Pachymitus

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Annual herb, with simple and shortly stalked, branched hairs. Leaves in basal rosette and cauline, entire to pinnately lobed. Inflorescence a dense raceme. Sepals spreading, inner and outer pair different; petals clawed, white; stamens 6. Fruit linear, more than 3 times as long as wide, dehiscent; style short, stigma depressed-capitate; valves with prominent midvein and less distinct recticulum of secondary veins; seeds in 2 rows per locule.

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 Pachymitus
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