|Scientific Name:||Acacia ochracea|
|Species Authority:||M.Thulin & A.S.Hassan|
|Taxonomic Notes:||May be transferred to Racosperma.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3|
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||Endemic to south-west Somalia.|
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|Population:||Numerous trees were recorded in 1990 in the south-west, where the species is endemic.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It occurs in Acacia-Commiphora bushland, usually in shallow soil over limestone.|
|Major Threat(s):||Habitat destruction because of charcoal production and overgrazing is a continuing threat.|
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
Thulin, M. 1996. Annotations to: the conservation listing for trees of Somalia.
|Citation:||Thulin, M. 1998. Acacia ochracea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35162A9909862.Downloaded on 26 July 2016.|
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