Hibbertia hermanniifolia DC.

Syst. Nat. 431 (1817) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native


The stalk and centre of the characteristic stalked stellate hairs are reddish-brown to purplish. See Hibbertia hermanniifolia subsp. recondita for full description.

Two subspecies, only subsp. recondita in Victoria. Subspecies hermanniifolia is restricted to Bents Basin on the Nepean River, west of Sydney, New South Wales. Subspecies hermanniifolia is distinguished by its longer stellate hairs (stalk longer than 0.3 mm) and peduncles (more than 9 mm long), and larger number of stamens (more than 18).

Source: Toelken, H.R. (1996). Dilleniaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-01-05
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder [Dillenianae]
family Dilleniaceae
genus Hibbertia
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Hibbertia hermanniifolia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Hibbertia hermanniifolia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native

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New South Wales