Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Dutch Casha Acacia tortuosa

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Acacia [genus] (5)
tortuosa [species]

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Acacia [genus] (5)
tortuosa [species]

Names

English name Dutch Casha
Papiamento name Wabi
Valid name Acacia tortuosa (L.) Willd.
Synonym Vachellia tortuosa (L.) Seigler & Ebinger
Basionym Mimosa tortuosa L.

Classification