Details of record no: 80755

Acacia pilispina Pic. Serm.

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Date: Jul 1996
Recorder(s):G Renehan
Collector(s):G Renehan
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Determiner(s):G Renehan
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:
Habitat:
Location: Chingola; Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage and Chimpanzee Sanctuary, ca. 57 km NW of Chingola along Kafue River. UTM Coordinates: 557812.985, 8633679.801.
Location code(s): 150
Outing code:
Planted code: Not planted
Country: Zambia
Quarter Degree Square: 1227B3
Grid reference:
FZ Divisions (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Current administrative provinces: Cb
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Acacia tree ranging in height from 2-10 m. Bark powdery yellow, thin and easily scraped off to reveal green underneath with a red inner bark. Spines in pairs 2-3 cm in length on trunk and branches; straight spines and alternate arrangement on branches. Leaves bipinnate alternate compound. Flowers white puff ball ca. 2 cm in diameter on stem (3 cm) on upper branches. Flowering late June-July. Pods not visible. Collected 26 June 1996 along west wall of 7 acre enclosure, 30 m from river.
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Location Accuracy Code: 4

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Individual record no: 80755: Acacia pilispina.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=80755, retrieved 5 August 2020

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