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Common name
Acacia sinuata , auct.
Mimosa sinuata , Lour
Mimosa concinna , Willd.
Acacia habbasoides , Bojer
Similar species
Acacia concinna is a tree native to Asia. It is found in disturbed forests, in meadows and along rivers. Introduced to New Caledonia in the late 1980s, Acacia concinna has become locally invasive.

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Compiler: Comité français de l'UICN (IUCN French Committee) & IUCN SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG)


Publication date: 2008-04-03

Recommended citation: Global Invasive Species Database (2024) Species profile: Acacia concinna. Downloaded from http://www.iucngisd.org/gisd/speciesname/Acacia+concinna on 20-04-2024.

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Informations on Acacia concinna has been recorded for the following locations. Click on the name for additional informations.
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11 references found for Acacia concinna

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Fletcher, R. L. and Manfredi, C. 1995. The occurrence of Undaria pinnatifida (Phaeophyceae, Laminariales) on the South Coast of England. Botanica Marina 38: 355-358.
Gosling, L. M. 1989. Extinction to order. New Scientist, 4 march 1989: 44-49.
Summary: Results of the eradication campaign in England.
Gosling, L. M. and Baker, S. J. 1987. Planning and monitoring an attempt to eradicate coypus from Britain. Symposia of The Zoological Society of London 58: 99-113.
Summary: Populations simulations were used to help plan a campaign to eradicate feral coypus.
Gosling, L. M., Baker, S. J. and Clarke, C. N. 1988. An attempt to remove coypus (Myocastor coypus) from a wetland habitat in East Anglia. Journal of Applied Ecology 25: 49-62.
Summary: A trial was carried out to test wether it was possible to eradicate coypu using cage trapping.
General information
Conservatoire Botanique National De Mascarin (BOULLET V. coord.) 2007. Acacia concinna.- Index de la flore vasculaire de la R�union (Trach�ophytes) : statuts, menaces et protections. - Version 2007.1
Summary: Base de donn�es sur la flore de la R�union. De nombreuses informations tr�s utiles.
Available from: http://flore.cbnm.org/index2.php?page=taxon&num=3416a75f4cea9109507cacd8e2f2aefc [Accessed march 2008]
MacKee, H.S. 1994. Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultiv�es en Nouvelle-Cal�donie, 2nd edn. MNHN, Paris.
Summary: Cet ouvrage liste 1412 taxons (esp�ces, sous esp�ces et vari�t�s) introduits en Nouvelle-Cal�donie. L auteur pr�cise dans la majorit� des cas si l esp�ce est cultiv�e ou naturalis�e.
Meyer, J.-Y., Loope, L., Sheppard, A., Munzinger, J., Jaffre, T. 2006. Les plantes envahissantes et potentiellement envahissantes dans l archipel n�o-cal�donien : premi�re �valuation et recommandations de gestion. in M.-L. Beauvais et al. (2006) : Les esp�ces envahissantes dans l�archipel n�o-cal�donien, Paris, IRD �ditions, 260 p.+ c�d�rom.
PIER (Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk), 2007. Acacia concinna
Summary: Available from: http://www.hear.org/pier/species/acacia_concinna.htm [Accessed march 2008]
Tassin, J., Rivi�re, J.N., Cazanove, M., Bruzzeses, E. 2006. Ranking of invasive woody plant species for management on r�union Island. Weed research 46, 388-403
Summary: L inventaire de 318 esp�ces de plantes ligneuses introduites � la R�union, permet d en identifier 132 comme naturalis�es dans les �cosyst�mes naturels. 26 de ces esp�ces choisies parmi les plus envahissantes ont �t� class�es en fonction de leur impact biologique sur les �cosyst�mes indig�nes.
The following 1 contacts offer information an advice on Acacia concinna
Geographic region: Indian Ocean, Pacific
Ecosystem: Terrestrial
Centre de coop�ration internationale en recherche agronomique pour le d�veloppement
CIRAD TA 10 / D Campus International de Baillarguet 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5 France
+33 4 67 59 38 22
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Recommended citation
(2024). Acacia concinna. IUCN Environmental Impact Classification for Alien Taxa (EICAT).