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Taxon: Vachellia karroo (Hayne) Banfi & Galasso

 
Genus: Vachellia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 465190
Place of publication: Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Mus. Civico Storia Nat. Milano 149:149. 2008
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Aug-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 11 (10 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental:
  • Fuels:
  • Materials: gum/resin; tannin/dyestuff
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola (s.), Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Eswatini, Namibia, South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North-West]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa


References:

  1. Kyalangalilwa, B. & J. S. Boatwright 2013. Phylogenetic position and revised classification of Acacia s.l. (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) in Africa, including new combinations in Vachellia and Senegalia Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 172:513.
  2. van Wyck, B. E. 2012. Review of Fabaceae Southern Africa data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)

Check other web resources for Vachellia karroo (Hayne) Banfi & Galasso :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?465190. Accessed 22 May 2019.