Records determined by Henk Beentje

Determinations: 12

The following is a list of the records determined by Henk Beentje 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
81048Aspilia mossambicensis08 Mar 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 1073 HJ Beentje K
Secondary hill miombo soil type. Silted rocks-sandy combination.Choma District; 43.8 km from Choma along Choma-Namwala Road, just adjacent to Ngonga River, Simubara-Marundu Hills. 0Zambia1626B4S1100

Shrub to 1 m, rare on disturbed sites. Stems with brown colorations. Leaves green, rough to touch. Flowers yellow. Petals with brown streaks. Bracts green.

81097Bidens schimperi26 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 508 HJ Beentje B Luwiika K
Sinazongwe District; Collecting near Siazwela village, Chief Sinazongwe, 4.1 km from Maamba/Sinazongwe Road turning East at the Sinazeze Shopping Center. 0Zambia1727A2S640

Herb, 45 cm. Stems light green with white hairs, maroon tint at nodes; leaves light green with white hairs; flowers with bright yellow petals, bright yellow anthers and stigmas.

81098Bidens schimperi19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 882 HJ Beentje K
In undifferentiated mopane woodlandLivingstone District; Chief Mukuni. 2.2 km eastward along road to Songwe village, from road junction with Victoria Falls Road. 0Zambia1725D4S960

Herb to 1 m. Stems and leaf veins with white hairs. Flowers yellow. Bracts green.

81234Calostephane divaricata22 Feb 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2355 HJ Beentje K
Along the escarpment and into the gorge, exiting to the Zambezi River. In Mopane-Terminalia woodland with cambisol-luvisol soil. Kalomo District; 27 km east of the Lusaka-Livingstone Road. On the road to Mukumi Village. 0ZambiaS870

Herb; 50 cm, erect. Stems winged, with curved white trichomes. Phyllaries green. Ligules bright yellow, disk flowers yellow. Plant glandular sticky with slight camphor odour.

81235Calostephane divaricata14 Mar 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 1151 HJ Beentje K
Mopane woodland.Gwembe District; Siavonga area, Mutulanganga PFA No. 183, 35.4 km from Siavonga Boma along Siavonga-Lusaka Road in mopane woodland. 0Zambia1628B3S420

Shrub to 0.7 m, common in open areas. Stems green. Leaves light green. Flowers yellow. Bracts green. Calyx light green. Corolla yellow.

82194Erlangea misera28 Feb 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2385 HJ Beentje K
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. 1990ZambiaS530

Herb; 85 cm, erect. Plant with short, stiff hairs; roughly pubescent. Phyllaries pale green with maroon tips. Disk flowers purple, anthers powdery white. Common.

82195Erlangea misera19 Feb 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 914 HJ Beentje K
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

Herb to 0.5 m high in the forest understory. Stems and leaves yellowish green. Flowers purplish blue. Bracts green.

82206Ethulia conyzoides subsp. conyzoides21 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 445 HJ Beentje B Luwiika MO
Boiling Pots, rain forestLivingstone District; Victoria Falls, Boiling Pots, rain forest. 1200Zambia1725D4S860

Herb 20 cm. Stems light green with a brown tint towards the base; leaves light green; flowers light purple.

83013Nicolasia nitens20 Feb 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 3851 HJ Beentje K
Collections along roadside in Mutemwa thicket on Kalahari Sand. Livingstone District; ca. 18.1 km W of intersection of Livingstone-Sesheke and Lusaka Road, ca. 3 km W of Simonga ca. 1.5 km E of Makunka. 0Zambia1725D3S930

Occasional, in open grassy areas; stems pale green-white with pale purple markings; bracts light purple; florets light purple.

83634Sclerocarpus africanus15 Mar 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 4053 HJ Beentje K
Collection along valley bottom above Musaya stream, in Tonga (Sigongo) Reserve. Siavonga District; Zambezi Escarpment; along Malenga stream; ca. 14.4 km W of intersection of T2 (Kafue-Chirundu Road) and road to Siavonga/Kariba (MI5). 0Zambia1628B3S730

Occasional; leaning on grasses along stream; stems green to purple; outer bracts green; florets yellow with bright yellow rays; fruit becoming black with stiff, white hairs.

84039Tridax procumbens21 Feb 1997B Luwiika
B Luwiika 443 HJ Beentje B Luwiika K
Boiling Pots, rain forestLivingstone District; Victoria Falls, Boiling Pots, rain forest. 1200Zambia1725D4S860

Trailing on rocks along the Zambezi River. Stems green with short grey hairs, brown tint towards base; flowers yellow; bracts green with dark brown tint.

84040Tridax procumbens01 Mar 1997NB Zimba
NB Zimba 998 HJ Beentje K
Combretum bushy groups. Karoo sandy soils. Sinazongwe District; Chete Island National Park. 1990Zambia1727B3S600

Common along shore margins and among bushy groups. Stems green appearing lighter on the underside. Flowers yellow. Bracts greenish brown.


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Caprivi: Records determined by Henk Beentje., retrieved 25 June 2022

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