Brachyscome melanocarpa Sond. & F.Muell.

Black-seed Daisy

Linnaea 25: 476 (1853) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e)

LoM, MSB, NIS, RobP, VRiv.

2 subspecies; 1 subspecies in Victoria. Profile provided under subspecies.

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2015-11-05
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-02-16
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Asterales
family Asteraceae
genus Brachyscome
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Brachyscome melanocarpa in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Brachyscome melanocarpa in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Scroll Belt present native
Robinvale Plains present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native

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South Australia
New South Wales