African Plant Database


Acacia pseudonigrescens Brenan & J. H. Ross
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bothalia 11(3): 293 (1974)
Information on the genus : Acacia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia pseudonigrescens (Brenan & J. H. Ross) Kyal. & Boatwr.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender tree, unarmed, to 5 m; bark smooth, grey, powdery; stipules not spinescent, soon deciduous, prickles absent; leaves with 1 pair of pinnae and 2 pairs of leaflets per pinna, obliquely obovate, 18-35x11-31 mm;
Ecology : Limestone and gypsum hillocks covered with predominantly succulent shrubs; c. 300 m alt.
  Only known from the type (M. G. Gilbert 2129) collected in 1971. May well occur in Somalia.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 67367
 
Record n°67367 modified 2005-04-29
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