Geococcus

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Annual herb, hairy. Leaves in basal rosette and cauline, entire to lobed. Inflorescence few-flowered, appearing basal due to reduced main axis. Sepals erect to spreading, inner pair slightly different from outer pair; petals not clawed, white; stamens 6. Fruit linear, flattened parallel to septum, usually 3–4 times as long as wide, dehiscent; style very short or absent, stigma depressed-capitate; valves with midvein and reticulum of secondary veins; seeds in 2 rows.

A single, endemic species.

Source: Entwisle, T.J. (1996). Brassicaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Brassicales
family Brassicaceae
Higher taxa
genus Geococcus
Subordinate taxa