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Acacia  Mill.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 26417

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acaciopsis Britton & Rose
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderFabales   
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusAcacia Mill.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia acinacea Lindl. – gold-dust acacia, gold-dust wattle 
                                  Species Acacia aciphylla Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia aculeatissima J.F. Macbr.  
                                  Species Acacia acuminata Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia adunca A. Cunn. ex G. Don – Wallangarra wattle 
                                  Species Acacia alata R. Br. – winged wattle 
                                  Species Acacia ampliceps Maslin – acacia 
                                  Species Acacia aneura F. Muell. ex Benth. – mulga 
                                  Species Acacia angustissima (Mill.) Kuntze – whiteball acacia, prairie acacia 
                                  Species Acacia arenaria Schinz  
                                  Species Acacia auriculiformis A. Cunn. ex Benth. – earleaf acacia, auri, blackwattle, Darwin black wattle, Papuan wattle, tuhkehn pweimau 
                                  Species Acacia baileyana F. Muell. – Cootamundra wattle, Bailey's acacia 
                                  Species Acacia beckleri Tindale – Barrier Range wattle 
                                  Species Acacia binervata DC. – two-vein-hickory 
                                  Species Acacia boormanii Maiden – Snowy River wattle 
                                  Species Acacia brachybotrya Benth. – gray mulga 
                                  Species Acacia buxifolia A. Cunn.  
                                  Species Acacia caesiella Maiden & Blakely  
                                  Species Acacia calamifolia Sweet ex Lindl. – broom wattle, wallowa 
                                  Species Acacia cambagei R.T. Baker – gidgee, gidgee wattle 
                                  Species Acacia cardiophylla A. Cunn. ex Benth. – wyalong wattle 
                                  Species Acacia catechu (L. f.) Willd. – black cutch 
                                  Species Acacia chinchillensis Tindale – Chinchilla wattle 
                                  Species Acacia cibaria F. Muell. – turpentine mulga, umbrella mulga 
                                  Species Acacia cognata Domin – bower wattle 
                                  Species Acacia colletioides A. Cunn. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia confusa Merr. – small Philippine acacia, Formosa acacia, Formosan koa, ianangi, pilampwoia, shoshigi, sosigi 
                                  Species Acacia conspersa F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia continua Benth. – thorn wattle 
                                  Species Acacia craspedocarpa F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia cultriformis A. Cunn. ex G. Don – knife acacia 
                                  Species Acacia cupularis Domin  
                                  Species Acacia cyclops A. Cunn. ex G. Don – coastal wattle, red eye, cyclops acacia 
                                  Species Acacia davyi N.E. Br.  
                                  Species Acacia dealbata Link – silver wattle, mimosa 
                                  Species Acacia decora Rchb. – graceful wattle 
                                  Species Acacia decurrens Willd. – green wattle, black wattle 
                                  Species Acacia dietrichiana F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia difformis R.T. Baker – drooping wattle 
                                  Species Acacia doratoxylon A. Cunn. – spearwood 
                                  Species Acacia drummondii Lindl. – Drummond's wattle 
                                  Species Acacia dunnii Turrill  
                                  Species Acacia elata A. Cunn. ex Benth. – cedar wattle 
                                  Species Acacia erubescens Welw. ex Oliv.  
                                  Species Acacia estrophiolata F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia extensa Lindl.  
                                  Species Acacia fimbriata A. Cunn. ex G. Don – fringed wattle 
                                  Species Acacia floribunda (Vent.) Willd.  
                                  Species Acacia galpinii Burtt Davy  
                                  Species Acacia genistifolia Link – early wattle, spreading wattle 
                                  Species Acacia gladiiformis A. Cunn. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia glandulicarpa Reader  
                                  Species Acacia glauca (L.) Moench – acacia, redwood, wild dividivi 
                                  Species Acacia goetzei Harms  
                                  Species Acacia gracilifolia Maiden & Blakely – graceful wattle 
                                  Species Acacia hakeoides A. Cunn. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia hebeclada DC.  
                                  Species Acacia hemiteles Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia holosericea A. Cunn. ex G. Don – candelabra wattle 
                                  Species Acacia horrida (L.) Willd.  
                                  Species Acacia howittii F. Muell. – sticky wattle 
                                  Species Acacia imbricata F. Muell. – imbricate wattle 
                                  Species Acacia implexa Benth. – screw-pod wattle 
                                  Species Acacia irrorata Sieber ex Spreng. – green wattle 
                                  Species Acacia iteaphylla F. Muell. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia ixiophylla Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia jibberdingensis Maiden & Blakely  
                                  Species Acacia jonesii F. Muell. & Maiden  
                                  Species Acacia karroo Hayne – karroothorn 
                                  Species Acacia koa A. Gray – koa 
                                  Species Acacia koaia Hillebr. – koaoha, Koai'e 
                                  Species Acacia lanuginophylla R.S. Cowan & Maslin  
                                  Species Acacia lasiocalyx C.R.P. Andrews  
                                  Species Acacia latifolia Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia leiophylla Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia ligulata A. Cunn. ex Benth. – acacia 
                                  Species Acacia lineata A. Cunn. ex G. Don  
                                  Species Acacia longifolia (Andrews) Willd. – Sydney golden wattle, western yarrow 
                                  Species Acacia longissima H.L. Wendl.  
                                  Species Acacia maidenii F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia mangium Willd.  
                                  Species Acacia mearnsii De Wild. – black wattle 
                                  Species Acacia melanoxylon R. Br. – blackwood, Australian blackwood, blackwood acacia 
                                  Species Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia merrallii F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia microbotrya Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia microcarpa F. Muell. – manna wattle 
                                  Species Acacia mucronata Willd. ex H.L. Wendl. – narrow-leaf wattle 
                                  Species Acacia multispicata Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia myrtifolia (Sm.) Willd.  
                                  Species Acacia neriifolia A. Cunn. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia nigrescens Oliv. – knobthorn 
                                  Species Acacia notabilis F. Muell. – notable wattle, stiff golden wattle 
                                  Species Acacia omalophylla A. Cunn. ex Benth. – yarran 
                                  Species Acacia oswaldii F. Muell. – umbrella acacia, umbrella-bush 
                                  Species Acacia oxycedrus Sieber ex DC.  
                                  Species Acacia pachyceras Sw.  
                                  Species Acacia papyrocarpa Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia paradoxa DC. – paradox acacia, kangaroo-thorn, acacia-hedge, prickly acacia, kangaroothorn, kangaroo thorn 
                                  Species Acacia parramattensis Tindale – South Wales wattle 
                                  Species Acacia parvipinnula Tindale – silver-stem wattle 
                                  Species Acacia pendula A. Cunn. ex G. Don – myall acacia, weeping myall 
                                  Species Acacia penninervis Sieber ex DC. – blackwood, mountain-hickory 
                                  Species Acacia pentagona (Schumach. & Thonn.) Hook. f.  
                                  Species Acacia podalyriifolia A. Cunn. ex G. Don – pearl wattle 
                                  Species Acacia polyacantha Willd. – catechu tree 
                                  Species Acacia pravissima F. Muell. ex Benth. – wedge-leaf wattle 
                                  Species Acacia prominens A. Cunn. ex G. Don – goldenrain wattle, Gosford wattle, gray sally 
                                  Species Acacia pruinosa A. Cunn. ex Benth. – frosty wattle 
                                  Species Acacia pulchella R. Br.  
                                  Species Acacia pycnantha Benth. – golden wattle 
                                  Species Acacia pyrifolia DC.  
                                  Species Acacia quornensis J.M. Black – quorn wattle 
                                  Species Acacia ramulosa W. Fitzg.  
                                  Species Acacia redolens Maslin – bank catclaw 
                                  Species Acacia rehmanniana Schinz – acacia 
                                  Species Acacia retinodes Schltdl. – water wattle, everblooming acacia 
                                  Species Acacia richii A. Gray – Tasmanian wattle 
                                  Species Acacia rigens A. Cunn. ex G. Don – nealie, needle-bush wattle, wallaby acacia 
                                  Species Acacia rivalis J.M. Black – creek wattle, silver wattle 
                                  Species Acacia robusta Burch.  
                                  Species Acacia rossei F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia rubida A. Cunn. – red-leaf wattle, red-stem acacia, red-stem wattle 
                                  Species Acacia rupicola F. Muell. ex Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia saliciformis Tindale  
                                  Species Acacia salicina Lindl. – cooba, willow acacia 
                                  Species Acacia saligna (Labill.) H.L. Wendl. – orange wattle 
                                  Species Acacia schweinfurthii Brenan & Exell  
                                  Species Acacia sclerosperma F. Muell. – acacia 
                                  Species Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. – gum arabic 
                                  Species Acacia sieberiana DC.  
                                  Species Acacia silvestris Tindale – red wattle 
                                  Species Acacia spectabilis A. Cunn. ex Benth. – glory wattle, mudgee wattle 
                                  Species Acacia stenophylla A. Cunn. ex Benth. – Dalby myall, river myall, river cooba 
                                  Species Acacia stowardii Maiden – bastard mulga 
                                  Species Acacia stricta (Andrews) Willd.  
                                  Species Acacia suaveolens (Sm.) Willd. – sweet acacia, sweet wattle 
                                  Species Acacia sublanata Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia subulata Bonpl. – awl-leaf wattle 
                                  Species Acacia swazica Burtt Davy  
                                  Species Acacia terminalis (Salisb.) J.F. Macbr. – cedar wattle 
                                  Species Acacia tetragonophylla F. Muell. – dead finish 
                                  Species Acacia trineura F. Muell.  
                                  Species Acacia ulicifolia (Salisb.) Court – juniper wattle 
                                  Species Acacia uncinata Lindl.  
                                  Species Acacia undulifolia A. Cunn. ex G. Don  
                                  Species Acacia urophylla Benth. ex Lindl.  
                                  Species Acacia verniciflua A. Cunn.  
                                  Species Acacia verticillata (L'Hér.) Willd. – prickly Moses 
                                  Species Acacia victoriae Benth. – bramble acacia, bramble wattle, acacia 
                                  Species Acacia viscidula Benth.  
                                  Species Acacia wattsiana F. Muell. ex Benth.  
       

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  Source: Fabaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Acacia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Acacia   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Acacia   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
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