EPPO Global Database

Acacia tortuosa(ACATT)

Code created in: 2004-04-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ACATT
  • Preferred name: Acacia tortuosa
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Willdenow


USA (Florida), Caribbean, South America (Venezuela to Peru)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Vachellia tortuosa (Linnaeus) Seigler & Ebinger

Common names
Name Language
poponax English
twisted acacia English
cajou French
pompon jaune French
aromo trupi Spanish (CO)
huisachillo Spanish
pica-pica Spanish