Vachellia drepanolobium

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Vachellia drepanolobium (picture taken as Acacia drepanolobium) in symbiosis with Crematogaster nigriceps ants
Vachellia drepanolobium

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Fabales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Caesalpinioideae
Tribus: Acacieae
Genus: Vachellia
Species: Vachellia drepanolobium

NameEdit

Vachellia drepanolobium (Harms ex Y.Sjöstedt) P.J.H.Hurter Mabberley's Pl.-Book 1021. (2008)

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Acacia drepanolobium Harms ex Y.Sjöstedt Schwed. Zool. Exped. Kilimandjaro viii. 116 (1908); et in Engl. Jahrb. li.361.
  • Heterotypic
    • Acacia formicarum Harms (1914)
    • Acacia lathouwersii Staner (1935)

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
 
Vachellia drepanolobium
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Eastern Africa
      • Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
    • Regional: Central Africa
      • Zaïre

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Hurter, P.J.H. 2008. Mabberley's Plant-Book: A Portable Dictionary of Plants, Their Classification and Uses 1021.

Additional referencesEdit

LinksEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Whistling Thorn
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