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Vachellia  Wight & Arn.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 183624

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Poponax Raf.
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyFabaceae  – peas, legumes  
                               GenusVachellia Wight & Arn.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Vachellia anegadensis (Britton) Seigler & Ebinger – blackbrush wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia bravoensis (Isely) Seigler & Ebinger – Schaffner's wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia caven (Molina) Seigler & Ebinger – Roman-cassie, espino caván 
                                  Species Vachellia choriophylla (Benth.) Seigler & Ebinger – cinnecord 
                                  Species Vachellia collinsii (Saff.) Seigler & Ebinger – bull horn acacia 
                                  Species Vachellia constricta (Benth.) Seigler & Ebinger – whitethorn acacia 
                                  Species Vachellia cornigera (L.) Seigler & Ebinger – bullhorn wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia eburnea (L. f.) P.J.H. Hurter & Mabb.  
                                  Species Vachellia erioloba (E. Mey.) P.J.H. Hurter – camelthorn 
                                  Species Vachellia farnesiana (L.) Wight & Arn. – sweet acacia 
                                  Species Vachellia gerrardii (Benth.) P.J.H. Hurter  
                                  Species Vachellia macracantha (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Seigler & Ebinger – porknut 
                                  Species Vachellia nilotica (L.) P.J.H. Hurter & Mabb. – gum arabic tree 
                                  Species Vachellia pennatula (Schltdl. & Cham.) Seigler & Ebinger – fern-leaf acacia, tepame 
                                  Species Vachellia rigidula (Benth.) Seigler & Ebinger – blackbrush acacia 
                                  Species Vachellia schaffneri (S. Watson) Seigler & Ebinger – Schaffner's wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia schottii (Torr.) Seigler & Ebinger – Schott's wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia seyal (Delile) P.J.H. Hurter – talh 
                                  Species Vachellia sphaerocephala (Schltdl. & Cham.) Seigler & Ebinger – bee wattle 
                                  Species Vachellia tortilis (Forssk.) Galasso & Banfi – umbrella thorn 
                                  Species Vachellia tortuosa (L.) Seigler & Ebinger – poponax 
                                  Species Vachellia vernicosa (Britton & Rose) Seigler & Ebinger – viscid acacia 
                                  Species Vachellia xanthophloea (Benth.) P.J.H. Hurter – fevertree 

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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: Vachellia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Vachellia   
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