Bertya cunninghamii Planch.

Sticky Bertya

London J. Bot. 4: 473 (1845) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native


Three subspecies, only Bertya cunninghamii subsp. pubiramula native in Victoria. Bertya cunninghamii subsp. cunninghamii occurs in central New South Wales and has glabrous branchlets whereas Bertya cunninghamii subsp. pubiramula has branchlets with stellate hairs. Profile for Bertya cunninghamii subsp. pubiramua provided under subspecies.

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2016-08-04
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2017-12-29
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Malpighiales
family Euphorbiaceae
genus Bertya
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Bertya cunninghamii in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Bertya cunninghamii in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native

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New South Wales