Euphrasia collina subsp. trichocalycina (Gand.) W.R.Barker

J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 5: 196 (1982) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Plants 15–62 cm high; branches developing well above ground-level; glandular hairs present on branches and leaves, at least in upper parts, and on rachis, bracts and calyces. Upper leaves 5–16 mm long, with 0–2 pairs of teeth, base rounded to narrowly cuneate. Calyx externally with glandular hairs to 0.1(–0.2) mm long; corollas lacking yellow spot behind lowest lobe, the lower lobes emarginate or shallowly so or ruminate-obtuse, externally with glandular and eglandular hairs; anthers 1.4–2.2 mm long, with rear awns 0.1–0.5 mm long. Seeds 0.5–1.3 mm long. Flowers Aug.–?Jan.

CVU, GipP, Gold, GGr, HSF. Also SA. Rare in Victoria where confined mainly to central and western areas, but with isolated old records from the Woods Point area. Occurs in open or shrubby sclerophyll forest or woodland, heathland and swamps.

Source: Barker, W.R. (1999). Scrophulariaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Euphrasia collina subsp. trichocalycina in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Euphrasia collina subsp. trichocalycina in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native

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South Australia