African Plant Database


Acacia caraniana Chiov.
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Somala 1: 166 (1929)
Information on the genus : Acacia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia caraniana (Chiov.) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender tree to 7 m; bark pale grey-whitish; young branchlets glabrous with long internodes; tipules not spinescent; soon deciduous; prickles solitary or in threes; flowers unknown, remnants seen in spikes;
Ecology : In sparse vegetation on gypsum hills; 600-800 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 67318
 
Record n°67318
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