Genus: Racosperma Mart.

Synonym of: Acacia Mill.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Acacieae
Alternate family(ies): Mimosaceae
Genus number: 16224
Last updated: 20-Feb-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Maslin, B. R. et al. 2003. Overview of the generic status of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae). Austral. Syst. Bot. 16:1-18. Note: Acacia is not monophyletic, should be divided into 5 genera
  2. Maslin, B. R. 1987. Report of discussions at I.G.S.M. meeting No. 6 on the proposal to split Acacia. Bull. Groupe Int. Étude Mimosoideae 15:108-118.
  3. Pedley, L. 1986. Derivation and dispersal of Acacia (Leguminosae), with particular reference to Australia, and the recognition of Senegalia and Racosperma. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 92:219-254. Note: accepts

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 12 July 2020.