Acacia lanigera var. whanii (F.Muell. ex Benth.) Pescott

Census Acacia 24 (1914) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Branchlets with more or less sparse, appressed hairs. Phyllodes linear-elliptic to linear-oblanceolate, 4–5.5 cm long, 6–7 mm wide, obtuse to subacute, innocuous to somewhat pungent with a hard, often oblique mucro. Peduncles 2–4 mm long, glabrous to sparsely hairy; heads subglobular, c. 5 mm long. Flowers May–Oct.

CVU, GipP, Gold, HNF, HSF, MuF, NIS, VRiv, VVP. Widespread through central Victoria from Skipton to Licola.

Source: Entwisle, T.J.; Maslin, B.R.; Cowan, R.S.; Court, A.B. (1996). Mimosaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Andre Messina, 2016-03-22
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Acacia lanigera var. whanii in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Acacia lanigera var. whanii in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Fans present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native

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South Australia