1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Acacia Mill.
      1. Acacia paradoxa DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Queensland to SE. Australia.

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Cultivated
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Hedge Wattle, Kangaroo Acacia, Kangaroo Thorn, Prickly Wattle

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria

    Introduced into:

    California, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, India, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Northern Provinces, Palestine, Tasmania, Western Australia, Zaïre

    Acacia paradoxa DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791634
    Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791636
    Lindley [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791632 holotype
    Lindley [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791638 isotype
    Graham [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791641
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791633 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791635
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791639
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791637 isotype
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791640
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia Acacia armata K000791642
    s.coll. [s.n.] Acacia armata K000759531

    First published in Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp.: 74 (1813)

    Accepted by

    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • de Lourdes Rico-Acre, M. (2007). A checklist and synopsis of American species of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae): 1-207. CONABIO, México D.F.
    • Danin, A. (2004). Distribution Atlas of Plants in the Flora Palaestina area: 1-517. The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • de Lourdes Rico-Acre, M. (2007). A checklist and synopsis of American species of Acacia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae): 1-207. CONABIO, México D.F.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Webb, C.J., Sykes, W.R. & Garnock-Jones, P.J. (1988). Flora of New Zealand 4: 1-1365. Botany division, D.S.I.R., Christchurch.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Orchard, AE & Wilson, AJG, Eds. (2001). Flora of Australia, Vol. 11A. Mimosaceae, Acacia part 1
    • Harden, G. J. (Ed.) (1991). Flora of New South Wales, Vol 2. Kensington: New South Wales
    • Polhill, R, M. (1990). Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
    • Webb, C. J. et al. (1988). Flora of New Zealand Vol IV
    • Sheppard, J. (1985). New Zealand Acacia/Albizia survey. Publ. No. 9 Soil Cons. Centre
    • Elliot, W. R. & Jones, D. L. (1980). Encyclopaedia of Australian Plants, Vols. 1-5. (1980-1990)
    • Bailey, L. H. & Bailey, E. Z. (1976). Hortus Third. New York: Macmillan
    • Ross, J. H. (1975). Mimosoideae. In: Flora Southern Africa Vol. 16, pt. 1. Ross, J. H

    Sources

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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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