Collections made by William Astle

Records: 23

The following is a list of the records made by William Astle in species name order. The records are of species which occur in Zambia (either as a native/naturalised species or as a cultivated species).

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
80742Acacia hockii21 Jul 1967WL Astle
WL Astle 5078 Mopane/Brachystegia stipulata/Combretum apiculatum on dissected siltstone.Mfuwe, Luangwa Valley. 900Zambia1331D2 E670

Common shrub to 4 ft., bright yellow inflorescence.

5
80935Anadelphia scyphofera17 May 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 647 Near Bupamba River, near Luwingu, Chishinga Ranch0Zambia1402

0.0000000.0000000
84404Ascolepis lineariglumis var. lineariglumis10 Mar 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1479 C Archer MRSC
Mochipapa0Zambia S0

0
84448Bulbostylis abortiva21 Jul 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 451 EA Robinson MRSC
0Zambia0

0.0000000.0000000
84827Bulbostylis buchananii26 May 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 710 C Archer MRSC
Sand shore L.Mweru, Puta's village0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
85033Bulbostylis filamentosa09 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 381 EA Robinson MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
85055Bulbostylis macra16 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 430 EA Robinson Common sedge on rocky soilsLuwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
85068Bulbostylis pilosa15 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 428 C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
90727Cyperus digitatus subsp. auricomus04 Jan 1963WL Astle
WL Astle 1881 C Archer MRSC
Floodplain, deep waterKasama District, Chambeshi, Kalunga R. floodplain0ZambiaN0

MRSC: "=Astle 1298, not C.digitatus", det CA as C.d.auricomus, Feb00);

0.0000000.0000000
90728Cyperus digitatus subsp. auricomus04 Jan 1963WL Astle
WL Astle 1919 MRSC
FloodplainChambeshi floodplain, forms communities around some lagoons0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
90730Cyperus digitatus subsp. auricomus13 Jul 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1523 MRSC
Roadside ditch, across a damboNr. Mochipapa, roadside ditch, across a dambo.0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
77307Cyperus margaritaceus12 Dec 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_1092 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
0Zambia0

Determined as Cyperus margaritaceus var nduru

0.0000000.0000000
76648Cyperus renschii WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_6540 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Chishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
68978Kedrostis foetidissima28 Feb 1963WL Astle
WL Astle 2207 SRGH
On termite mound vegetation.Near Kabanga Mission, Kaloma0Zambia1726D2S1260

Flowers yellow. Climbing

-17.52703026.7628206
83120Panicum brazzavillense27 Jan 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1302 RE Gereau MO
Old River Bed Chambeshi FlatsKasama District; "Old River Bed" Chambeshi Flats.2010ZambiaN1220

Tufted very common grass under 18 in. of water

0.0000000.0000000
83171Paspalum glumaceum WL Astle
WL Astle 5458 Mfuwe900Zambia0

0.0000000.0000000
83435Rhamphicarpa fistulosa26 Mar 1969WL Astle
WL Astle 5658 Black clay.Mpika District; 10 m NE Mfuwe, Luangwa Valley.900ZambiaN610

Tufted herb, pale blue flowers. Echinochloa colonum sward on black clay.

0.0000000.0000000
79829Rhynchospora brownii Sep 1960WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_117 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
DamboChishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
83529Sacciolepis transbarbata25 Jan 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 305 In B. longifolia woodland on Plateau Soillehishinga.0Zambia1402

0.0000000.0000000
83593Scleria angustifolia27 Apr 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 534 EA Robinson Chishinga Ranch, near Luwingu.0Zambia1427D1C1220

On wet slope in dambo, sedge community, black sand.

-14.66666727.5833335
77308Scleria catophylla27 Apr 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_529 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Dambo sand Chishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

Widespread in the wetter parts of the dambo blank sand

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77335Scleria griegifolia Sep 1960WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_4754 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch 0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
79619Scleria welwitschii02 Dec 1961WL Astle
WL Astle WLA_1025 WL Astle C Archer MRSC
Chishimba Falls 0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000


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: Collections made by William Astle.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-collections-by-person.php?person_id=461, retrieved 28 October 2020

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