Acacia retinodes Schltdl., Linnaea 20: 664 (1847)
Name Status. Accepted Name
Infra-generic Classification. Subgenus Acacia (syn. Phyllodineae) former section Acacia
Type Designation. T: 'Sehr verbreitet auf fruchtbarem Boden in der Nahe des Wassers im den Thalern.' [Barossa Valley, S.A., perhaps from Schlinckens Ck], H.H.Behr s.n.; holo: HAL; iso: MEL616152. Source. Fl. Australia 11A: 281 (2001).
Notes. See O'Leary (2007) for revision of A. retinodes. It is likely that most of the non-Australian introductions under the name A. retinodes do not represent this species (they are perhaps A. provincialia or A. uncifolia).
AFRICA [I]: Ethiopia, South Africa. AUSTRALIA [N]: South Australia. CENTRAL AMERICA [Nl]: Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico. EUROPE [I]: France, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Spain. INDIAN OCEAN [I]: Mauritius. INDIAN SUBCONTINENT [I]: India (Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya). MACRONESIA [I]: Azores. NORTH AMERICA [I] (California). PACIFIC OCEAN [I]: New Zealand. SOUTH AMERICA [Nl]: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru. SOUTHEAST ASIA: Indonesia [I] (Java), Vietnam [Or]. WEST ASIA [I]: Cyprus. Source: O'Leary (2007: 97). Notes: Identity of material on which non-Australian records are based needs verification (WorldWideWattle)
Abbreviations: [I - Introduced, Nl - Naturalised, Or - Ornamental, N - Native].
- WATTLE - Description, illlustration and map derived mostly from that published in Flora of Australia vols. 11A & 11B (2001). - A. retinodes is reviewed by O'Leary in J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 21: 95-109 (2007); this name now applies to what is described in WATTLE as A. retinodes var. retinodes (typical variant), however, the synonyms listed in WATTLE now apply to A. provincialis.
- AcaciaSearch - AcaciaSearch identifies, evaluates and provides detailed information for Acacia species considered prospective as new woody crop plants in the agricultural region of southern Australia. - In AcaciaSearch A. retinodes was called A. retinodes (typical variant). AcaciaSearch was published by RIRDC and is available for purchase on line.
- AcaciaSearch 1 - AcaciaSearch identifies, evaluates and provides detailed information for Acacia species considered prospective as new woody crop plants in the agricultural region of southern Australia. - The entity in AcaciaSearch called A. retinodes (Normanville variant) is considered by O'Leary (2007) as typical A retinodes.
- Biosecurity Queensland - Information on naturalized occurrence(s) - This entity is called A. retinodes var. retinodes on this site.
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