Taxon profile


Acacia Negra
Gleditsia triacanthos L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Gleditschia triacanthos L.
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis

Other names

= Algarroba Turca
= Common Honey Locust
= Honey Locust
= Honey-chuck
= Honeylocust
= Sunburst
= Sweet Locust
= Thornless Honey Locust



outer bark


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Stenopterus flavicornis Küster, 1846, Chlorophorus sartor (O.F. Müller, 1766), Callosobruchus maculatus (Fabricius, 1775) - Cowpea Weevils, Penichroa fasciata (Stephens, 1831)

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

cultivar Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst' D.B.Cole 1954 - Honey Locust

Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst' - Honey Locust

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Gleditsia triacanthos L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Gleditschia triacanthos L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Gleditsia triacanthos L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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