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Taxon: Acacia melanoxylon R. Br.

Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Mimosoideae tribe: Acacieae. Also placed in: Mimosaceae
Nomen number: 926
Place of publication: W. T. Aiton, Hortus kew. ed. 2, 5:462. 1813
Comment: the description in Hortus kewensis is attributed to "Brown mss." so he is the author of the name fide Melbourne ICN Art. 46 Ex. 23
Name verified on: 05-May-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Austr. Capital Terr., New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia [s.e.], Tasmania, Victoria

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania
    South Tropical Africa: Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: Lesotho; South Africa; Swaziland
    Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius; Reunion
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Caucasus: Georgia
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Moldova
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    Mexico
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Uruguay

      Cultivated:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia [s.]
    East Tropical Africa: Tanzania
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Rwanda
    South Tropical Africa: Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: South Africa
    Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar; Mauritius
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil

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Check other web resources for Acacia melanoxylon R. Br.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Acacia melanoxylon cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images or nodulation data:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?926 (02 September 2014)

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