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Common name

English: Zachun-Oil Tree

German: Wüstendattel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2594)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2493)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2107)

      Order: Sapindales (67)

        Family: Balanitaceae (1)(family description)

          Genus: Balanites (1)

            Epithet: aegyptica (L.) Del. (1)

aegyptica => of Egyptian origin

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

Check for Balanites aegyptica at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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