Observations in the Family: Loranthaceae

Common Name: Mistletoes

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Loranthaceae

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By: The Bate's
Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Erianthemum dregei fruit stuck on stem Hibiscus tiliaceus and now seed germinating

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary Midspit
Observed: 24th November 2012
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Sandra # 360

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Erianthemum dregei seed germinating on Hibiscus tiliaceus stem

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary Midspit
Observed: 24th November 2012
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Sandra # 359 Top Pingo River side

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Erianthemum dregei seed germinating while stuck to vertical surface of boardwalk

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary Midspit
Observed: 24th November 2012
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Sandra # 358

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Erianthemum dregei on Hibiscus tiliaceus

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary boardwalk
Observed: 16th October 2013
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Sandra # 357 Hibiscus stem small diameter and dead above point of contact

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Erianthemum dregei fruit green and ripe still attached to parent plant

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary Midspit
Observed: 24th November 2012
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Sandra # 356

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Erianthemum dregei hemiparasitic on Hibiscus tiliaceus

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Isipingo Estuary Midspit
Observed: 24th November 2012
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Sandra # 355 Beyond contact point, Hibiscus stem dead and smaller.

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Erianthemum dregei on Melia azedarach

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Umbogavango Nature Reserve Umbogintwini
Observed: 15th July 2005
Added: 23rd December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Sandra # 354

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Mistletoe species

Actinanthella wyliei? Harold Johnson NR 4 Dec 16-1
By: stevewoodhall
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Harold Johnson Nature Reserve, start of Red Trail
Observed: 4th December 2016
Added: 5th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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The rare butterfly Iolaus diametra natalica was spotted near this plant, which if its identification is confirmed, is the host plant.

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Tapinanthus oleifolius on Vachellia karroo

Tapinanthus oleifolius on Vachellia karroo
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Other road south of Augrabies national Park
Observed: 30th September 2016
Added: 21st November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Vegetion: Blouputs Karoo Thornveld
In stream bed adn shallow borrowpit

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Mistletoe

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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th September 2016
Added: 28th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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24 September 2016

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Septulina ovalis

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Location: Akkedis Pass, Namakwa
Observed: 7th September 2016
Added: 24th September 2016
Likely ID: Septulina ovalis
Identifications:4
Agreements:0
Comments:5
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Matchstick flower (Nahoon)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Nahoon Estuary Nature Reserve
Observed: 14th September 2016
Added: 20th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Olea europaea subsp. africana with Moquiniella rubra

 Olea europaea subsp. africana with  Moquiniella rubra
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Koetzerskraal
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Plicosepalus undulatus

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Lighted Matches, Vuurhoutjiesvoëlent

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: near Sossusvlei, Namibia
Observed: 30th April 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Tapinanthus kraussianus

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Location: Upper reaches of the Mvoti estuary - R102, Groutville
Observed: 25th April 2016
Added: 28th April 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Septulina glauca

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Location: West Coast NP
Observed: 17th August 2015
Added: 20th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Mistletoe being visited by beetle

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By: mickjackmickjack’s reputation in Plants
Location: Pigeon Valley
Observed: 28th November 2015
Added: 21st February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Does the beetle eat the leaves or flowers or have some other relationship with the plant?

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Hemi-parasite on Ximenia americana

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Location: Usakos Khan River
Observed: 6th February 2016
Added: 8th February 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Yellow flowers, found on Ximenia americana with lots of butterflies around it!

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Nectar stop

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 14th December 2015
Added: 23rd January 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

grey downy hemi-parasite with pale green flowers located at the top of a thorn tree and frequently visited by Sunbirds

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Coffeeberries

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Location: West Coast NP
Observed: 28th November 2015
Added: 21st January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Hairy mistletoe host

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 31st July 2015
Added: 6th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Agelanthus

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Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 23rd November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Voelent

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: Maroela
Observed: 14th November 2015
Added: 19th November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Kei Mouth Tapinanthus

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By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: Kei Mouth, dirt road towards Kei River ferry
Observed: 9th November 2015
Added: 16th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Parasite

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Mistletoe

Mistletoe
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Waterfall Trail Goegap Nature Reserve
Observed: 7th October 2015
Added: 31st October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Three different parasites on a single farmyard 3/3

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Hochfeld, Namibia
Observed: 23rd October 2015
Added: 27th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Photos by Anka Eichhoff

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Three different parasites on a single farmyard 2/3

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Hochfeld, Namibia
Observed: 20th October 2015
Added: 27th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:4
Description:

Photos by Anka Eichhoff

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Three different parasites on a single farmyard 1/3

Tap olei
By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Hochfeld, Namibia
Observed: 20th October 2015
Added: 27th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Photos by Anka Eichhoff

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