Taxon: Acacia oerfota (Forssk.) Schweinf.

Synonym of Vachellia oerfota

Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 314912
Place of publication: Bull. Herb. Boissier 4(app. 2):213. 1896
Name Verified on: 22-Aug-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Aug-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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  • Thulin, M. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223. 1983 (Leg Ethiop)
  • Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the flora of Yemen. 1997 (F Yemen)
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Check other web resources for Acacia oerfota (Forssk.) Schweinf. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Acacia oerfota cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.