Image of Ingoka
Creatures » » Plants » » Pea Family »

Umbrella Thorn

Vachellia tortilis (Forssk.) Galasso & Banfi

Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings   cc-by-nc

Vachellia tortilis (Umbrella Thorn) is a species of tree in the family Fabaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Pseudapis innesi, Pseudapis interstitinervis, Megachile discolor, and Cellariella somalica. Individuals can grow to 5.7 m.

show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 28 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of umbrella thorn. View this species on GBIF