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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Caesalpinioideae
Tribus: Acacieae
Genera: Acacia – Acaciella – Mariosousa – Parasenegalia – Pseudosenegalia – Senegalia – Vachellia


Acacieae Dumort. (1829)

Type genus: Acacia Mill. Gard. Dict. Abr. (ed. 4) vol. 1. (1754) nom. cons.

Primary references

Dumortier, B.-C. 1829. Analyse des Familles de Plantes: avec l'indication des principaux genres qui s'y rattachent. 104 pp., Tournay, J. Casterman. BHL Reference page. : 40.

Additional references

Bahieldeen, A., Mourad, M.M. & AlSafa, H.M. 2010. Molecular taxonomy of some selected taxa of subfamily Mimosoideae. Journal of American Science, 6(10): 479–491. Full text PDF Reference page.
Kyalangalilwa, B., Boatwright, J.S., Daru, B.H., Maurin, O. & Bank, M. 2013. Phylogenetic position and revised classification of Acacia s.l. (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) in Africa, including new combinations in Vachellia and Senegalia. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172(4): 500–523. DOI: 10.1111/boj.12047 Open access Reference page.
Luckow, M., Miller, J.T., Murphy, D.J. & Livshultz, T. 2003. A phylogenetic analysis of the Mimosoideae (Leguminosae) based on chloroplast DNA sequence data. Advances in Legume Systematics, part, 10, pp.197-220. Full text from ResearchGate Reference page.
Miller, J.T. Terra, V., Riggins, C., Ebinger, J.E. & Seigler, D.S. 2017. Molecular Phylogenetics of Parasenegalia and Pseudosenegalia (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae). Systematic Botany 42(3): 465-469. DOI: 10.1600/036364417X696140 Reference page.
Ragupathy, S., Seigler, D.S., Ebinger, J.E. & Maslin, B.R. 2014. New combinations in Vachellia and Senegalia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) for south and west Asia. Phytotaxa 162(3): 174-180. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.162.3.6 Paywall. ResearchGate Open access.Reference page.
Rico Arce, M.D.L. & Bachman, S. 2006. A taxonomic revision of Acaciella (Leguminosae, Mimosoideae). Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 63(2): 189-244. DOI: 10.3989/ajbm.2006.v63.i2.7 Reference page.
Seigler, D.S., Ebinger, J.E. & Miller, J.T. 2006. Mariosousa, a new segregate genus from Acacia sl (Fabaceae, Mimosoideae) from Central and North America. Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 16(3): 413-420. DOI: 10.3417/1055-3177(2006)16[413:MANSGF]2.0.CO;2 Reference page.
Seigler, D.S. & Ebinger, J.E. 2010. New combinations in Senegalia and Vachellia (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae). Phytologia 92(1): 90–93. PDF Reference page.
Seigler, D.S., Ebinger, J.E., Riggins, C.W., Terra, V. & Miller, J.T. 2017. Parasenegalia and Pseudosenegalia (Fabaceae): new genera of the Mimosoideae. Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 25(2): 180-205. DOI: 10.3417/2015050 Paywall ResearchGate Reference page.
Seigler, D.S. & Ebinger, J.E. 2018. New Combinations in Parasenegallia and Mariosousa (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae). Phytologia 100(4): 256–259. PDF Reference page.

Vernacular names
العربية: سنطاوية
Deutsch: Akazien
русский: Акациевые
Tiếng Việt: Tông Keo
中文: 金合欢族

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