Details of record no: 94354

Pavetta lasiopeplus K. Schum.

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Date: 15 Feb 1988
Recorder(s):GL Maggs
Collector(s):GL Maggs
Determiner(s):S Kruger
Location: Caprivi: 10 km along turn-off to Chinchimane from national road - mopane woodland on marshy, wet substrate.
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Planted code: Not planted
Country: Namibia (Caprivi Strip)
Quarter Degree Square: 1724C3
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Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Shrub; Notes: Scandent, densely branched shrub, up to 2 m high, growing on termite mound. Branches opposite; young branchlets green, glabrous, terete to laterally flattened. Leaves opposite or clustered on short lateral branchlets, simple, subsessile; stipules intermolar, narrowly linear, 3-4 mm long, caducous; lamina narrowly obovate to elliptic, apex acute, base decurrent, margin entire but somewhat sinuate, 25-60 x 5-20 mm, bright green, glabrous and smooth on both surfaces, soft to the touch, midrib abaxially prominent. Flowers past. Fruit a berry, ovoid, glossy, glabrous, green, indented, 7 mm long, crowned by persistent calyx, borne in terminal globose heads. Sepals 4, ovate, recurved. Filed in WIND under Pavetta zeyheri
Latitude, Longitude: -17.875000, 24.125000
Location Accuracy Code: 4

Map of species record

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Botswana: Individual record no: 94354: Pavetta lasiopeplus., retrieved 22 September 2023

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