African Plant Database


Acacia cernua Thulin & A. S. Hassan
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Acacia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vachellia cernua (Thulin & Hassan) Kyal. & Boatwr.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender tree 2-5 m with hanging terminal branches; foliage glaucous; bark smooth, ash grey-white, not flaking; stipules spinescent, slender, straight; flowers pale yellow, in small heads.
Ecology : Rocky slopes and on rocks along wadis; 400-625 m alt.
  Close to A. etbaica.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 67455
 
Record n°67455
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