Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. lamprophyllum

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Leaves elliptic, (5.5–)7.5–11(–14) mm long, apex acute, margin entire to minutely erose toward apex, attenuate at base. Pedicel (3–)3.5–4.5 mm long. Petals 2.5–4.5 mm long.. Flowers mostly Aug.–Nov.

EGU, GipP, HNF, HSF, MonT, NIS, VAlp. Occurring from near Erica to just within NSW near Mt Tingaringy. Usually associated with low shrublands and woodlands of exposed, elevated rocky sites.

A few specimens appear almost intermediate between Phebalium lamprophyllum subsp. lamprophyllum and subsp. obovatum.

Created by: Neville Walsh, 2016-05-24
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. lamprophyllum in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. lamprophyllum in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native

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Western Australia
New South Wales