Name source
Australian Plant Census
Rank
species
Data links
LSID JSON / WMS /RDF

Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:apni.taxon:298250

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

For a JSON view of this data, click here

WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Acacia mearnsii
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

To download an RDF/XML document for the concepts and names click here
A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

Further details

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Terrestrial Habitats

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  • representative image of taxa
    Source: Images of Flora and Fauna of 290 Leppitt Rd, Upper Beaconsfield

Description

A fast growing, large shrub or small tree typically 6-10 m tall but at times reaching 20 m. The branchlets are hairy and slightly ribbed. The fern-like, bipinnate, dark green foliage is made up of 8-20 pairs of pinnae each with 15-70 pairs of leaflets. Numerous glands occur between the pinnae on the upper surface of the leaf stalk. ... source: Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank

A small to medium-sized evergreen tree, 6 source: Prosea

Erect shrub or tree mostly 3–10 m high, sometimes taller; bark smooth to fissured, brown or greenish to blackish; branchlets angled to ± terete with ridges, hairy. source: Plant NET Flora Online

Online resources

Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank
Description, Distribution, Ecology, Threats
Australian Plant Image Index
Images, Occurrence record
BowerBird
Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Images, Occurrence record
Flickr EOL
Images, Occurrence record
Flora of Westgate Park - Photos from Lyn Allison
Images, Occurrence record
FloraBase - the Western Australian Flora
Reference, Scientific Description Author, Name Status
Global Invasive Species Database
Habitat, Images, Occurrence record, Synonym
Images of Flora and Fauna of 290 Leppitt Rd, Upper Beaconsfield
Images, Occurrence record
NatureShare
Images, Occurrence record
Plant NET Flora Online
Description, Distribution, Flowering Season, Synonym, Distribution Map
Plants of the NSW South Coast & ACT - Don and Betty Wood
Images, Occurrence record
Prosea
Description, Distribution, Ecology, Images, Occurrence record
Richard Hartland
Images, Occurrence record
Wikipedia
Habitat, Reference, Images, Occurrence record

Species Lists

Testing – Mr. Stewart’s listing of familiar native vascular plant taxa
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Acacia
Order: Fabales
Taxon Rank: species
Woody shrubs_HV
Shrubs of the CH
Acacia
Indigenous plants of the geelong region
Black Wattles

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Acacia mearnsii

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Acacia mearnsi orth orth. var. De Wild.
Published in: Wildeman, E.A.J. De 1925, Plantae Bequaertianae 3
Racosperma mearnsii (De Wild.) Pedley (De Wild.) Pedley
Published in: Pedley, L. 1986, Derivation and dispersal of Acacia (Leguminosae), with particular reference to Australia, and the recognition of Senegalia and Racosperma. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 92 219-254
Acacia decurrens mollis Lindl.
Published in: Brenan, J.P.M. & Melville, R. 1960, The Latin name of the Black Wattle. Kew Bulletin 14(1) 37-41
Acacia decurrens mollis Lindl.
Published in: Black, J.M. 1924, Casuarinaceae - Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia 2 155-358
Acacia decurrens mollis Lindl.
Published in: Lindley, J. 1819, The Botanical Register 5
Acacia decurrens mollis Lindl.
Published in: Bailey, F.M. 1913, Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Bentham, G. 1842, Notes on Mimoseae, with a synopsis of species. London Journal of Botany 1 318-392
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Black, J.M. 1924, Casuarinaceae - Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia 2 155-358
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Mueller, F.J.H. von 1853, First General Report of the Government Botanist on the Vegetation of the Colony. Victoria - Parliamentary Papers- Votes and Proceedings of the Legislative Assembly 1-22
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Ewart, A.J. 1925, Handbook of Forest Trees for Victorian Foresters
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Mueller, F.J.H. von 1889, Systematic Census of Australian Plants Suppl. 4
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Willdenow, C.L. 1809, Enumeratio Plantarum Horti Regii Botanici Berolinensis 1 1-592
Acacia mollissima Hort. ex Willd.
Published in: Curtis, W.M. 1956, The Student's Flora of Tasmania 1
Racosperma mearnsii (De Wild.) Pedley
Published in: Pedley, L. 2003, A synopsis of Racosperma C.Mart. (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae). Austrobaileya 6(3) 445-496

Common Names

Common name Source
Black Wattle
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Green Wattle
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Late Black Wattle
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Australian Acacia
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Working classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Charophyta
class
Equisetopsida
subclass
Magnoliidae
order
Fabales
family
Fabaceae
genus
Acacia
species
Acacia mearnsii  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Charts showing breakdown of occurrence records

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Record maps from other sources

Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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