Muelleria 7: 113 (1989) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e)
Branches wiry, reddish to c. 10 cm long. Leaves linear, 5–20 mm long, 0.3–0.5 mm wide, glabrous or with glandular hairs. Compound heads depressed ovoid, 6–12 mm diam., subtended by 12–18 bracts. Capitula c. 10–20 per compound head; capitular bracts 4–8, ovate to lanceolate or elliptic, 2.8–3.4 mm long, 0.6–1.3 mm wide; florets 1 or 2 per capitulum, corolla-tube 1.8–2.5 mm long, yellow. Cypselas c. obovoid, 0.7–1.2 mm long; pappus bristles 8–12, c. half as long as corolla-tube. Flowers c. Aug.
MuM, MSB. Also WA, SA, Qld, NSW. Very rare in Victoria, known with certainty only near Lindsay Point in far north-west of the State where rediscovered in 2013 after being presumed extinct. The only other collection from the same area was made in 1948. Common and widespread in other States.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Murray Scroll Belt||present||native|
|New South Wales|