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Notes on African Acacia species

J. H. Ross
Bothalia | Vol 11, No 4 | a1483 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v11i4.1483 | © 1975 J. H. Ross | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 13 November 1975 | Published: 13 November 1975

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J. H. Ross,, South Africa

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Information concerning miscellaneous African  Acacia species is presented.  A. dekindtiana A. Chev and A. hirtella E. Mey. var.  inermis Walp. are relegated to synonymy under A. karroo Hayne, the misapplication of  the name  A. giraffae Willd. is discussed, reasons for rejecting the names  Mimosa reticulata L. and  Mimosa capensis Burm. f. are elaborated, and the identity of Mimosa senegalensis Forsk. is disclosed.


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