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Definition of the noun Acacia eburnea
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Acacia eburnea is a species of Vachellia.
- synonym: species Acacia eburnea
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Magnoliopsida
- order: Fabales
- family: Fabaceae
- genus: Vachellia
- species: Vachellia eburnea
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
kiunga, muuga in Kenya: adugo, dugna, dunga, eluai, eluaai, eyelel, flai, fulaay , iluaa, iunga, kiunga, luai, luoi, mbalibali, mugambu, mugunga, muguruit, mukuruit, muruai, oduga, sitowonyon, stoghon, stoghoonei Acacia eburnea (L.f.) Willd.
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Acacia eburnea (ivory-thorn ed Acacia). Spines stipulary, connate, divaricating, round and shaped. Leaves bipinnate. Leaflets two-paired. Proper of many. Spikes globular, pedunc/ed, axilla nj, several. This is a small tree, remarkable for its ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
Acacia eburnea, Willi., is attacked largely in the Poona district by a species of iridium which Dr. Barclay has named A. esculentum to indicate its edibility, a rare property in this group of fungi, the only other one known to be eaten being A. Urtica ...
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Acacia eburnea Willd.
Distribution: Common in hilly areas of dry deciduous forests. Limited to Peninsular India.Photographed at Eastrenghats of Nellore district.
Description: 2.5-3.5mts tall small tree with large ivory -white thorns. Leaves 2-3cm long, 4pairs of pinnae,leaf lets 7-8pairs , leaflets 2x1mm,elliptic or obovate, obtuse. Flowers heads on axillary peduncles, peduncles bracteate below the middle,0.6-1cm across, flowers hermaphrodite, with redpurple corolla and yellow stamens,Calyx companulate, petals united, stamens numerous, free, anthers small, ovary sessie, 5-9ovuled. Pod very thin, flat curved in a hook, 5-7 seeded.
This species is not recorded in Flora of Nellore district by B.Suryanarayana and A.S.rao.
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