African Plant Database

Acacia burttii Baker f.
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : J. Bot. 71: 342 (1933)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vachellia burttii (Baker f.) Kyal. & Boatwr.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small "columnar" tree 2-3 m tall with pole-like stem and short lateral branches; plant glabrous; bark fawn; epidermis of branchlets flaking off to show powdery rusty-brown inner layer; stipules spinescent,
Ecology : Shrub- or dwarf-tree grassland; gregarious on brown or black clay soil in valleys in Brachystegia country; 1130-1220 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 67316
Record n°67316
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