African Plant Database


Acacia taylorii Brenan & Exell
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Acacia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia taylorii (Brenan & Exell) Kyal. & Boatwr.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scrambling shrub to 4,5 m tall; young branchlets greyish, densely pubescent; stipules not spinescent; prickles short, arising from longitudinal bands along the internodes; flowers yellowish-white, in heads;
Ecology : Coastal deciduous bushland, on edge of dry watercourse leading down to shore, scrambling over bushes; ± sea-level.
  Perhaps only known from the type (Milne-Redhead & Taylor 7588) collected in 1955. Two other gatherings from the same area are doubtful.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 67379
 
Record n°67379 modified 2014-09-18
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