Taxon profile


Sweet Acacia
Vachellia farnesiana (L.) Wight & Arn.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fabales »  family Fabaceae - Legumes »  genus Vachellia

Scientific synonyms

Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd.
Acacia lenticellata F. Muell.
Acacia minuta (M.E. Jones) Beauchamp
Acacia minuta subsp. densiflora (Alexander ex Small) Beauchamp
Acacia penduculata Willd.
Acacia smallii Isely
Farnesia odora Gasp.
Mimosa farnesiana L. o
Pithecellobium minutum M.E. Jones
Popanax farnesiana (L.) Raf.

Other names

= Mimosa Bush
= Prickly Mimosa
= Prickly Mimosa
= Prickly Mimosa Bush
= Prickly Moses
= Scented Wattle
= Sweet Wattle


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Curtomerus flavus (Fabricius, 1775), Oncideres guttulata Thomson, 1868, Urgleptes guadeloupensis (Fleutiaux & Sallé, 1889), Elytroleptus divisus (LeConte, 1884), Heterachthes ebenus Newman, 1840, ...

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