Collections made by Frank White

Records: 7

The following is a list of the records made by Frank White in species name order. The records are of species which occur in botambique (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
80758Acacia polyacantha subsp. campylacantha24 May 1952F White
F White 2870 JPM Brenan Soil grey-brown loam. With Piliostigma thonningii, Ficus sycamorus, Adansonia.Fort Jameson District; Great East Road, Fort Jameson to Lusaka mile 5.4. 0Zambia1332D1E0

Co-dominant with A. rehmannii on lower colluvial slope. Tree 16 m high, 0.35 m d.b.h. Crown light, +/- rounded; main branches ascending (horizontal on young trees). Bark on bole and main branches dark grey, longitudinally fissured, on younger branches pale buff, smooth. Slash - OB: 1 cm thick, streaked with black and yellow; IB: 1.6 cm thick, fibrous deep red outside, grading into buff inside, gummy exudate. Pods pendulous conspicuous from a distance, pale brown.

81913Diospyros kirkii21 Apr 1952F White
F White 2434 F White Petauke. On Great East Rd., 30 miles east of Petauke Boma.0Zambia0

Small tree 6 m high; crown rounded. Leaves dark green above. Bark dark gray, rough, deeply fissured longitudinally. Fruits olive-green, shining.

81927Diospyros mespiliformis03 Nov 1952F White
F White 3594 F White Kawambwa.12 miles west of Kafulwe Mission.0Zambia0

Tree 15 m high.

82075Ekebergia capensis22 Aug 1952F White
F White 3133 F White Growing in relict patch of sacred, evergreen forest on laterite cliffs fringing Lake.Fort Rosebery District; near Samfya Mission, L. Bangweulu.1120Zambia1129B3W0

Tree 13m high, 0.7m dbh. Bole slightly buttressed at base, fluted to 2m. Crown irregular in shape, branchlets pendulous

82076Ekebergia capensis29 Sep 1952F White
F White 3399 Evergreen, Syzygium cordatum forest fringing Muzera RiverMwinilunga District; evergreen, Syzygium cordatum forest fringing Muzera River, 10 miles west Kakoma0Zambia1125A3W0

Small tree ca 11m high

82209Euclea divinorum09 Aug 1952F White
F White 3045 F White Central prov0Zambia0

Shrub 3 m high. Calyx dull green, corolla cream.

82218Euclea schimperi16 Sep 1952F White
F White 3268 Solwezi.0ZambiaW0

Shrub 4 m high. Leaves dark green, glossy above, pale green, dull beneath. Petals creamy white.


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Collections made by Frank White., retrieved 25 April 2024

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