Taxon profile


Sydney Golden Wattle
Acacia longifolia (Andrews) Willd.

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

Scientific synonyms

Mimosa longifolia Andrews
Racosperma longifolium (Andrews) Pedley
Phyllodoce longifolia (Andrews) Link
Acacia latifolia hort.
Mimosa macrostachya Poir.

Other names

= Golden Rods
= Sallow Wattle


Acacia longifolia - Sydney Golden Wattle

Author: Petr Kocna

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite (larval stage only): Trichilogaster acaciaelongifoliae (Froggatt, 1892)

consumer: Pachydissus sericus Newman, 1838, Rhytiphora albocincta (Guérin-Méneville, 1831), Rhytiphora neglecta (Pascoe, 1863)

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Acacia longifolia subsp. sophorae (Labill.) Court - Acacia

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Acacia_longifolia_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Acacia longifolia (Andr.) Willd.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Acacia longifolia]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009

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