Banksia spinulosa Sm.

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

EGL, EGU, GipP, HNF, HSF, Strz, WPro, *CVU.

4 varieties, only B. spinulosa var. cunninghamii in Victoria, the other 3 confined to New South Wales and Queensland. See B. spinulosa var. cunninghamii profile for description.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2016-05-23
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2021-01-11
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Proteanae
order Proteales
family Proteaceae
genus Banksia
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Banksia spinulosa in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Banksia spinulosa in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Central Victorian Uplands present naturalised
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native

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South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory