African Plant Database

Acacia kamerunensis Gand.
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 60: 459 (1913)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia kamerunensis (Gand.) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Acacia pennata auct. sensu Hutch. & Dalziel p.p., non (L.) Willd.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scandent shrub or liane to over 5 m tall; stipules not spinescent, deciduous; prickles small, arising from longitudinal bands along the internodes; flowers yellowish-white, in heads.
Ecology : Lowland rain-forest; gallery forest with Trichilia emetica along khor and dense forest (S Sudan); secondary formations, road sides, river sides (Gabon); 600-1190-1220 m alt.
  S Tomé.
  Similar to A. pentagona, A. schweinfurthii, A. ciliolata, A. montigena. Formerly included in A. pennata.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 67341
Record n°67341
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