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Shepherd's tree (Boscia albitrunca)

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arks
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Shepherd's tree (Boscia albitrunca)

Unread post by arks » Mon Mar 18, 2013 2:49 am

Can anyone help with an ID for this tree? Seen in Mokala NP on 27 October 2012.

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Re: Tree ID help

Unread post by forestgump » Sun Mar 24, 2013 8:10 am

@ Arks , looks like a Shepherds-tree, Boscia albitrunca :hmz:
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Re: Tree ID help

Unread post by arks » Sun Mar 24, 2013 2:18 pm

Many thanks, FG :thumbs_up:
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