Balanites rotundifolia

(Balanites rotundifolia)

Description

Balanites rotundifolia, known in Swahili as Mbamba ngoma is a spiny bush or small tree from eastern Africa and southern Arabia. It is a member of the caltrop family, Zygophyllaceae.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum:
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order:Zygophyllales
Family:Zygophyllaceae
Genus:Balanites
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