African Plant Database


Acacia origena Asfaw
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Acacia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vachellia origena (Asfaw) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 5-11 m; young branchlets pale yellowish-greenish-brown, epidermis on older ones flaking; stipules spinescent, straight, slender; flowers cream, in heads; pods straight, pubescent, glandular, dehiscent.
Ecology : Upland wooded grassland; 1700-2600 m alt.
  Yemen.
  Near A. abyssinica and A. negrii.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 67360
 
Record n°67360
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