Taxon: Acacia cyclops A. Cunn. ex G. Don

 
Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 817
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 2:404. 1832, nom. cons.
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) A. eglandulosa DC., nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 09-Nov-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (of sand dunes fide Firewood Cr)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood (fide Firewood Cr)
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec; Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - South Australia, - Western Australia

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    • Southern Africa: Namibia; South Africa
  • Europe

    • Southwestern Europe: Portugal
  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

  • Cultivated:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Morocco; Tunisia
    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Cyprus

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) 58:288.
  • Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. 1963- (F SAfr)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Green, J. W. Census of the vascular plants of Western Australia. 1985 (L WAust)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Isely, D. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii). 1998 (Leg US)
  • Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. 1986 (F SAust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Marchant, N. G. et al. Flora of the Perth Region. 1987 (F Perth)
  • Maslin, B. R. & L. Pedley 1982. The distribution of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) in Australia. Part 1. Species distribution maps Res. Notes W. Austral. Herb. 6:34.
  • Maslin, B. R. & P. G. Wilson 2007. (1787) Proposal to conserve the name Acacia cyclops against A. eglandulosa (Leguminosae) (Taxon) 56:961-962.
  • National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  • Pedley, L. 1978. A revision of Acacia Mill. in Queensland (Austrobaileya) 1:100.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Simmons, M. 1988. Acacias of Australia 2:198.
  • Thulin, M. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223. 1983 (Leg Ethiop)
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)

Check other web resources for Acacia cyclops A. Cunn. ex G. Don :

  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Acacia cyclops 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