Acacia densispina 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Acacia densispina
Species Authority: M.Thulin
Taxonomic Notes: May be transferred to Racosperma.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Thulin, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from central Somalia.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This small tree is restricted to Acacia-Commiphora bushland in limestone areas.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Large-scale charcoal production is causing the loss and degradation of the habitat.

Citation: Thulin, M. 1998. Acacia densispina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35159A9909632. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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