Records made by Tony Benn

Records: 22

The following is a list of the records made by Tony Benn 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
108141Acacia nigrescens03 Dec 2018T Benn
T Benn Serowe0Botswana2226B3SE1118

iNaturalist record

108014Alectra orobanchoides02 Mar 2020T Benn
T Benn BT Wursten Growing underneath Catophractes shrubs. Serowe0Botswana2226B3SE1176

iNaturalist record

115485Blepharis maderaspatensis19 Apr 2009T Benn
T Benn BT Wursten North of Kgale Hill, Gaberone0Botswana2425D2SE1049

iNaturalist record

75022Chamaecrista absus29 Dec 2009T Benn
BT Wursten In open unused urban areaGaborone0Botswana2425D2SE1026

108134Cissus quadrangularis06 Mar 2019T Benn
T Benn rocky sides of riverSerowe0Botswana2226B3SE1145

iNaturalist record

107886Convolvulus sagittatus18 Jan 2020T Benn
BT Wursten Sedibeng Village0Botswana2525C1SE1182

iNaturalist record

75015Corbichonia decumbens12 Dec 2008T Benn
BT Wursten In rocky hilly areaSerowe, Central District.0Botswana2226B3SE1180


75986Crinum buphanoides15 Nov 2001T Benn
BT Wursten Flooded area near residential.Mahalapye0Botswana2326B2 SE1024

112907Dichrostachys cinerea03 Jun 2020T Benn
T Benn BT Wursten Extension 19, Gaborone0Botswana2425D2SE1029

iNaturalist record

75281Drimia altissima12 Dec 2008T Benn
BT Wursten Open flat area on hillside.Serowe, Central District.0Botswana2226B3SE1176

Plants about 1.2m tall.

119326Duvalia polita var. polita03 Sep 2014T Benn
T Benn P Bester Gaborone0Botswana2425D2SE1028

iNaturalist record

119327Duvalia polita var. polita22 Nov 2019T Benn
T Benn P Bester Mahalapye0Botswana2326B2SE1034

iNaturalist record

75302Euphorbia tirucalli15 Aug 2008T Benn
MA Hyde Near Serowe, Botswana1Botswana2226B3SE1130

"Though it has been used for hedging almost every yard in Serowe I have not seen mature trees here before" - Tony Benn, 9 September 2016

75191Gnaphalium purpureum22 Aug 2016T Benn
BT Wursten Disturbed ground in residential area.Gaborone West.0Botswana2425D2SE1035

This species has apparently not been recorded from Botswana before.

108085Jasminum stenolobum28 Dec 2019T Benn
T Van Der Merwe BT Wursten Serowe0Botswana2226B3SE1205

iNaturalist record

75215 (cultivated)Macroptilium atropurpureum (cultivated)27 Mar 2010T Benn
BT Wursten Among shrubs by seasonal riverbed.Mmopane, Gaborone0Botswana2425D2SE1006

This appears to be a first record for Botswana as a naturalised species.

108207Scabiosa columbaria18 Jan 2020T Benn
BT Wursten Abundant in dark grey soil near riverSedibeng Village0Botswana2525C1SE1178

iNaturalist record

108092Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra04 Jan 2020T Benn
T Benn Serowe0Botswana2226B3SE1139

iNaturalist record

108093Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra11 Nov 2019T Benn
RH Archer A group of trees growing between rocksAt base of Kgale hill, Gaberone0Botswana2425D2SE1040

iNaturalist record

101810Tribulus terrestris13 Feb 2019BT Wursten
P Ballings
T Benn
BT Wursten T Van Der Merwe BT Wursten Very disturbed waste ground under treesFuel Station, Rumphi. 0Malawi1133B2N1072

75330Viscum tuberculatum15 Aug 2008T Benn
BT Wursten WoodlandSerowe, Central District.0Botswana2226B3SE1235

113714Waltheria indica03 Dec 2020T Benn
T Benn BT Wursten Extension 15, Gaborone0Botswana2425D2SE1026

iNaturalist 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 Malawi: Records made by Tony Benn., retrieved 28 May 2023

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