1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Acacia Mill.
      1. Acacia rigens A.Cunn. ex G.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central & S. Australia.

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Nealia, Nealie, Needle Wattle, Needle-bush Wattle, Nilyah

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia

    Acacia rigens A.Cunn. ex G.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 27, 1988 Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia K000791519
    Jan 27, 1988 Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia K000791520
    Jan 27, 1988 Murray [s.n.], Australia K000791521 isolectotype
    Jan 27, 1988 Cunningham, A. [400], New South Wales K000791513
    Jan 27, 1988 Cunningham, A. [400], New South Wales K000791514 syntype
    Jan 27, 1988 Cunningham, A. [400], New South Wales K000791516 syntype
    Jan 27, 1988 Cunningham, A. [400], New South Wales K000791515 syntype
    Jan 27, 1988 Cunningham, A. [400], New South Wales K000791517 syntype
    Jan 27, 1988 s.coll. [s.n.], Australia K000791510 syntype
    Jan 27, 1988 s.coll. [s.n.], Australia K000791512
    Jan 27, 1988 s.coll. [s.n.], Australia K000791518 isolectotype
    s.coll. [s.n.], Australia K000791511

    First published in Gen. Hist. 2: 403 (1832)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Orchard, AE & Wilson, AJG, Eds. (2001). Flora of Australia, Vol. 11B. Mimosaceae, Acacia part 2.
    • Harden, G. J. (Ed.) (1991). Flora of New South Wales, Vol 2. Kensington: New South Wales
    • Jessop, J. & Toelken, H. R. (Eds.) (1986). Flora of South Australia, Part 2.
    • Elliot, W. R. & Jones, D. L. (1980). Encyclopaedia of Australian Plants, Vols. 1-5. (1980-1990)

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    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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