Acacia purpurea 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Acacia purpurea
Species Authority: Bolle
Taxonomic Notes: May be transferred to Racosperma.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Insufficiently Known (K)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:A poorly known species, collected from waterside localities on the plains on the southern side of the Zambezi.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Bibliography [top]

Lock, J.M. 1989. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. Royal Botanic Gardens, International Legume Database and Information Service, Kew.

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

Palgrave, K.C. 1988. Trees of Southern Africa. Struik Publications, Cape Town.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Acacia purpurea. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34511A9872152. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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