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Current Determination
Acacia rovumae Oliv. Family: Fabaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors DUPUY
Collector Team DUPUY
Collection Number M68
Collection Date 15 January 1989
Location Madagascar, Toliara, Atsimo-Andrefana
Keywords Betioky
Coordinate 23°43'S 044°38'E (-23.7166667, 44.6333333)
Elevation 220 m
Herbaria K, MO
Description Tree to c. 18 m tall. Bark slash red, with scattered spines on the trunk. Leaves blue-green, paler beneath, mostly with 4/5 pairs of pinnae. Spines brown, dark-tipped. Pods reddish brown, almost ripe, ripening dark brown, flat. Trunk with smooth bark and scattered thick woody spines.
Locality E of Betioky, Valley of the Hazoara River, 6 km south of Beza Mahafaly Reserve (feeding into the Sakamena River). In tall Tamarindus dominated forest in river valley, on sandstone. Frequent.
Specimen Condition old fruit
Projects: Madagascar

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MO MO-1440700 5553439 sheet

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