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the web of life in southern Africa

Genus: Adenolobus

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Fabales > Family: Fabaceae > Subfamily: Caesalpiniodeae

Two species, distribution extending from the Northern Cape to southern Angola.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Adenolobus garipensis


Adenolobus pechuelii

Native to southern Angola, northern and central Namibia, and northern Botswana. Grows in arid regions where it is grazed by game and stock.