Acacia leprosa var. crassipoda Maslin & D.J.Murphy

Muelleria 27: 207 (2009) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)

Spindly shrubs 1.5–3 m high; branchlets with sparse to moderate cover of appressed, minute hairs on ribs. Phyllodes narrowly elliptic to oblong-elliptic, (4–)5–9(–12) cm long, (10–)15–20(–30) mm wide; veins 2, lateral nerves fine; gland 0–1 mm above pulvinus. Peduncles 2–4(–5) mm long, densely puberulous-tomentose with curved to sub-crisped hairs, basal bract caducous, 1.5–2(–3) mm long. Heads (30–)35–45-flowered; bracteoles lanceolate, c. 2 mm long, longer than sepals, acuminate. Flowers Aug.–Nov.

Gold, GGr. Restricted to ranges in western Victoria (Grampians and Pyrenees Range) on steep slopes in Eucalyptus forest.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2016-03-18
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2016-07-22
Distribution map
life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Fabales
family Fabaceae
genus Acacia
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Acacia leprosa var. crassipoda in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Acacia leprosa var. crassipoda in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Goldfields present native
Greater Grampians present native

State distribution

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