Leionema bilobum subsp. thackerayense Duretto & K.L.Durham

Muelleria 23: 11 (2006) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: data deficient (k)

Shrub 0.2–1.5 m high; rays of hairs on branchlets to 0.25(–0.5) mm long. Leaves narrowly elliptic-oblong to slightly lanceolate, (7–)26–33 mm long, 2–6 mm wide, margins entire, apex truncate or slightly retuse to obtuse, base more or less cuneate. Pedicels 3–7 mm long, glabrous or glabrescent. Sepals c. 0.5 mm long, glabrous or few hairs at tip. Petals white, 3–4 mm long. Carpels glabrous. Flowers Aug.-Nov.

GGr. Endemic in the Grampians and apparently restricted to the Victoria Range, on and near Mt Thackeray. Occurs in woodland and open forest, usually amongst sandstone outcrops. Reported for the Black Range (west of the Grampians) but no substantiating specimens are known to exist.

Created by: Neville Walsh, 2016-05-24
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-09-03
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Leionema bilobum subsp. thackerayense in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Leionema bilobum subsp. thackerayense in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Greater Grampians present native

State distribution

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