Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Spanish
    • Aromo
    • Huizache
  • Unknown
    • Opopanax
    • Mimosa
  • Scientific Names
    • Acacia farnesiana
  • English
    • Huisache
    • Sweet Acacia
    • Needle Bush
  • Purépecha
    • arúmbari
  • Zapoteco
    • bihi
  • Guarijío
    • coo-ca
  • Mayo
    • cucca
  • Huasteco
    • gavia
  • Cuicateco
    • iai-do-no
  • Otomí
    • minza
  • Huichol
    • xiri-xi
  • Maya
    • k'ank'ilis-ché

Guide Colors

No colors selected..

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

colleenm

Date

August 31, 2015 03:09 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

August 10, 2015 02:51 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

August 10, 2015 12:12 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

August 15, 2015 10:00 AM CDT

Place

huiscuilco (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

July 29, 2015 12:46 AM CDT

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

natureranger

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

manesalinas

Date

August 20, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

July 22, 2015 12:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

July 10, 2015 06:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

July 9, 2015 02:38 PM CDT

Place

Tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

July 10, 2015 01:43 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Date

July 4, 2015 05:14 PM CDT

Place

Tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

Vachellia farnesiana, also known as Acacia farnesiana, and previously Mimosa farnesiana, commonly known as needle bush, is so named because of the numerous thorns distributed along its branches. The native range of V. farnesiana is uncertain. While the point of origin is Mexico and Central America, the species has a pantropical distribution incorporating northern Australia and southern Asia. It remains unclear whether the extra-American distribution is primarily natural or anthropogenic. It is deciduous over part of...

No range data available.