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Specimen: K000311932
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Family: Asteraceae Type Status: holotype
Current Name: Gynura colorata A.Peter ex F.G.Davies Phenology:
Collector: Greenway, P.J. Plant Parts: Leaves, Stem(s), Fruit
Collector no: 6063 Item: Sheet
Collection Date: 04/12/1940 Project: MSBEP; African Types; Global Types
Country: Tanzania Habitat: Amongst rocks with Begonia G. 6057, Dorstenia warneckei in dense shade of Parinari excelsa, Funtumia latifolia, Sterculia appendiculata, Allanblackia stuhlmannii evergreen rain forest. Rare.
Location: Tanga: Muheza; Mount Mlinga; W slope of Mountain Plant Description: A perennial succulent herb with orange-yellow flowers, leave sfleshy purple below, green above.
Lat and Long: 5 5 0 S , 38 45 0 E General Comments: Flora of the E. Usambaras T.T.; Determination as on label: Gynura colorata in Herb. Amani Greenway 4162 incorrectly named G. montuosa (S.Moore) Bullock by Kew Braun 3199.; Note as on the label on 16.1.52: Remarks concerning Braun 3199 unconformed not in H
Data Source: label
Accuracy: 2.0 Km
Altitude: 853.0 m
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Determination History:
Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Gynura colorata A.Peter ex F.G.Davies  Davis, F.G.  1977  ✔ Author citation as on label: F.G. Davis 
Gynura eximia S.Moore  Greenway, P.J.   
Cite as: http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K000311932
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