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Taxon: Acacia decurrens Willd.

 
Genus: Acacia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Acacieae
Nomen number: 822
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(2):1072. 1806
Link to protologue:
Comment: for authorship see comment in Flora of Southern Africa 16(1):108-109. 1975
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 13 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; shade/shelter (in tea and quinine plantations fide Mansf Ency)
  • Fuels:
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (e.), Victoria (e.)]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Jawa] Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Haiti


References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand.
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Burbidge, N. T. & M. Gray. 1970. Flora of the Australian Capital Territory. Note: lists as Acacia decurrens (J. C. Wendl.) Willd.
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flora of southern Africa.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Acacia+decurrens&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  7. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  8. Graham, E. H. 1941. Legumes for erosion control and wildlife. USDA Misc. Publ. 412.
  9. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  10. Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12
  11. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  12. International Legume Database & Information Service. International Legume Database and Information Service (on-line resource).
  13. Isely, D. 1998. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii)
  14. Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. 1986. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. Note: lists as Acacia decurrens (J. C. Wendl.) Willd.
  15. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane. 2003. Legumes of South Asia: a checklist.
  16. Liogier, H. A. 1981-. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-.
  17. Maslin, B. R. & L. Pedley. 1982. The distribution of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) in Australia. Part 1. Species distribution maps. Res. Notes W. Austral. Herb. 6:35.
  18. Pedley, L. 1980. A revision of Acacia Mill. in Queensland (concluded). Austrobaileya 1:303.
  19. Pedley, L. 1987. Racosperma Martius (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) in New Zealand: a checklist. Austrobaileya 2:358. Note: = Racosperma decurrens (Willd.) Pedley
  20. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  21. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  22. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  23. Rico-Arce, Maria de Lourdes. 2007. A checklist and synopsis of American species of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) Note: Comision Nacional para el conocimiento y uso de la biodiversidad. Tlalpan, Mexico.
  24. Timberlake, J. et al. 1999. Field guide to the acacias of Zimbabwe.
  25. Willis, J. H. 1970-1972. A handbook to plants in Victoria. Note: lists as Acacia decurrens (J. C. Wendl.) Willd.
  26. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Acacia decurrens Willd. :

  • 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 of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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 decurrens 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=822. Accessed 22 November 2019.