Acacia piligera A.Cunn., in W.J.Hooker, Bot. Mag. 62: sub. t. 3394 (1835)
Name Status. Accepted Name
Infra-generic Classification. Section Acacia (syn. Section Phyllodineae)
Racosperma piligerum (A.Cunn.) Pedley (2003) [Homotypic synonym]
Acacia setigera A.Cunn. ex Hook. (1837) [nom. illeg. (superfluous)]
Acacia undulifolia var. setigera Maiden (1914) [Replacement name]
Acacia undulifolia var. piligera (A.Cunn.) J.F.Macbr. (1919) [Nom. invalid.]
[Source. Fl. Australia 11A: 350 (2001) ]
AUSTRALIA [N]: New South Wales
Abbreviations: [N - Native].
Type Designation. Lectotype (designated by B.J. Conn & T. Tame, Austral. Syst. Bot. 9: 842, 1996): 'N.S. Wales. Cunningham Acacia setigera C. May 1825 [with the following added at a latter date: "piligera C. in Bot. Mag. 3394"]', 'An ornamental shrub 6-8 feet high on sandstone ridges on the Western branches of Hunter's River---flowering in April & May', May 1825, Cunningham 100 (ex herb. Hookerianum) (K, upper specimen on sheet); isolectotypes: 'Acacia setigera' '100 [in red ink]', 'C. mss. Vidi', 'Ornaml. shrub 6-8 ft high on sandstone ridges on the W. Branches of Hunter's River Apr.-May' (K---lower specimen on sheet ), BM. Source. Fl. Australia 11A: 350 (2001).
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