Details of record no: 93283

Trachyandra arvensis (Schinz) Oberm.

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Record details:

Date: 09 Apr 2014
Recorder(s):E Tjiteere
Collector(s):E Tjiteere
14/ch-19
Determiner(s):D Aiyambo
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:WIND
Habitat: Common to abundant in woodland savanna on flat plain. Growing in well-drained sandy soil, in full sun. Biotic effect: road/rail side and recently burnt.
Location: Caprivi, Mukwe District: Bwabwata National Park - East, Chetto village, south of Trans Caprivi Highway.
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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: Annual herb, 70 cm high. Stem green, round, hollow, seems lying flat on the ground, stems very small often buried in ground, brown to dark grey. Leaves are soft, dark to shining green. Flowers small, yellow, with finger-like petals. Pedicel is branched and the seeds develop at end of branched pedicel. Fruit are dark green, round balls.
Latitude, Longitude: -17.962583, 22.556444
Location Accuracy Code: 5

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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: Individual record no: 93283: Trachyandra arvensis.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=93283, retrieved 27 September 2022

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