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Published In: Phytotaxa 184(5): 296. 2014. (12 Nov 2014) (Phytotaxa) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 7/30/2019)
Acceptance : Accepted
Species profile     (Last Modified On 11/25/2019)
Typical Adult Height Range (m): 4-8, 8-12
Exceptional Height (m) [Note: often only attained in more mesic conditions]: 17
Life Form: Shrubby Tree
Annual Precipitation Range (mm): 0-149, 150-249, 250-399, 400-599, 600-799, >800
Elevation Range (meters above sea level): 0-199, 200-399, 400-799, 800-1199, 1200-1799
Habitat(s): Hills/Plateaus, Watercourses
Substrate(s): Sandy, Clayey, Alluvial, Rocky
Global Regions of Occurrence: West Africa, Southern Africa, East Africa, North-east Africa, West Asia
- Geographic Range: Chad to Tanzania, Saudi Arabia and Oman
Single-country Endemic: No
IUCN Redlist Category: NE (Not Evaluated)
Armament (spines, thorns, etc.): yes
Leaf Duration: Deciduous
Uses: Food/Beverages, Fuel, Timber, Forage/Fodder, Medicinal, Chemicals
Potentially invasive: Yes



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