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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2558)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2456)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2078)

      Order: Fabales (235)

        Family: Fabaceae (235) (family description)

          Genus: Acacia (11)

           Epithet: seyal Del. (2)

Synonym: Acacia stenocarpa A.Rich.

seyal => by Del., probably from arab. sayyal – flowing, referring to a habitat close to wadis

stenocarpa => narrow, linear fruit

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Acacia seyal at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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