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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Senegalia Raf.
      1. Senegalia taylorii (Brenan & Exell) Kyal. & Boatwr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania (Lindi).

    [FTEA]

    Leguminosae, J. B. Gillett, R. M. Polhill & B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1971

    Habit
    Scrambling shrub up to 4.5 m. high.
    Branches
    Young branchlets densely pubescent with small arcuate-ascending hairs; glands almost absent.
    Prickles
    Prickles scattered, deflexed, arising from longitudinal bands along the wholly grey or grey-brown stems.
    Leaves
    Leaves:petiole 1.7–3.9 cm. long; pinnae mostly 9–11 pairs; leaflets numerous. 17–34 pairs, narrowly oblong, 0.6–1 mm. wide; midrib subcentral at base.
    Flowers
    Flowers in heads about 7–8 mm. in diameter, irregularly paniculate.
    Stipules
    Stipules at base of peduncles small, up to 1.5 mm. wide, inconspicuous, soon caducous, not subcordate at base.
    Calyx
    Calyx greenish-cream; calyx-lobes glabrous and eglandular or almost so outside.
    Corolla
    Petals greenish-cream.
    Stamens
    Stamen-filaments creamy-white.
    Fruits
    Pods (Fig. 15/29, p. 66) stiffly papery, oblong, dehiscent, 11–15 cm. long, 1.5–2.7 cm. wide, glabrous except for scattered minute sessile brown glands.
    Seeds
    Seeds purple-brown, smooth, elliptic, flattened, 8–9 mm. long, 6–6.5 mm. wide; areole small, 4–5 mm. long, 1.5–2.5 mm. wide.
    Habitat
    Edge of dry water-course leading down to shore in coastal deciduous bushland at about sea-level
    Distribution
    known only from this gathering. T8
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Insufficiently known
    Ecology
    Africa: Zanzibar-Inhambane regional transition zone; bushland and thicket.
    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing, Shrub

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Senegalia taylorii (Brenan & Exell) Kyal. & Boatwr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 172: 510 (2013)

    Sources

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