Records determined by Clare Archer

Determinations: 67

The following is a list of the records determined by Clare Archer 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
84404Ascolepis lineariglumis var. lineariglumis10 Mar 1962WL Astle
WL Astle 1479 C Archer MRSC
Mochipapa0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
63762Bulbostylis contexta07 Jan 1964EA Robinson
EA Robinson R 6149 C Archer SRGH
MRSC
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

MRSC, det C.Archer; SRGH, det as B.collina
From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond.

-15.15210029.3537004
79585Bulbostylis contexta06 Nov 1963EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_5817 C Archer MRSC
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2C1075

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79586Bulbostylis contexta18 Dec 1956EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_1798 C Archer MRSC
Acid sandveldtChoma E 10 km0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84837Bulbostylis contexta18 Dec 1956EA Robinson
EA Robinson EAR_1986 C Archer K
MRSC
DamboChoma E 10 km0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
84842Bulbostylis contexta13 Feb 1955EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1110 C Archer MRSC
DamboNamwala District, Kabulamwanda0ZambiaS0

MRSC, F.sp. nr. F.subaphylla; det C.Archer

0.0000000.0000000
81214Bulbostylis hispidula20 Feb 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 3871 C Archer PRE
Degraded Baikiaea forest.Livingstone District; ca. 26.9 km W of intersection of Lusaka Road and Livingstone-Sesheke Road in Livingstone, in Katombora L.F. #30, degraded Baikiaea forest. Collections ca. 2 km. from roadside on south side of road. 0Zambia1725D3S840

Occasional, from sandy wash, bracts reddish-brown.

-17.78361125.5552785
81215Bulbostylis hispidula20 Feb 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 3892 C Archer PRE
In degraded woodland on pure sand, with bordering small damboLivingstone District; ca. 34.8 km W of intersection of Lusaka Road and Livingstone-Sesheke Roads, then 5.4 km S on road to Mandia School, ca. 0.5 km from Mandia School. 0Zambia1725D3S840

Annual; in sand, base of plant pale pink; bracts dark brown.

-17.82388925.5619445
81216Bulbostylis hispidula16 Mar 1996B Luwiika
B Luwiika 292 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Mongu District; Miulwe Plain, approx. 44.5 km E on Mongu-Lusaka Road. Plain on S side of road. 0Zambia1523B1B1110

Collected among rocks; approx. 10 cm tall; stems light green; leaves light green; inflorescence golden brown.

-15.18222223.5188895
81217Bulbostylis hispidula26 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 500 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Sinazongwe District; Collecting near Siazwela village, Chief Sinazongwe, 4.1 km from Maamba/Sinazongwe Road turning East at the Sinazeze Shopping Center. 0Zambia1727A2S640

Erect, 15 cm. Stems dark green; leaves dark green; inflorescence yellowish-brown.

-17.12333327.4355565
81218Bulbostylis hispidula03 Mar 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 556 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Along the Maamba/Sinazongwe RoadChoma District; Collecting along the Maamba/Sinazongwe Road, 11.4 km from the Choma-Lusaka Road. 0Zambia1627C4S1200

Common in marshy areas. Stems dark green to light green; inflorescence golden-brown.

-16.86888927.2727785
81219Bulbostylis hispidula19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 921 C Archer PRE
Brown Kalahari sands soilsLivingstone District; Chief Mukuni Area; 2.1 km along road to Chief Mukuni Palace from junction with Victoria Falls Road in Baikiae forest.0Zambia1725D4S960

Common in the forest understory amongst grasses. Inflorescence brown.

-17.91666725.8833335
85040Bulbostylis hispidula Jan 1967J Anton-Smith
J Anton-Smith 206 C Archer MRSC
Coarse granite sand. Chadiza Experimental Area0ZambiaE0

0.0000000.0000000
85042Bulbostylis hispidula01 Apr 1956A Angus
A Angus 1193 C Archer MRSC
Mt Makulu0ZambiaC0

0.0000000.0000000
85063Bulbostylis pilosa21 Dec 1993MG Bingham
MG Bingham 9885 C Archer PRE
Kalahari woodland. Mongu District, Looma, Nanganda. 0Zambia1523B1B1060

-15.10000023.6833334
85068Bulbostylis pilosa15 Feb 1961WL Astle
WL Astle 428 C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

0.0000000.0000000
85069Bulbostylis pilosa HM Richards
HM Richards 19591 EA Robinson C Archer MRSC
Luwingu District, Chishinga Ranch0ZambiaN0

MRSC, det EAR as B.aphyllanthoides; det C.Archer

0.0000000.0000000
81428Coleochloa setifera25 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 2132 C Archer PRE
On rocks and in surrounding miombo woodland; rocky soils, Uapaca woodland.Chinsali District; Shiwa Ng'andu, Mansha River. Collections at Chusa Falls. 1170Zambia1131B1N1470

Frequent among rocks; bracts brown; anthers yellow.

-11.15527831.5511115
48477Cyperus amabilis12 Apr 2012MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde 12.103.02 C Archer PRE
TCT-Catapú
In sandy river bedTissadze River, Catapu82
17
0Mozambique1835A1MS70

Annual

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59086Cyperus amabilis12 Apr 2012MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde 12.103.02 C Archer PRE
TCT-Catapú
In sandy river bedTissadze River, Catapú82
17
0Mozambique1835A1MS70

Annual

-18.04921035.2071407
81749Cyperus amabilis20 Feb 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 3869 C Archer PRE
Degraded Baikiaea forest.Livingstone District; ca. 26.9 km W of intersection of Lusaka Road and Livingstone-Sesheke Road in Livingstone, in Katombora L.F. #30, degraded Baikiaea forest. Collections ca. 2 km. from roadside on south side of road. 0Zambia1725D3S840

Occasional, in sandy wash, with grasses, base of stems reddish; bracts golden to brown.

-17.78361125.5552785
81750Cyperus amabilis20 Mar 1996B Luwiika
B Luwiika 371 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Kalabo District; In the Lukona local forest; 3.3 km W from Lukona Basic School. 0Zambia1522B4B1140

Approx. 15 cm tall; stems dark green; leaves smooth, dark green; inflorescence golden yellow.

-15.38333322.8666675
81751Cyperus amabilis28 Feb 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2429 C Archer PRE
In sandy soils along beaches and shorelines. Sinazongwe District; Chete Island Game Park, on eastern edge of Lake Kariba. In much disturbed Combretum woodland, heavily grazed by elephants and game. 1990ZambiaS550

Herb; 25 cm, erect. Infructescence shiny, red-brown to golden-tan. In open, sandy depressions.

0.0000000.0000000
81752Cyperus amabilis19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 916 C Archer PRE
Brown Kalahari sands soilsLivingstone District; Chief Mukuni Area; 2.1 km along road to Chief Mukuni Palace from junction with Victoria Falls Road in Baikiae forest.0Zambia1725D4S960

Common in forest understory growing amongst grasses. Roots with characteristic Vicks smell. (mentholated) Inflorescence yellowish brown.

-17.91666725.8833335
88220Cyperus amabilis09 Mar 1995MM Nawa
MM Nawa 211 C Archer Kabompo District0ZambiaW0

0.0000000.0000000
88225Cyperus amabilis26 Mar 1955FM Benson
FM Benson NR336 C Archer MRSC
Choma E 5miles0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
81758Cyperus articulatus05 Dec 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 2210 C Archer PRE
In small patch of thick forest on north side of falls and up slope towards Nsamba Lodge. Kaputa District; Nsumbu National Park, along Lufubu River at Mwepwe Falls (Kafuna Falls).1080Zambia0830D1N900

Frequent herb from rhizome in low lying areas and wet places along river.

-8.69222230.5488895
81764Cyperus dubius21 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 472 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Boiling Pots, rain forestLivingstone District; Victoria Falls, Boiling Pots, rain forest. 1200Zambia1725D4S860

Soft, herbaceous, ca. 25 cm. Stems dark green; leaves dark green to light green towards base; inflorescence yellowish-green.

-17.93333325.8500004
90738Cyperus dubius05 Jan 1955EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1070 C Archer MRSC
Dry, open grasslandVictoria Falls1200ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
90739Cyperus dubius05 Jan 1957EA Robinson
EA Robinson 2013 C Archer MRSC
Dry ground at edge of damboChoma N 45 Km.0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
90740Cyperus dubius05 Feb 1955EA Robinson
EA Robinson 1086 C Archer MRSC
Dry grasslandMapanza Mission0ZambiaS0

0.0000000.0000000
81768Cyperus margaritaceus31 Jan 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2541 C Archer PRE
In miombo woodland once grazed. Soil silty, sand and hard-packed clay. Kabwe Rural District; Chisamba. Ca. 7 km W of Great North Road on road to Wardy Farm, collections on farm between farm house and Wangwe (sp?) River at western edge of property. 0Zambia1528C3C1140

Occasional in sand at edge of dry dambo; inflorescence bracts light yellow-green.

-15.75555628.1422225
81769Cyperus margaritaceus15 Feb 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2703 C Archer PRE
In Marquesia woodland/Hymenocardia chipya on shallow soils with abundant mica. All vegetation pale green to yellow. Solwezi District; Acres National Forest/Jirundu Botanical Reserve; ca. 12.1 km NW of Solwezi-Mwinilunga Road; (78 km W of Solwezi) 6.6 km NW of bridge over West River. 0Zambia1225B2W1440

Occasional; among rocks; bracts light yellow at base to brown on tips.

-12.18666725.8241675
81770Cyperus margaritaceus20 Mar 1996B Luwiika
B Luwiika 373 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Kalabo District; In the Lukona local forest; 3.3 km W from Lukona Basic School. 0Zambia1522B4B1140

Approx. 20 cm tall; stems dark green; leaves dark green; inflorescence light grey with a brown tint.

-15.38333322.8666675
81771Cyperus margaritaceus22 Feb 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba 634 C Archer PRE
In rocky habitatMwinilunga District; Ikelenge; Milomba Hill, 12 km from turnoff of the Kalene Hill Road located 12.6 km from Ikelenge. 0Zambia1124A1W1440

bases of the stems brown; inflorescence light brown with green.

-11.22638924.1672225
81772Cyperus margaritaceus19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 926 C Archer PRE
Brown Kalahari sands soilsLivingstone District; Chief Mukuni Area; 2.1 km along road to Chief Mukuni Palace from junction with Victoria Falls Road in Baikiae forest.0Zambia1725D4S960

Occasional on open sandy patches in forest understory. Roots with sweet aroma. Inflorescence cream to grey appearing yellow around the bases.

-17.91666725.8833335
109508Cyperus natalensis17 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1385 C Archer LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Sub-dominant herbaceous species in Brachystegia/Julbernardia open woodland on pale brown sands in slight depressions (not wetland).

0.0000000.0000000
81773Cyperus nduru19 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 1986 C Archer PRE
In miombo vegetation on sandKasanka National Park; ca. 11 km E of Musande Tent Camp and 4 km W of pontoon over Kasanka River. 990Zambia1230C2C1170

Infrequent herb; bracts white; anthers yellow.

-12.55277830.2666675
81774Cyperus nduru19 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 1987 C Archer PRE
In miombo vegetation on sandKasanka National Park; ca. 11 km E of Musande Tent Camp and 4 km W of pontoon over Kasanka River. 990Zambia1230C2C1170

Infrequent herb; base of stalk and bracts of inflorescence yellow.

-12.55277830.2666675
81775Cyperus nduru03 Mar 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 549 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Along the Maamba/Sinazongwe RoadChoma District; Collecting along the Maamba/Sinazongwe Road, 11.4 km from the Choma-Lusaka Road. 0Zambia1627C4S1200

Common, dark green with golden brown inflorescence; ca. 1 m; lateral shoots/corms light yellow.

-16.86888927.2727785
48615Cyperus tenuiculmis15 Apr 2012MA Hyde
M Coates Palgrave
MA Hyde 12.106.11 C Archer PRE
TCT-Catapú
Colonists on margin of dried-up panMfuma Pan, Catapu82
17
0Mozambique1835A1MS80

-18.05525035.2109007
79566Eleocharis dulcis20 Sep 1993MG Bingham
CN Nkhoma
MG Bingham CN Nkhoma 9711 C Archer K
MO
PRE
Dambo Mkushi District, David Moffat's farm, Munchiwemba dambo. 0Zambia1329D3C1400

-13.75000029.6665004
109511Eleocharis dulcis18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1386 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common in shallow (ca. 50 cm) standing water of permanent zone of a lake in the floodplain of the Govuru River.

0.0000000.0000002
109513Fimbristylis bivalvis19 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1391 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

In marsh vegetation of ephemerally flooded and seasonally saturated sand soils of a seasonal drainage line with[?in] the Govuru River catchment.

0.0000000.0000002
82352Fuirena umbellata10 Mar 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2882 C Archer PRE
Collections from Kamweji marsh, Juncus/grasses. Kabompo District; Trust Land #1, near Chizela Game Management Area #3 along Old Kabompo-Solwezi Hwy.; ca. 37.0 km E-NE of Chipoya Bridge at Samsole village. 0Zambia1324D1B1030

Frequent herb; in marsh; to 1.5 m tall; lower leaf sheaths black; bracts light green; floral parts green except stigma white, turning brown.

-13.57138924.6122225
109515Fuirena umbellata18 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1387 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

Common in 50 cm deep water on the margins of the permanently inundated zone of a lake on the Govuru River floodplain.

0.0000000.0000002
82716Kyllinga alba19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 910 C Archer PRE
Mopane woodlandChief Mukuni, Songwe Gorge, in mopane woodland, 2.3 km east of ZESCO generation and transmission sub-station. 0Zambia1725D4S960

Common in mopane woodland. Stem light green. Blades green; inflorescence white.

-17.93333325.8500004
82717Kyllinga platyphylla27 Nov 1993CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma 23 C Archer PRE
Chishimba Falls picnic and camping areaChishimba Falls. Ca 32 km northwest of Kasama at Chishimba Falls picnic and camping area. 13 km from intersection of roads M3 and D20 on road D20 and 2 km south/southwest on access road to power station. 2010Zambia1030B2N1380

White inflorescence with yellow anthers.

-10.15277830.9150004
82795Lipocarpha chinensis23 Feb 1995B Luwiika
B Luwiika 98 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Collections along roadside and in woodland. Mwinilunga District; on Mwinilunga-Lwawu Road; ca. 19.3 km W of Mwinilunga-Lwawu junction (jct. of T5 and RD287). 0Zambia1124C2W1140

Sedge; light green; ca. 25 cm tall; common, with triangular stem; inflorescence light green with a brown tint.

-11.73916724.2677785
82805Lipocarpha nana17 Feb 1995B Luwiika
B Luwiika 40 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Collecting from rock outcrop in Jirundu plains/swampSolwezi District; Jirundu National Forestry Reserve (Botanical Reserve). 95 km E of Solwezi/Mwinilunga Road, near the Kambizhi Primary School.0Zambia1125C4W1470

Stems light green, clustered; roots short and fibrous; flower buds small, hard and brown tinged; flowers with light green spines; common; in swampy area.

-11.91250025.4861115
110669Microcoelia exilis12 Jun 2012P Bester
P Bester 11163 C Archer PRE
BNRH
EOWBL
Gorongosa National Park, 11 km NNW from Condué and 33 km SW of Inhaminga, Nhamfisse/Zamambo Gorge.0Mozambique1834D2 MS224

Epiphyte 0.08 m tall with white flowers growing on the bark of various trees including Teclea sp., Androstachys johnsonii and Euphorbia sp. Common.-x000D- Habitat: Open woodland on a limestone plateau, in light shade. No biotic effect seen.

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113344Myrothamnus flabellifolius12 Oct 2020M Tladi
C Archer BT Wursten In rocky dry woodland.The Botswana International University of Science & Technology (BIUST), Palapye0Botswana2227C1SE1005

iNaturalist record

-22.59810727.1294535
83420Pycreus pelophilus10 Mar 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 595 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Collecting along the Sinazongwe/Choma RoadChoma District; Collecting along the Sinazongwe/Choma Road, 11.6 km from the junction. 0Zambia1627C4S1200

Ca. 30 cm, in marsh areas. Stems light green; leaves light green; inflorescences golden-brown to yellow.

-16.86888927.2735565
83421Pycreus pelophilus01 Mar 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 985 C Archer PRE
Combretum bushy groups. Karoo sandy soils. Sinazongwe District; Chete Island National Park. 1990Zambia1727B3S600

Locally common along shore margins. Stems light green and smooth. Inflorescence greenish yellow. Pedicels brown around the bases.

-17.35000027.5166674
109519Rhynchospora holoschoenoides19 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1390 C Archer LMA
BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI0

In marsh vegetation, seasonally saturated sands of a seasonal drainage line which forms part of the Govuru River catchment.

0.0000000.0000002
109518Rhynchospora rugosa subsp. brownii11 Feb 2014A De Castro
A De Castro 1367 C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI25

Seasonally saturated white sands with thin organic horizon, on margins of coastal channelled valley-bottom wetland.

-21.63122235.2159446
108193Scadoxus multiflorus subsp. multiflorus23 Oct 2012L den Boogert
C Archer Matutuíne District0Mozambique2632B4 M17

iNaturalist record

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48101Schoenoplectus articulatus06 Jul 2010M Coates Palgrave
M van der Bank
OG Maurin
OG Maurin 2769 C Archer BNRH
Catapú Concession, in pond, 2 km NE of M'Phingwe820Mozambique1835A1MS0

-18.04422035.2078307
109522Schoenoplectus articulatus06 Jul 2010M Coates Palgrave
JA White
M van der Bank
OG Maurin
G Groenenwald
OG Maurin OM2769 C Archer BNRH
JRAU
Catapu Concession, in pond, 2 km NE of M'Phingwe.0Mozambique1835A1MS0

UJ DNA No. UJ05318

-18.04422035.2078306
54070Schoenoplectus erectus Aug 2006M Coates Palgrave
MJ Inacio
J Maneka
M Coates Palgrave MJ Inacio J Maneka 455 C Archer TCT-Catapú
PanCatapu, in Zalula Pan 820Mozambique1835A1MS70

Sedge

0.0000000.0000002
109523Schoenoplectus subulatus04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district, Nhagonzwene Village.0Mozambique2135C2GI3

Locally dominant emergent hydrophyte in coastal stream in transition zone between mangrove swamp and peatland (mire) habitats.

-21.72325035.2774726
83600Scleria bulbifera04 Feb 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2553 C Archer PRE
Collections in bird sanctuary near dam and sink hole; in degraded but now recovering woodland, on quartz and mica soils. Lusaka District; Jellis Farm ca. 15 km W of Lusaka off Leopard's Hill Rd.1450Zambia1528A4C1230

Frequent on rocky hillside and elsewhere, from tan bulb; outer inflorescence bracts light brown.

-15.49500028.4544445
83601Scleria bulbifera29 Feb 1996B Luwiika
B Luwiika 202 C Archer B Luwiika PRE
Collecting in the Mavunda thicketsKaoma District; 33.1 km from Kaoma town on the Kasempa/Kaoma road. 0Zambia1424C2B1290

Approx. 20 cm tall; leaves and stems dark green; inflorescence brown.

-14.54861124.3841675
109525Scleria catophylla04 May 2014A De Castro
A De Castro s.n. C Archer BNRH
Inhassoro district.0Mozambique2135C1GI13

Common on white, hydromorphic sands that are organically enriched, on the margins of a mire (peatland) which forms the source of a coastal stream.

-21.66713935.2488336
83627Scleria racemosa30 Apr 1994DK Harder
DK Harder 3005 C Archer PRE
Collections from within primary mushitu. Ndola Rural District; Lukoshi at intersection of roads to St. Anthony's Mission and Mukumpu School roads, at Kabunda village, Manda mushitu. 0Zambia1327B4W1230

Rare, in moist soil; deep shade, 1.5 m tall; outer inflorescence bracts white.

-13.49722227.9241675
83628Scleria racemosa13 May 1994DK Harder
DK Harder 3119 C Archer PRE
Collections in riverine miombo forest and in surrounding miombo woodlands on sandy soils on Mwaleshi River.Mpika District; Mano Camp just outside and N of North Luangwa N.P. 910Zambia1132C1N1110

Occasional near waters edge to 1.5 m; bracts light green to brown; seeds white.

-11.64722232.1694445
112941Trapa natans var. bispinosa17 Sep 2018D du Plessis
C Archer BT Wursten Alluvial Vegetation (open water)Meno A Kwena, Molosi, Boteti River.0Botswana2024A4N926

iNaturalist record

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Records determined by Clare Archer.
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