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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent, Indo-China, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Islands.

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International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Tree Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
Vernacular
Distiller's Acacia, Katu Andara, Maha Andara, Nimbar, Reru, Safed Kikar, Velvalayam, Velvel, White Babul

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[ILDIS]
Use
Chemical products, Domestic, Fibre, Food and Drink, Forage, Medicine, Wood

Native to:

Bangladesh, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Myanmar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Mauritius, Tanzania, Trinidad-Tobago

Vachellia leucophloea (Roxb.) Maslin, Seigler & Ebinger appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Walker [s.n.], India Acacia leucophloea K000791159
s.coll. [5261], India Acacia leucophloea K000791158
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120308
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120309
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261], India Acacia leucophloea K001120310
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120311
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120312
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120313
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5261] Acacia leucophloea K001120314

First published in Blumea 58: 42 (2013)

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Polhill, R.M. (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 80: 1-235. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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