Taxon: Acacia erioloba E. Mey.

Synonym of Vachellia erioloba

Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 403282
Place of publication: E. H. F. Meyer & J. F. Drège, Comm. pl. Afr. austr. 171. 1836
Name Verified on: 11-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  • Barnes, R. D. et al. 1997. Acacia erioloba: monograph and annotated bibliography Trop. Forest. Pap. Commonw. Forest. Inst. 35:1-66.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Kellerman, T. S. et al. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. 1988 (Kellerman et al.)
  • Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Ross, J. H. 1979. A conspectus of the African Acacia species Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa 44:102.
  • Timberlake, J. et al. Field guide to the acacias of Zimbabwe. 1999 (FG Acacia Zimbabwe)
  • Van Wyk, B.-E. & M. Wink Medicinal plants of the world. 2004 (Med Pl World)

Check other web resources for Acacia erioloba E. Mey. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Acacia erioloba 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.