Zimbabwe1731B2 N826Two plants seen.-17.09231231.7641696
96053022 Apr 2018MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde
Edge of damHippo Pools near the Hide68
54
0Zimbabwe1731B2 N772-17.06771531.8699027
90921203 Feb 2018 Unknown
MA Hyde
Edge of airstripZvishavane airstrip0Zimbabwe2030A3 S920-20.28361130.0845567
75502031 Aug 2016MA Hyde
DL Muzengi
MA Hyde
Riverine woodlandSave-Runde confluence area, Gonarezhou National Park1600Zimbabwe2132A4 S170-21.27818832.3746547
75477030 Aug 2016MA Hyde
C Stockil
MA Hyde
Open riverine vegetationIsland in Save River bed0Zimbabwe2132A4 E161-21.29517732.4008367
69598013 Jan 2016BT Wursten
P Ballings
BT Wursten
Riverine fringeSvisvi River bridge, Gokwe District. 0Zimbabwe1828B2 N880-18.07365028.7738807
93709010 Nov 2015MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
Open woodlandBy main road from Birchenough Bridge to Mutare
39
0Zimbabwe1932C4 E520-19.92952032.3777807
93710010 Nov 2015MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
RoadsideBy main road from Birchenough Bridge to Mutare
39
0Zimbabwe1932C4 E520-19.86081032.4031607
93711010 Nov 2015MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
RoadsideJunction with Birchenough Bridge Mutare road
39
0Zimbabwe2032A2 E571-20.11431332.4547246
64589011 Jan 2015BT Wursten
P Ballings
BT Wursten
Disturbed roadside vergeRoad from Mahenye at Mtandahwe Irrigation Scheme. 0Zimbabwe2132A1 E376-21.01293932.2009307
64456002 Jan 2015BT Wursten
P Ballings
BT Wursten
Disturbed and overgrazed areas. Along Triangle Chisumbanje rd around Tshovani. 0Zimbabwe2032C3 S418Abundant and invasive in large areas.-20.97958432.0979367
64463002 Jan 2015MA Hyde
BT Wursten
BT Wursten
Disturbed and overgrazed areas.Along road from Rupangwana to Mahenye around Mutandahwe.0Zimbabwe2132A1 E372-21.00360932.1697016
49856023 Mar 2013MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
Disturbed roadside through maize fieldsNear Muzarabani
20
0Zimbabwe1631A3 N430Fairly common in this area-16.39336031.0144207
49893023 Mar 2013MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
Open woodland by roadBy road from Muzarabani to Mahuwe, Gutsa CL
20
0Zimbabwe1630B4 N460-16.39965030.9112104
49932023 Mar 2013MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
Roadside weedsMuzarabani
20
0Zimbabwe1630B4 N410-16.39219030.9947307
50391028 Dec 2012MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
Disturbed groundAt school near Sunungukai Lodges
21
0Zimbabwe1731B2 N840-17.15896031.8521007
50392028 Dec 2012MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
RoadsideBy road to Mutawatawa on other side of Mazowe River from Hippo Pools, Maramba CL
21
0Zimbabwe1731B2 N870-17.09298031.9206507
50111325 Dec 2012MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
Somewhat disturbed areaBy Mazowe River, between camp and weir, Hippo Pools68
21
0Zimbabwe1731B2 N750-17.06994031.8771907
38070406 Jan 2012MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
RoadsideNyanyadzi, Save Valley
13
0Zimbabwe1932C4 E540Abundantly naturalised in this area-19.77063032.4231607
36548013 Jan 2011MA Hyde
BT Wursten
P Ballings
Riverine vegetationMana Pools59
9
0Zimbabwe1529C2 N360-15.72482029.3600307
25339008 Jan 2009MA Hyde
BT Wursten
Weedy areaCrocodile Farm, Kariba0Zimbabwe1628D2 N490Well naturalised.-16.54680028.8738200
381509 Aug 2004MA Hyde
Abundant weed in a "black granite" quarry.North of Mutoko, Mutoko CL0Zimbabwe1732A3 VR143883N1000 Habit of plant, showing tree-like nature and the greyish rough bark.0
3100031 Jul 1998MA Hyde
M Silva-Jones
A MacNaughtan
Woodland and disturbed groundRushinga Hills0Zimbabwe1631D2 US932602N9700

Total records found: 23



Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Records of: Calotropis procera.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=145910, retrieved 22 May 2022

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