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Current Determination
Acacia bellula Drake Family: Fabaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors DUPUY
Collector Team DUPUY
Collection Number M303
Collection Date 18 July 1989
Location Madagascar, Toliara, Menabe
Keywords Morondava
Coordinate 20°12'S 044°21'E (-20.2000000, 44.3500000)
Elevation 15 m
Herbaria K, MO
Description Shrub or small tree c. 2-8 m tall, with pendulous twigs giving a weeping habit; twigs grey or pale greenish brown, with paired stipular spines. Leaves in clusters at the nodes, each bipinnate with 2 pairs of pinnae; leaflets minute, fresh mid-green above and beneath; rachis somewhat flattened. Fruits solitary from the nodes, flat, pale grey, splitting into 2 valves; seeds discoid.
Locality c. 15 km NE of Morondava, small track near Bevoliengo. Sandy soil, amongst degraded dry woodland. Frequent, especially near shallow, brackish water pools.
Specimen Condition old fruit
Projects: Madagascar

Barcodes/Accession Numbers
InstitutionBarcodeAccessionObject KindObject Subkind 
MO MO-1440712 05073712 sheet


DUPUY - M303 - Madagascar

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