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Cassia abbreviata

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 > Genus: Cassia

Cassia abbreviata

A Sjambok pod (Cassia abbreviata) in flower in winter with old seed pods hanging, Kruger National Park, Mpumalanga, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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Cassia abbreviata, Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique. [photo Bart Wursten , Flora of Mozambique]

Cassia abbreviata in flower in winter in recently burnt veld in the Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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A Crested barbet (Trachyphonus vaillantii) feeding on the seeds in the long, hanging seed pods of Cassia abbreviata, in the Kruger National Park, Limpopo, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

A Southern yellow-billed Hornbill (Tockus leucomelas) feeding on the seeds in the long, hanging seed pods of Cassia abbreviata in the Kruger National Park, Mpumalanga, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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A male Green Wood-Hoopoe (Phoeniculus purpureus) extracting seeds from the long, hanging seed pods of Cassia abbreviata, in the Kruger National Park, Mpumalanga, South Africa. [photos Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Cassia abbreviata

A Southern yellow-billed hornbill (Tockus leucomelas) feeding on the seeds in the long, hanging seed pods of Cassia abbreviata, in the Kruger National Park, Limpopo, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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