Cucumis hirsutus Sond.

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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
81723019 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba
874
S Bodine
MO

In undifferentiated mopane woodlandLivingstone District; Chief Mukuni. 2.2 km eastward along road to Songwe village, from road junction with Victoria Falls Road. 0Zambia1725D4 SS960Vine along stream margins in woodland. All aerial parts pubescent, white hairs. Flowers yellow.-17.91666725.8666675
81722016 Feb 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba
540
S Bodine
MO

Rocky habitatSolwezi District; Mulilanshima Hill along Solwezi-Mwinilunga Road. 0Zambia1125C4 WNw1470A creeper growing in rocky habitat. Leaves green, very rough to the touch. Fruits hairy, green.-11.94444425.4666675
81717004 Jan 1995MG Bingham
MG Bingham
10278
MG Bingham
Grasmere Farm, Lusaka W. 35 km. 0Zambia1527B4 CLk1150-15.35000027.9666675
81718004 Jan 1995MG Bingham
MG Bingham
10285
MG Bingham
Grasmere Farm, Lusaka W. 35 km. 0Zambia1527B4 CLk1150-15.35000027.9666675
81721024 May 1994CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma
243
S Bodine
MO

In riverine forest along dried up streams in miombo woodland. Isoka District; 95.3 km from Isoka turnoff to Muyombe. 0Zambia1033A3 NMc1320Uncommon prostrate vine ca. 1.5 m long near the stream. Rough surface leaves and yellow inflorescence.-10.33111133.2241675
81719023 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder
2105
MC Merello
MO

Collections around Kundalila Falls; below falls, in rocky soils and quartz sand, basalt outcrops. Kanona District; Kundalila Falls Picnic Area, 13 km S of Serenje-Mpika Hwy. at Kanona. 1210Zambia1330B1 CC1590Rare in woodland; male flowers only; calyx green; corolla light yellow; anthers yellow.-13.15444430.7194445
81720010 Nov 1993MC Merello
MC Merello
926
S Bodine
MO

Disturbed woodlandsDisturbed woodlands of Yieldingtree Farm, lands on southwest side of road, 14 km northwest of Lusaka on Botha's Rust Road (Mungwi Road). 1Zambia1528A3 CLk1170Vine on cleared slope; (once cultivated) foliage bluish; petals white, yellow in centre. Flowers fade very quickly.-15.36666728.1333335

Total records found: 7



Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Records of: Cucumis hirsutus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=157270, retrieved 5 July 2020

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