Details of record no: 93192

Baphia massaiensis Taub.
subsp. obovata (Schinz) Brummitt
var. obovata

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Date: 24 Nov 2004
Recorder(s):PF Horn
Collector(s):PF Horn
Number unknown
Determiner(s):D Lutombi
Location: Caprivi: On Rundu to Katima tar road.
Location code(s):
Outing code:
Planted code: Not planted
Country: Namibia (Caprivi Strip)
Quarter Degree Square: 1722D3
Grid reference:
FZ Divisions (Flora Zambesiaca):
Current administrative provinces:
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: 180 cm high; Shrub; Notes: Shrub, 180cm high. Flowers: cream to pink, 20mm, pea-shaped, very sweet smelling, clustered, smooth. Stem: many, straight, thin, growing upwards. Bark: rough, glandular, dark brown with glands. Sap: none. Other: very thick shrub with low branches, feather-like growth form. Many ants on plant - nectar and/or glandular secretions. Feels sticky. Filed at WIND under Baphia massaiensis massaiensis but that subsp. is restricted to Tanzania
Latitude, Longitude: -17.875000, 22.625000
Location Accuracy Code: 5

Map of species record

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Individual record no: 93192: Baphia massaiensis., retrieved 14 April 2024

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