African Plant Database


Dichrostachys kirkii Benth.
Family : Mimosaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30: 383 (1875) 
Information on the genus : Dichrostachys
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acacia puccioniana Chiov. (1929)
=Dichrostachys benadirensis Chiov. (1916)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree, armed with spines terminating short lateral twigs.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland, usually on sandy soil; 10-700 m alt.
  Very variable (See Nord. J. Bot. 8: 459-460, 1989).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 68814
 
Record n°68814
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