Taxon: Acacia constricta Benth.

Synonym of Vachellia constricta

 
Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 812
Place of publication: A. Gray, Pl. wright. 1:66. 1852 (Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. 3, Art. 5), nom. cons.
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Mimosa arcuata M. Martens & Galeotti, nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 15-Aug-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11 (Taxon) 60:1212.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2009. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 60 (Taxon) 58:286-287.
  • Clarke, H. D., et al. 1990. Acacia constricta (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) and related species from the southwestern U. S. and Mexico Amer. J. Bot. 77(3):308.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):133.
  • Isely, D. 1969. Legumes of the United States: I. Native Acacia (Sida) 3:374.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rico-Arce, Maria de Lourdes A checklist and synopsis of American species of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae). 2007 (Amer Acacia)
  • Seigler, D. S. & J. E. Ebinger 2006. New combinations in the genus Vachellia (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) from the New World (Phytologia) 87:152.
  • Seigler, D. S. & J. E. Ebinger 2007. (1777-1779) Proposals to conserve the names Acacia macracantha against Mimosa lutea, A. constricta against M. arcuata, and A. collinsii against A. glutea (Fabaceae) (Taxon) 56:608-610.
  • University of Texas at Austin, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network database (on-line resource). (Native Pl Database)

Check other web resources for Acacia constricta Benth. :

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

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image