Choretrum glomeratum var. chrysanthum (F.Muell.) Benth.

Fl. Austral. 6: 218 (1873) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Diagnostic features as given in key. Flowers mostly spring and summer.

Gold, LoM, MuM, VRiv. Also WA, SA. Largely co-extensive with, but not as common as, var. glomeratum.

These 2 taxa are treated as distinct species by some authors but further study is required to be certain of their relationship. They are extremely difficult to distinguish using herbarium material, accompanying notes on flower colour often providing the only strong clue to their identity.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1999). Choretrum. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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Victoria

Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Choretrum glomeratum var. chrysanthum in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Choretrum glomeratum var. chrysanthum in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Murray Mallee present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Goldfields present native