African Plant Database

Acacia walwalensis Gilliland
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1951, 140 (1951)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vachellia walwalensis (Gilliland) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 3-4 m tall; young branchlets conspicuously lenticellate, glabrous; stipules spinescent, ± straight, 1-2 cm long; leaves small, 2 pairs of pinnae, the lower one much shorter than the upper, few pairs of leaflets per pinna;
Ecology : Dry bushland, locally frequent (Ethiopia); Acacia-Commiphora bushland on sand (Somalia); 150-400 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 67386
Record n°67386
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