African Plant Database

Acacia qandalensis Thulin
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 18(5): 513 (1998)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vachellia qandalensis (Thulin) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender tree to 4 m, with a distinct trunk; bark brownish-yellow peeling in papery flakes; stipules spinescent, slender, straight; flowers whitish, in pedunculate heads; pods straight, oblong, soon dehiscent.
Ecology : Open bushland on or among limestone rocks (escarpment); often locally dominant in exposed places; 600-1400 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 76713
Record n°76713
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