Vachellia tortuosa

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Vachellia tortuosa (L.)Seigler & Ebinger
Common Name:POPONAX
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Status:Native, Endangered-State
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Classification

FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Vachellia
Species Vachellia tortuosa (L.)Seigler & Ebinger - POPONAX

Citation

Citation VACHELLIA TORTUOSA (Linnaeus) Seigler & Ebinger, Phytologia 87: 160. 2006.
Basionym: Mimosa tortuosa Linnaeus 1759.
Type: JAMAICA: Without data, Browne s.n. (lectotype: LINN 1228.27). Lectotypified by R. A. Howard, Fl. Less. Antill., Dicot. 1: 344. 1988.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Collier USF  
Hillsborough USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acacia tortuosa Acacia tortuosa (Linnaeus) Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 4: 1083. 1806.BASIONYM: Mimosa tortuosa Linnaeus 1759. 
Mimosa tortuosa Mimosa tortuosa Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 10. 1312. 1759. TYPE: JAMAICA: Without data, Browne s.n. (lectotype: LINN 1228.27). Lectotypified by Howard, Fl. Less. Antill., Dicot. 1: 344. 1988.
Poponax tortuosa Poponax tortuosa (Linnaeus) Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 118. 1838.BASIONYM: Mimosa tortuosa Linnaeus 1759. 
Acacia leucacantha Acacia leucacantha Bertero ex Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 3: 144. 1826. TYPE: JAMAICA: Without data, Bertero s.n. (lectotype: MO). Lectotypified by Ebinger et al., Syst. Bot. 25: 615. 2000.
Acacia seifriziana Acacia seifriziana León, Contr. Ocas. Mus. Hist. Nat. Colegio "De La Salle" 9: 8. 1950. TYPE: CUBA: Cerca de Maisí, 1938, León 18351 (holotype: HAC).
Acacia virescens Acacia virescens de Candolle, Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp. 74. 1813.  
Vachellia lutea Vachellia lutea (Miller) Spegazzini, Bol. Acad. Nac. Ci. 26: 301. 1923.BASIONYM: Mimosa lutea Miller 1768.