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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Senegalia Raf.
      1. Senegalia pennata (L.) Maslin

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Seychelles (Silhouette), Indian Subcontinent to Myanmar.

    [FWTA]

    Mimosaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A prickly climbing shrub
    Flowers
    Flowers in numerous small white balls turning yellowish
    Fruits
    Fruits brown
    Ecology
    Common in the forest regions, but much less common in savannah.
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Shrub/Tree

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Seychelles, Sri Lanka

    Introduced into:

    Benin, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Queensland, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Thailand, Togo

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Senegalia pennata (L.) Maslin appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich [5253], India Acacia pennata K000791178
    Elmer, A.D.E. [9340], Philippines Acacia pennata K000295858
    Elmer, A.D.E. [7476], Philippines Acacia pennata K000295859
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5254], Myanmar Acacia pennata K001120296
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5254] Acacia pennata K001120297
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5254] Acacia pennata K001120298
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5254] Acacia pennata K001120299
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5254] Acacia pennata K001120294
    Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 5254], Bangladesh Acacia pennata K001120295
    s.coll. [s.n.], India Acacia pennata K000791177
    s.coll. [5253], India Acacia pennata K000791179
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5254], India Acacia pennata K001120292
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5254] Acacia pennata K001120293

    Bibliography

    First published in Nuytsia 22: 466 (2012)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
    • Berhaut, J. (1975). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 4: 1-625. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0