Pentas angustifolia (A.Rich. ex DC.) Verdc.

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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
83225018 Mar 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt
CM Taylor

In miombo woodland, open meadow areas and streamside communities. Loose, well-drained substrate, lithosol-cambisol soils. Gwembe District; Travelling northwest on Gwembe/Munyumbwe Road. Ca. 24.2 km from Munyumbwe. 0Zambia1627D1 SS1150Herb; 1.5 m, erect. Leaves with prominent white midvein below, pubescent. Calyx white to green, corolla white, stigma pale purple. Common in grassy slopes.0
83223002 Mar 1997DK Harder
DK Harder
CM Taylor

Slightly disturbed woodland near recent village. Soil rocky quartz with steep ravine. Gwembe District; ca. 9.1 km NW of Sinazeze and Choma-Maamba intersection on road to Choma, collections from hill miombo vegetation type along deviation in road. 0Zambia1727C4 SS780Occasional; to 1.25 m; leaves dark green above and shiny; duller, lighter below; corolla tube light green outside, bright white on lobes; style white; stigma blue-black.-17.92777827.3441675
83224001 Mar 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika
CM Taylor
B Luwiika

Uapaca woodlandChoma District; Collecting in Simwamimuzuma National Forest No. 180 on the Mabwingombe Hills in Uapaca woodland. 0Zambia1627C4 SS1200Erect to 1 m in the shade. Stems light green with soft, white hairs; leaves dark green above, light underneath; flowers white.-16.93750027.3916675

Total records found: 3

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: Pentas angustifolia., retrieved 30 November 2023

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