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''Acacia tortilis'', attributed by APG III to the Vachellia genus, is the Umbrella thorn acacia, also known as ''Umbrella thorn'' and ''Israeli babool'', a medium to large canopied tree native primarily to the savanna and Sahel of Africa , but also occurring in the Middle East.

Similar species: Fabales
Species identified by aloaaron
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Uploaded Apr 30, 2015. Captured Mar 20, 2015 23:23 in Mara, Tanzania.
  • PENTAX K-50
  • f/7.1
  • 1/40s
  • ISO100
  • 18mm