African Plant Database

Acacia persiciflora Pax
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 39: 624 (1907) 
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia persiciflora (Pax) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acacia eggelingii Baker f.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 3-9(-15) m, sometimes flat-crowned; bark brown-yellow-dark grey, rough, scaling off in strips; young branchlets pubescent; stipules not spinescent, soon deciduous; prickles recurved, small, usually in pairs, sometimes absent;
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Ecology : Woodland, wooded grassland with Combretum molle, C. collinum, Entada abyssinica, Erythrina abyssinica and Pennisetum purpureum, Hyparrhenia rufa dominant; wooded grassland with bracken (S Sudan-Uganda); savanna on quartzite soil (E Zaire); etc...
  Related to A. galpinii.

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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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 67363
Record n°67363
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