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Current Determination
Acacia myrmecophila R. Vig. Family: Fabaceae Determined By: P. Phillipson 1988
Collection Information
Collectors Peter B. Phillipson
Collector Team Peter B. Phillipson
Collection Number 2386
Collection Date 18 October 1987
Location Madagascar, Toliara, Atsimo-Andrefana
Keywords Beza Mahafaly RS , MAD
Coordinate 23°38'S 044°37'E (-23.6333300, 44.6166600)
Elevation 140 m
Herbaria MO
Description Common tree to 15 m. New leaves bright- green. Stipular spines paired sometimes becoming enlaraged with galls. Flower heads rounded, perianth pale green. Filaments white, anthers yellow. Young fruits pendant, yellow-green. Flowers sweet-scented, most trees finished flowering.
Locality Beza Mahafaly Reserve, near Betioky. Along road to Mahazoarivo, disturbed forest NW of Reserve.
Specimen Condition flower, mature fruit
Footer MISSOURI BOTANICAL GARDEN HERBARIUM (MO)
Projects: Madagascar

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