Records determined by Douglas McMurtry

Determinations: 9

The following is a list of the records determined by Douglas McMurtry in species name order.

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code(s) Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
110665Cheirostylis nuda19 Sep 2004JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows s.n. DM McMurtry BNRH
M-Cel Tower, c. 10 km N of Bilene.0Mozambique2533A1 GI90

Small herb on forest floor in shade of evergreen coastal forest, on sands.

108350Crinum stuhlmannii subsp. delagoense07 Dec 2013DM McMurtry
DM McMurtry 15191 DM McMurtry BNRH
NE of Maputo, behind holiday cottage of Danie and Nitsi [nee van Rooyen] Louw. 0Mozambique M0

Robust geophyte growing in coastal sandveld; in mature fruit. Fruit cerise-pink, varnished/shiny, attractive vide digi canon 15548 - 53.-x000D- Coastal Sandveld.

102487Eulophia cucullata24 Oct 1985DM McMurtry
DM McMurtry 5792 DM McMurtry HSMC
Tall grassveld in very open woodland on grey sandy 'tobacco soil'.Along road Karoi to Makuti, ? 25 km north-west of Karoi.0Zimbabwe1629D1 N0

ADU OrchidMap record

102486Eulophia speciosa21 Oct 1985DM McMurtry
DM McMurtry 5765 DM McMurtry HSMC
In quite long grass in rocky Brachystegia woodland on sandy soils. Harare, S towards airport, off Queens Road.10Zimbabwe1731C3 C0

ADU OrchidMap record

109924Indigofera podophylla28 Jul 2003DM McMurtry
DM McMurtry 11409 DM McMurtry BNRH
W of Bela Vista, Licuati Sand Forest.0Mozambique2632B3 M52

Shrublet ± 300 mm tall in open sandy grassveld and in Licuati thicket. Flowers red, tiny. Note the occasional single leaf.

112021Limnophila indica15 Jun 2012JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows 12824 DM McMurtry LMA
Nampula, Monte Nairuco campsite, 11 km W of Nampula.0Mozambique1539A1N380

Small erect rhizomatous herb growing on margins of dam, and in shallow water, flowers yellow. On granite-derived sands.

110672Oeceoclades maculata14 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1371a DM McMurtry BNRH
Temane0Mozambique2135C3 GI47

Plants strongly rhizomatous and with thick fleshy roots. Leaves highly inconspicuous and plants almost impossible to detect if not in flower. Leaves with camouflage pattern. 10 plants counted. Rare. In 90% shade on forest floor in dense leaf litter

102491Orthochilus eustachyus26 Jan 1986DM McMurtry
DM McMurtry 5911 DM McMurtry HSMC
Fairly tall grass between boulders in open brachystegia woodland.Greystone Park, Harare1,180Zimbabwe1731C1 C1480

ADU OrchidMap record

110673Polystachya dendrobiiflora03 Oct 2005JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows 9103 DM McMurtry BNRH
Nipine Village, 5 km S. of Errego, Mocuba - Gurue road.0Mozambique1637A1 Z493

Tufted, clump-forming orchid growing on bare rock surfaces. Flower stems to 1.2 m tall, flowers pink. On granite-gneiss outcrop in mixed miombo woodland. C. 20 plants.


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Records determined by Douglas McMurtry., retrieved 26 March 2023

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