Amyema pendula subsp. pendula

Drooping Mistletoe

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Haustorial attachment usually globose, lacking strands under bark of host. Peduncles usually 10–22 mm long; rays of umbel 5–11 mm long; pedicels of lateral flowers 2–4 mm long. Corolla 5-merous, usually acute in mature bud; anthers mostly 2–4 mm long; free part of filament 3–4 times the length of anther. Flowers throughout the year.

CVU, DunT, EGL, EGU, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, MonT, MuF, MuM, NIS, OtP, OtR, Strz, VAlp, VRiv, VVP, WaP, Wim. Also SA, NSW, ACT. Widespread throughout much of the state growing mostly on species of Eucalyptus and occasionally on Acacia.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1999). Loranthaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-04-18
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Victoria

Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Amyema pendula subsp. pendula in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Amyema pendula subsp. pendula in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Fans present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native

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Western Australia
South Australia
Queensland
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Victoria