University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 223163
Taxon: Bothriochloa bladhii (Retz.) S.T.Blake
Family: Poaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Bothriochloa bladhii (Retz.) S.T. Blake [Det.:] F.J. M-H.
Collector: Frances & Michael Murray-Hudson   42   
Date: 2007-05-22
Verbatim Date: 22 May 2007
Locality: Botswana, Ngamiland, Botswana: Ngamiland District. Okavango Delta. Milla on the Boro distributary. Slope of floodplain. In dry clayey sand. Quadrat 1mtr sq of which 75% total veg cover. Mean veg height 10 cms. Found with Cynodon dactylon, Eragrostis cylindriflora, Vetiveira nigritana, Vernonia glabra & Setaria sphacelata. 10mtrs from island. UTM: Zone 34, E727887 S7838059N Datum: WGS84. Lat. 19° 32' 21"S Long. 23° 10' 19"E Datum: WGS84.
Reproductive Condition: flowering
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Occurrence Remarks: [Label note:] Field code & data sheet: BK2-07-45-MIL111. Economic uses: "..drought and short term flooding-resistant." CRC World Dictionary of Grasses. Umberto Quattrocchi. Locality coordinates collected via a GPS unit in UTM units and converted to lat./long. --[Label footing:] Specimen collected in fieldwork for Ph.D. thesis: Murray-Hudson, M. "Floodplain vegetation responses to flooding regime in the Okavango Delta." University of Florida.
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record Id: 0f7884cb-1f98-4d12-85b4-6da9f2f78465
Occurrence ID (GUID): fd098605-b026-47f0-99f3-c235e4a15432
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (kperkins@flmnh.ufl.edu)
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