Details of record no: 81178

Brachystegia spiciformis Benth.

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Record details:

Date: Jul 1996
Recorder(s):G Renehan
Collector(s):G Renehan
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Habitat:
Location: Chingola; Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage and Chimpanzee Sanctuary, ca. 57 km NW of Chingola along Kafue River. UTM Coordinates: 557812.985, 8633679.801.
Location code(s): 150
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Planted code: Not planted
Country: Zambia
Quarter Degree Square: 1227B3
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FZ Divisions (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Current administrative provinces: Cb
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Medium to tall tree 10-20 m in height. Trunk rough grey bark, vertical fissures and transverse cracks with lichens growing in patches on bark. Upper branches show some grey lichen patches but appear smoother, curvy. Pod green turning to brown and exploding when ripe, woody and beaked ca. 8-9 cm. Leaves alternate pinnate, compound with 3-4 pairs of leaflets; terminal pair is longest; new leaves appear red with red-yellow base. Collected 8 July 1996, 20 July 1996, 30 July 1996.
Latitude, Longitude: -12.333333, 27.500000
Location Accuracy Code: 4

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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: Individual record no: 81178: Brachystegia spiciformis.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=81178, retrieved 10 August 2020

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