Collections made by Gerald Pope

Records: 57

The following is a list of the records made by Gerald Pope 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
53229Actiniopteris dimorpha subsp. dimorpha09 Mar 1978GV Pope
GV Pope 1628 SRGH
Granite outcrop, sponge area on rock.Nyamahere Hill, Mtoko district0Zimbabwe1732A3N0

Tufted fern

0.0000000.0000002
53241Actiniopteris dimorpha subsp. dimorpha04 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 1106 SRGH
Granite outcrop up to 1420m high, fern occuring in small colonies in shallow soil pockets on the rock.Sikanjena Hill, Belingwe district0Zimbabwe2030C1S0

0.0000000.0000002
73225Adenia stenodactyla08 Dec 1971TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 543 BT Wursten SRGH
Mixed woodland of Commiphora, Strychnos and Albizia.c. 60 km Northeast of Mopeia Velha, Zambezia0Mozambique1736C1Z65

This specimen is stored at SRGH under the name Adenia kirkii but clearly represents a specimen of A. stenodactyla.

-17.56967036.1728705
48840Adiantum incisum24 Mar 1969HM Biegel
GV Pope
HM Biegel GV Pope 14237 SRGH
On steep, tall-wooded limestone slope, in leafmouldWhindale ranch, Mangula, Makonde district.0Zimbabwe1630C3N914

Tips of some fronds arching over and where they touch ground new plants develop

0.0000000.0000002
48860Adiantum incisum30 Jan 1970GV Pope
GV Pope 218 SRGH
Shade of deeply cut banks of Nyarandi River Nyarandi River W. of Mavuradonha mission0Zimbabwe1631B4N760

Common and tufted fern

0.0000000.0000002
48871Adiantum incisum29 Jan 1975GV Pope
E Russell
GV Pope E Russell 4842 SRGH
Near top of wooded gully in limestone cliffs in leafmould Confluence of Musiriswi-Bwasi River, Jersey, Chipinga district0Zimbabwe2032D1E500

0.0000000.0000002
32660Aneilema pedunculosum01 Feb 1975HM Biegel
GE Gibbs-Russell
GV Pope
HM Biegel GE Gibbs-Russell GV Pope 4841 BR
Base of wooded gully in limestone cliffsOn Musirizwi River 200 m upstream from its confluence with the Bwazi River, Chipinge district0Zimbabwe2032D1500

Herb. Flowers dark mauve/ light purple.

0.0000000.0000000
35293Asplenium boltonii11 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 162 SRGH
Moss-covered boulders in shade Mt. Horzi, Bikita0ZimbabweS1190

0.0000000.0000000
35329Asplenium boltonii03 May 1973GV Pope
GV Pope 1088 SRGH
Forest floor on W-slopes Mt. Buhwa, Belingwe580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1500

0.0000000.0000005
35644Asplenium erectum02 May 1973GV Pope
GV Pope 1069 SRGH
Gully forest on perennial stream Mt. Buhwa E-slopes, Belingwe580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1160

0.0000000.0000005
36172Asplenium stuhlmannii18 Feb 1978GV Pope
GV Pope 1587 SRGH
In shade moist rock crevices Nyamahere Hill, Mtoko0Zimbabwe1732A3N0

0.0000000.0000002
36326Asplenium theciferum29 Apr 1973GV Pope
GV Pope 1001 SRGH
Epiphyte on stunted Brachystegia spiciformis Mt. Buchwa, Belingwe580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1700

0.0000000.0000005
15519Blechnum attenuatum02 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 4264 SRGH
Deep shade at base of cliff near streamBelingwe, Mt. Buhwa580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1200

0.0000000.0000000
15560Blechnum tabulare03 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 1078 SRGH
Moist, shallow gully in deciduous woodland with Smilax and Aloe arborescensBelingwe, Mt. Buhwa580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1300

0.0000000.0000000
52349Christella dentata02 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 4269 SRGH
Gully forest on south slope above Buhwa schoolMount Buhwa, Belingwe district580Zimbabwe2030C2S1050

Fronds to 1.6 m high

0.0000000.0000002
52672Christella gueinziana01 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 4241 SRGH
Gully forestMount Buhwa, north west slope, Belingwe district580Zimbabwe2030C2S1200

Common

0.0000000.0000002
99110Cuscuta campestris09 Sep 1971HM Biegel
GV Pope
HM Biegel GV Pope 3601 SRGH
Parasitic on Mikania cordataWaterfalls, banks of Mukuvisi River10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

Masses of yellow to brown-yellow threads. Flowering and fruiting profusely. Plant covers c. 2 x 3 m area.

0.0000000.0000000
30202Cyathea dregei01 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 4242 SRGH
Gully forestBelingwe, Mt. Buhwa580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1000

0.0000000.0000000
25510Cynanchum gerrardii24 Mar 1969HM Biegel
LC Leach
GV Pope
HM Biegel LC Leach GV Pope 14238 On steep, tall-wooded limestone slope above farm-houseWhindale Ranch, Mangula0ZimbabweN910

Leafless green-twigged climber forming a dense mass of branches ± 7 feet above ground. Flowers whitish.

0.0000000.0000000
26161Diodia sarmentosa17 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1797 BR
Wet grassland beside riverine fringe vegetationChitema R., at S. end of Rureche ridge, Mutasa District0Zimbabwe1832B4VQ898666E780

Prostrate perennial with white flowers

0.0000000.0000000
26162Diodia sarmentosa11 Jun 1971GV Pope
GV Pope 475 BR
Mixed evergreen forest, N of Haroni RiverSouthern end Chimanimani Mts in the Haroni-Makurupini forest520Zimbabwe2033A1E270

Scandent herb with long trailing bracnhes over large boulder

0.0000000.0000000
97284Elytraria acaulis29 Jan 1975GV Pope
GV Pope 1439 SRGH
K
Western end of Mwangazi Gap, Chibunje (Chibuwe), Chipinge District.0Zimbabwe2032C2E525

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 8 part 5: 8, 2013.

-20.55010032.4166005
21223Emilia coccinea16 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1774 SRGH
Brachystegia utilis / Uapaca woodlandE of Nyankombe R., 2 km N of Rakonde Hill, Mutasa District0Zimbabwe1833A3WQ026726E780

Soft erect annual. Young leaves purple below.

0.0000000.0000000
69887Euphorbia transvaalensis30 Jan 1975HM Biegel
GE Gibbs-Russell
GV Pope
HM Biegel GE Gibbs-Russell GV Pope 4869 SRGH
K
c. 1 km West of confluence Musirizwi and Bwazi Rivers, Chipinge Distict0Zimbabwe2032D1E500

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 9 part 5: 378, 2001

-20.58329032.5002305
34954Haumaniastrum dissitifolium17 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1795 SRGH
BR
Moist grassland beside riverine fringeChitema River, south end Rureche Ridge, Mutasa 0Zimbabwe1832B4VQ898666E780

0.0000000.0000006
35057Haumaniastrum villosum GV Pope
GV Pope 145 K
Southern slope of Mt Horzi, Bikita Distr.0Zimbabwe2031B1S0

Record cited in A revision of Haumanniastrum (Labiatae), Alan Paton in Kew Bulletin 52-2: 293-378 (1996)

0.0000000.0000002
98712Hippocratea goetzei03 Jul 1981TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 3646 SRGH
Small patch of evergreen rainforest on steep slopeSlopes to Rusitu River, Chipinga District.0Zimbabwe2032B1E800

Climber in the sapling layer.

-20.04998032.7376706
94292Hippocratea parviflora24 Oct 1972HM Biegel
GV Pope
E Russell
HM Biegel GV Pope E Russell 853 SRGH
At base of hill among boulders in Kirkia acuminata grove.Gubatsa Hills, Chobe National Park0Botswana1824C1N936

Scrambling shrub with stems up to 3 m long trailing over rocks. Perianth green with light green margins to the segments.

-18.55010024.0834005
98710Hippocratea volkensii06 Dec 1971TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1914 SRGH
Mixed evergreen forest25 km from Lacerdonia (Chupanga), North of new railway line0Mozambique1835A2MS200

Liane; slash greenish-cream, orange underbark

-18.17170035.4327005
98717Hippocratea volkensii23 Nov 1981TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 3688 SRGH
Growing in opening surrounded by evergreen rainforest Between Haroni and Makurupini River520Zimbabwe2033A1E370

Liane; flowers creme; conspicuous orange underbark.

-20.01312033.0159406
22668Huperzia verticillata13 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1684 SRGH
Forest fringe, dense growth over rockMutasa, Nyamingwa river0Zimbabwe1832B4E0

0.0000000.0000000
53017Justicia nyassana09 Jul 1981TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 3678 SRGH
Degraded evergreen rainforestRoslyn, Chipenge0Zimbabwe2032B2VN773613E820

0.0000000.0000006
73899Kleinia fulgens09 May 1970HM Biegel
GV Pope
HM Biegel GV Pope 3289 SRGH
In Brachystegia spiciformis and B. glaucescens woodland on rocky Southeast facing slopeInyoni Mts, Chivi District0Zimbabwe2030D4S900

Rootstock tuberous. Flowers deep blood red

-20.75462030.8748205
52790Loxogramme abyssinica11 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 160 SRGH
Transverse ravine on South slope; continuous tree canopy 40-60' above; granite boulders moss covered, atmoshere humid.Mt. Horzi, Bikita district.0Zimbabwe2031B1S1190

Rhizomatous fern growing on rocks

0.0000000.0000002
22700Lycopodiella cernua15 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1739 SRGH
Woodland beside riverMutasa, Nyamawanga R., 2 miles S of St. Michael School0Zimbabwe1832B4VQ883634E760

0.0000000.0000000
22703Lycopodiella cernua02 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 1064 SRGH
Woodland with Bequaertiodendron, Albizia and Uapaca treesBelingwe, Mt. Bukwa, E-slopes580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S1230

0.0000000.0000000
22705Lycopodiella cernua07 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 111 SRGH
On streambank under Syzygium cordatumBikita, 4 miles from Bikita, stream crossing Bikita/ Cherene School Rd.0Zimbabwe2031B1UN49-78-S954

0.0000000.0000000
22730Lycopodium clavatum17 Nov 1980TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 1805 SRGH
Forest margin in moist patch of montane grasslandMutasa, Nyazengu E-slopes opposite Rureche0Zimbabwe1832B4VQ873706E1320

0.0000000.0000000
37104Lygodium kerstenii28 Jan 1975HM Biegel
GV Pope
E Russell
HM Biegel GV Pope E Russell 1390 SRGH
High rainfall woodland, climbing Chipinga, 9 Km NE of Muzirizwe/Bwazi River confluence0Zimbabwe2031D1E0

0.0000000.0000002
106612 (cultivated)Macroptilium atropurpureum (cultivated)21 Mar 1982RM Polhill
GV Pope
RM Polhill GV Pope 2077 SRGH
Roadside in Brachystegia woodlandMazoe Dam0Zimbabwe1730D2N0

Perennial with trailing stems, erect inflorescences, dark purple flowers. [The earliest record of this species in Zimbabwe].

-17.53467030.9885107
42475Marsilea minuta var. minuta21 Sep 1981GV Pope
GV Pope 1989 SRGH
Drying out seasonally flooded bed of pool, clay soil W end of long pool, Mana Pools590Zimbabwe1529C4N360

Dense growth in deep holes left by elephanth feet

0.0000000.0000002
35040Mohria lepigera09 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 137 SRGH
In riverine fringes among granite rocks in shade of O. holstii. Mt. Honzi, Bikita.0Zimbabwe2031B1UN45-81-S1130

0.0000000.0000005
27626Osmunda regalis05 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 78 SRGH
Forming dense clusters on riverbank, commonBikita, Turwi River, 2 miles below Cherere school0Zimbabwe2031B1UN46-75-S0

0.0000000.0000000
52898Pleopeltis macrocarpa29 Apr 1973GV Pope
GV Pope 994 SRGH
Moist SE aspect, patches of stunted Brachystegia spiciformis with closed canopy. Dense epiphytic growth on stem, branches and rocks under trees.Main ridge Bukwa Mt., Belingwe district580Zimbabwe2030C2S1700

Associated epiphytes include Polypodium polypodioides, Asplenium theciferum and A. aethiopicum.

0.0000000.0000002
36159Polystachya zambesiaca30 Oct 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
N Gosden
HM Biegel GV Pope N Gosden 1122 SRGH
K
Mt Buhwa, Mberengwe District580Zimbabwe2030C2 S1600

Cited in Flora Zmbesiaca Vol. 11 part 2: 349 (1998)

5
73924Pseudocalyx saccatus04 Jul 1981TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 3752 SRGH
In open patch in degraded evergreen rainforest.1 km NE of Rusitu River0Zimbabwe2032B1VN729841E920

Liane; petals pink; calyx rusty brown

-20.04275032.7405506
53275Pteris catoptera02 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 1071 SRGH
Moist deciduous woodland; fern growing at the edges of a steep sided stream.Bukwa Mt., E slopes, Belingwe district.580Zimbabwe2030C2S1160

0.0000000.0000002
22764Ptisana fraxinea var. salicifolia02 May 1973HM Biegel
GV Pope
BK Simon
HM Biegel GV Pope BK Simon 1060 SRGH
Perennial stream in gully forest. Uncommon, growing at waters edge, sheltered by high banksBelingwe, Bukwa Mt., lower E slope580Zimbabwe2030C2TN27-19-S0

0.0000000.0000000
22051Pyrenacantha kirkii22 Nov 1981TM Müller
GV Pope
TM Müller GV Pope 2022 SRGH
Evergreen forestW edge of Ratelshoek Estate0Zimbabwe2032B2VN777618E820

Herbaceous forest twiner.

0.0000000.0000000
40655Rhinacanthus zambesiacus01 Feb 1975HM Biegel
GV Pope
E Russell
HM Biegel GV Pope E Russell 4908 SRGH
K
BR
In woody vegetation on sandy streambank, in partial shade5 km South of Rusongo Hill on Border rd, Remayi0Zimbabwe2032C4S400

0.0000000.0000002
69012Salacia luebbertii23 Oct 1972HM Biegel
GE Gibbs-Russell
GV Pope
HM Biegel GE Gibbs-Russell GV Pope 4032 SRGH
Among porphyry bouldersEast face Gubatsha Hills, Savute, Chobe National Park0Botswana1824C1N940

Shrub 0.7 m; new growth measures 0.5 m. Area probably burnt the previous year

-18.55000024.0800005
69013Salacia luebbertii26 Oct 1972HM Biegel
GE Gibbs-Russell
GV Pope
HM Biegel GE Gibbs-Russell GV Pope 4071B SRGH
In deciduous woodland with Burkea africana, Terminalia sericea, Combretum psidioides on fine grained sand. c. 17 NNW of Savuti drift above Gubashe Hills, Siambiso0Botswana1823B4N940

Probably rhizomatous, many-stemmed shrub, regrown to 0.6 m after burn. Tufts of stems 1 per 2m sq. on area of c. 30 x 50 m.

0.0000000.0000002
41858Selaginella dregei05 May 1964GV Pope
GV Pope 83 SRGH
Shallow sandy soil on granite outcrop W bank of Turgwe, 2 miles below Cherere school, Bikita0Zimbabwe2031B1UN46-75-S945

0.0000000.0000005
42100Selaginella mittenii09 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 126 SRGH
Riverine forest, damp rocks of perennial stream Mt. Horze, S slope base, Bikita0Zimbabwe2031B1UN45-81-S1065

0.0000000.0000005
42101Selaginella mittenii04 May 1969GV Pope
GV Pope 47 SRGH
Shaded, moist, granite rocks on riverbank Turgwe river, 400 yards above confluence with Dafora river, Bikita0Zimbabwe2031B1S945

0.0000000.0000002
107413Senecio hochstetteri03 May 1989GV Pope
GV Pope 2279 K
MAL
Skyline path to Chambe, Mulanje Mt.1790Malawi1535D3S0

0.0000000.0000002
28709Tylophora anomala23 Jul 1973GV Pope
GV Pope 1113 SRGH
Gully forest bordering perennial streamMt Buhwa, lower NW slope.580ZimbabweS0

Climber with twining stems to ± 3 m high, on small trees and shrubs. Leaves ± fleshy, sap clear, flower colour is green.

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 Gerald Pope.
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