African Plant Database

Acacia flagellaris Thulin
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 8(5): 461 (1989)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia flagellaris (Thulin) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender tree 3-5 m; basal vegetative branches forming a cushion c. 0,5 m high from which emerges a single stem with slender whip-like branches; bark grey, smooth; young branchlets densely puberulous, internodes short;
Ecology : North-facing exposed slopes or ridges on limestone in low-bush vegetation where it is one of the few emerging species; 800-1100 m alt.
  Related to A. cheilanthifolia , A. ogadensis.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 67336
Record n°67336
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