African Plant Database

Acacia stuhlmannii Taub.
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C. 194 (1895)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vachellia stuhlmannii (Taub.) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Low, spreading or obconical shrub, multi-stemmed, or small tree, 0,7-6(-7,5) m tall, flat-topped; bark olive to dark red-brown, sometimes papery and peeling on old stems;
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Ecology : Wooded grassland, dry bushland in alluvial soil, scrub; often in low lying areas in heavy alluvial soil; open or dense bushland, frequently on badly drained soils, also near the coast in or near swamps (on mangrove margins also ?) (Kenya); 1-1740 m alt.
  Variable in N part of range (habit, lenght of inflorescence peduncle, shape and size of pods), but rather uniform in S part.
  E Bostwana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
  Disjunct distribution: large gap between Tanzania and southern Africa.
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carte afrique num 67286
Record n°67286
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