Observations in the Order: Malpighiales

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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Croton @ Kololo

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Location: Kololo Nature Reserve
Observed: 18th January 2015
Added: 2nd March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Euphorbia caput-medusae

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Location: Dana Bay
Observed: 14th October 2014
Added: 2nd March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Fat-fingered path but nodes on stems are smooth, not hooked

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Yellow succulent flower

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Pietersrivier
Observed: 27th February 2015
Added: 28th February 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Olifannts voet

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Grootvallei
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 28th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Caster Oil plant

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By: jacquesvdmerwe
Botanical Society of South AfricaCity of Cape Town Biodiversity Management BranchCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersDarling Wildflower Society
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Location: Penhill Conservation Area, Eerste river, Cape Town
Observed: 20th February 2015
Added: 23rd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Invasive species likely from other parts of Africa. Fruit are highly toxic and can be fatal when ingested.

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Common Tree Euphorbia (Tshwenyane)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: R36 Tshwenyane
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 21st February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Clutia monticola var. monticola

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Observed: 22nd November 2009
Added: 21st February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Herb. Open sourveld grassland

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Phyllanthus sp.

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Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 24th November 2008
Added: 20th February 2015
Likely ID: Phyllanthus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Herb. Kiaat woodland/sourveld grassland.

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Acalypha angustata

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Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 25th November 2005
Added: 20th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Herb. Kiaat woodland/sourveld grassland.

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Castor-Oil Plant (Maruleng)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: R36 Maruleng
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 19th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Castor-Oil Plant (Tzaneen)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Tzaneen
Observed: 12th February 2015
Added: 18th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Euphorbia (Tzaneen)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Sunland (Tzaneen)
Observed: 11th February 2015
Added: 18th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Euphorb [1772]

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Observed: 23rd December 2014
Added: 16th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Euphoria

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Cumberland Nature Reserve
Observed: 19th January 2015
Added: 13th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Cliff-dwelling to escape the regular fires.

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Sarcostemma viminale?

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By: Anais
Location: Augrabies Falls National Park
Observed: 24th August 2014
Added: 13th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Introduced weedy species?

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By: _Pen
Location: Newlands forest
Observed: 9th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Please help identify.

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Sphedamnocarpus puriens

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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plant like pear

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By: Ethan Watson
Glenwood House School
Location: Friends House
Observed: 9th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Likely ID: Passiflora
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:3
Description:

It looks like a pear gut have no videa

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Tree 279

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Royal Natal National Park
Observed: 30th November 2014
Added: 6th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Lavender Croton on Soutpansberg

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By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Beginning Trail 9 Leshiba Wilderness
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 5th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Sturdy shrub, not yet a tree, on a scree slope.

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Euphorbia horridus ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
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Location: NE of Jansenville
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 4th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Small-leaf Phyllanthus on Soutpansberg

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By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Near Hamasha Camp, Leshiba Wilderness
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 4th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:4
Description:

Shrub with long shoots bearing what appears to be deciduous side-shoots (20-25mm) with small leaves, about 4-7mm.
A patch of sunny, rocky terrain.

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Micky Mouse Plant

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By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Strawberry Hill Garden
Observed: 11th November 2014
Added: 4th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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African Rose

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Location: Grass site 1, Ozabeni
Observed: 21st January 2015
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Small shrub in grassland

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Wild Plant

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By: Mark Prinsloo
Location: Kilner Park
Observed: 1st February 2015
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Acalypha

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Drakensville
Observed: 28th November 2014
Added: 1st February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Wild grenadilla

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 15th January 2015
Added: 31st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Euphorbia (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: MR11, Shiselweni
Observed: 13th September 2009
Added: 30th January 2015
Likely ID: Euphorbia ingens
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Rivierwilg

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Location: Laingsburg, R323
Observed: 21st December 2014
Added: 30th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Lebombo Euphorbia ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Satara-N'wanetsi Road, KNP
Observed: 18th January 2015
Added: 30th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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