Records confirmed by Arthur Alston

Confirmations: 6

The following is a list of the records confirmed by Arthur Alston 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
53237Actiniopteris dimorpha subsp. dimorpha09 Jan 1947BS Fisher
BS Fisher 1243 AHG Alston SRGH
Abundant on granite coping stone in open.6 mls S Mutare at Dora Bridge0Zimbabwe1932B1E914

49592Elaphoglossum kuhnii29 Apr 1956NC Chase
NC Chase 4810 EACLE Schelpe AHG Alston SRGH
Among boulders by stream in good shade of Brachystegia tamarindoides and Syzygium cordatumChindamora reserve, near Mkumbe mission0Zimbabwe1731C2N0

52993Lepisorus schraderi11 Mar 1953NC Chase
NC Chase 4865 AHG Alston SRGH
Epiphyte on tree bole in closed-canopy forest in ravineOrange Grove, Chimanimani district0Zimbabwe1932D4E1770

52888Pleopeltis macrocarpa29 Feb 1956NC Chase
NC Chase 5988 AHG Alston SRGH
Epiphytic on tree bole 15ft from forest floorElephant Forest (Bunga), Vumba39,630Zimbabwe1932B2E1650

Fronds with minute peltate scales on surface & on underside

52889Pleopeltis macrocarpa29 Apr 1952NC Chase
NC Chase 4511 AHG Alston SRGH
Epiphyte on tree trunckNear stream south of "Hope House, Agnes block"; Stapleford Forest Reserve0Zimbabwe1832D2E1520

52893Pleopeltis macrocarpa26 Aug 1949NC Chase
NC Chase 3363 AHG Alston SRGH
On tree bolePenhalonga0Zimbabwe1832D3E0

1st record from Srn Rhodesia


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 Malawi: Records confirmed by Arthur Alston., retrieved 7 December 2023

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