Records determined by Frances Chase (née Crawford)

Determinations: 23

The following is a list of the records determined by Frances Chase (née Crawford) 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
94555Aeschynomene cristata var. cristata09 Feb 1988GL Maggs
GL Maggs 166 FM Chase (née Crawford) WIND
Caprivi: Nsundwa ?: S. of Schuckmannsburg:- marshy plain along river.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724D20

Slender shrub, up to 2.5 m high. Stem slender, erect, unbranched, green, terete with dense indumentum (scabrid yellow hairs with red-brown podia). Leaves alternate, paripinnately decompound; stipules paired, broadly deltoid, apex acute, brown, membranous; petiole 1 cm long, characters as for stem; rachis as for petiole; lamina lanceolate, somewhat falcate, up to 12 x 1.5 cm; pinna ovate, 8 x 2 mm, apex apiculate, base oblique, margin entire, glabrous, subsessile, tend to fold closed along rhachis. Flowers large, showy, 35 mm in diameter, borne in axillary racemes; peduncle : 15 cm, characters as for petiole; pedicel 1-2 cm long. Petals golden yellow to orange. Sepals 5, green, broadly ovate, pubescent. Stamens and stigma not well exerted. Fruit: a pod, up to 100 x 6 mm, flattened, slightly falcate, apex apiculate, clearly constricted between seeds so as to appear segmented, glabrous.

-17.62500024.8750004
110600Brackenridgea zanguebarica24 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10726 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Quiterajo, road and path north of the airstrip leading to the Guibourtia forest ('Banana Forest')0Mozambique1140C2N65

Evergreen tree to 6 m tall with rounded crown; bark brown, roughly fissured into small blocks; in degraded coastal forest/woodland mosaic on sandy soils, in secondary scrub. Occasional to frequent.

-11.74916740.4241677
110601Brackenridgea zanguebarica05 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10975 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Road from campsite at the dambo to Nhica do Rovuma Village, Palma District0Mozambique1040C3N130

Small tree to 5 m tall; in somewhat degraded/disturbed Berlinia/Parinari woodland and thicket mosaic on sandy soils.

-10.75861140.2094442
110602Brackenridgea zanguebarica25 Nov 2008J Timberlake
J Timberlake 5516 FM Chase (née Crawford) BNRH
Macomia district, Namacubi Forest, c. 2 km W of Quiterajo.0Mozambique1140C4N90

Guibourtia - Pteleopsis dry forest.-x000D- Notes: Tree to 6 m, branching very low. Slash with powder yellow streak. Bark deeply fissured, very brown. Leaves small, alternate, serrate, bright green, youong growth slightly flattened. Fruits hanging, in 3s, m

-11.76861140.3961116
110909Cassipourea mossambicensis02 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10924 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Ca. 10 km south of Palma on road to Mocimboa da Praia0Mozambique1040C4 N50

Dense evergreen shrub to 2 m tall; growing in thicket 4-6 m tall, in coastal thicket/woodland mosaic on sands.

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67177Chamaecrista polytricha var. polytricha02 Nov 2014BT Wursten
A Mapaura
A Mapaura AM728 FM Chase (née Crawford) SRGH
K
BR
LMA
On shallow soil collecting on top of a quartzite rock in quartzite grassland. Plateau above Tsungudzi river, Chimanimani mountains. 168
33
0Mozambique1933C3MS1423

Low open shrub about 50 cm tall with many branches. Whole plant hairy. Light yellow flowers. Only one plant seen.

-19.81963033.1100907
93203Cissampelos mucronata09 Apr 2014E Tjiteere
E Tjiteere 14/ch-21 FM Chase (née Crawford) WIND
Widely distributed on flat plain. Growing in well-drained sandy soil in full sun conditions.Caprivi, Mukwe District: Bwabwata National Park, Chetto village, south of the Trans Caprivi Highway.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1722D30

Annual creeper, 30 cm high. Stem slender, longitudinally grooved, covered in short hair. Leaves simple, smooth margin, dull green, bean-shaped, veins running from the base. Leaf apices round, base cordate.

-17.96033322.5500285
110115Clerodendrum robustum var. robustum03 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10928 DJ Goyder FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Palma, on old (western) road to Quionga, 9.2 km from the roundabout at the white church.0Mozambique1040C2N60

Low shrub to 1 m high, flowers white; in degraded coastal woodland/thicket on sands; occasional.

0.0000000.0000002
109371Combretum butyrosum24 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10734 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Just south of Quiterajo on road to Mucojo.0Mozambique1140C4N70

Scrambling shrub to 3 m tall; in dry coastal Guibourtia schliebenii thicket/forest on sands. Growing in association with Combretum sp. (Burrows & Burrows 10733).

-11.79305640.4236117
109372Combretum constrictum26 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10801 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Messalo River floodplain at start of the delta, Quiterajo.0Mozambique1140C2N5

Climber/scrambler in Dobera loranthifolia on saline flats bordering the Messalo River. Flowers bright red.

-11.72277840.3877787
109376Combretum illairii24 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10733 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Just south of Quiterajo on road to Mucojo.0Mozambique1140C4N70

Liane to 10 m high; scattered in dry coastal Guibourtia schliebenii thicket/forest on sands.

-11.79305640.4236117
109393Combretum pentagonum03 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10943 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Palma, on old (western) road to Quionga, 10.8 km from the roundabout at the white church.0Mozambique1040C2N60

Climber/scrambler to 2 m tall, flowers white; locally frequent in degraded woodland/thicket mosaic on coastal sands.

-10.68027840.4363895
108996Commiphora africana var. africana26 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10779 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Ca. 6 km west from the airstrip, Quiterajo0Mozambique1140C4N84

Tree to 6 m tall, spines absent, bark smoothish mottled grey-white and light brown, thinly peeling to a dark green underbark. In coastal woodland on sands.

-11.76583340.4005567
108999Commiphora pteleifolia10 Dec 2008J Timberlake
H Matimele
FM Chase (née Crawford)
C de Sousa
J Timberlake 5700 FM Chase (née Crawford) BNRH
Palma district, track from Palma to Nhica do Rovuma, 25 km W of Palma.0Mozambique1040C3N135

Slender tree to 4 m, stem angular. Strong spines. Milky latex. Leaves trifoliate. Fruits green. Local. Berlinia woodland to low forest.

-10.79388940.1913896
109006Commiphora serrata25 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10745 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Namacubi Forest (the Banana), west of Quiterajo.0Mozambique1140C4N90

Deciduous tree to 6 m tall; bark smooth, bright green, peeling in skin-like flakes. Occasional on margins of dry coastal sand forest dominated by Guibourtia schliebenii, the understorey dominated by Memecylon spp., Warneckea spp. and Strychnos spp.

-11.76527840.3958337
109554Dichapetalum edule03 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10932 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Palma, on old (western) road to Quionga, 10 km from the roundabout at the white church.0Mozambique1040C2N60

Shrub to 1 m high, sterile; in shaded understorey of coastal thicket on sands.

-10.68027840.4363895
110715Dombeya shupangae08 Sep 2009JE Burrows
SM Burrows
H Matimele
A Banze
JE Burrows SM Burrows 11406 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Rovuma River, track from Hunter's Mozambique camp to Rovuma R./Rio Nthumbue junction.0Mozambique1039D4N45

Rather slender tree to 6 m tall, semi-deciduous, flowers white, showy, all leaves severely eaten by insects; scattered in open woodland at base of low escarpment on outer edge of alluvial floodplain of the Rovuma River.

-10.87472239.9097227
110717Dombeya shupangae09 Sep 2009JE Burrows
SM Burrows
H Matimele
A Banze
JE Burrows SM Burrows 11417 FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Ca. 30 km from Nangade on road to Mueda.0Mozambique1139B3N500

Tree to 4 m tall, fls white; scattered in severely degraded woodland on sandy soils.

-11.35472239.6091677
93442Markhamia obtusifolia23 Jan 2005MM Hochobes
MM Hochobes 1202 FM Chase (née Crawford) WIND
Caprivi: Omega 3; along the road to Kongola.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1723C11013

0.5 m high; Shrub; Suffrutex; Notes: Suffrutex shrub, 0.5m high. Leaves: compound, leaflets opposite, sessile to sub-sessile, tomentose, obovate to elliptic. Inflorescence: a panicle. Flower: opposite, yellow, trumpet-shape.

-17.74972023.1608305
94571Moringa oleifera06 Oct 2004PF Horn
PF Horn Number unknown FM Chase (née Crawford) WIND
Alien, upright tree - no thick foliage, in garden, probably garden plant. Not seen in wild.Caprivi: M.A.W.R.D, extension office yard at Itomba.2Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724D20

Tree, 4 m high. Flowers white, 10-15mm, pea-shaped, sweet smelling, clustered, smooth. Stem, one, twisted, thick, growing upwards. Bark smooth, whitish. Fruit/seeds still green, 8mm diameter 20cm long. Long fluted (grooved) pod with sharp end, round, single, smooth. Sap: none.

-17.62500024.8750004
95078Ochna arenaria01 Oct 1966KL Tinley
KL Tinley 1510/37 FM Chase (née Crawford) WIND
Caprivi: Western Caprivi Strip: On track between Bagani & N. boundary.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1821A20

Shrub; Notes: Common shrub up to 3-4 feet in height. Calyx pink, corolla white. In Pterocarpus - Burkea - Guibortia tree savanna.

-18.12500021.3750002
110611Ochna dolicharthros06 Dec 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 11021 I Darbyshire FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMU
LMA
BNRH
Campsite at dambo south of Nhica do Rovuma Village, Palma District.0Mozambique1040C3 N130

Suffrutex to 350 mm high, leaves somewhat greyish when fresh; in open grassy areas on ecotone between dambo (seasonally inundated grassy pan) and woodland, in a mosaic of open coastal Brachystegia/Uapaca nitida/Parinari curatellifolia woodland and ev

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110131Premna gracillima29 Nov 2008JE Burrows
SM Burrows
JE Burrows SM Burrows 10863 DJ Goyder FM Chase (née Crawford) K
LMA
BNRH
Mirepa Forest, on southern escarpment of Messalo River near the mouth, Quiterajo.0Mozambique1140C2N40

Straggly shrub or small tree to 4 m tall, flowers off-white. In understorey of dry Guibourtia schliebenii/Brachystegia forest on sandy soils over conglomerates on north rim of low escarpment.

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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: Records determined by Frances Chase (née Crawford).
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-determinations-by-person.php?person_id=824, retrieved 27 October 2020

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