Pimelea spinescens subsp. pubiflora Rye

Fl. Australia 18: 324 (1990) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:EPBC: critically endangered (CR); Victoria: endangered (e); listed in Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988

As for the species, but pedicels and external surface of corolla shortly appressed-hairy; corolla pale to bright lemon yellow.

MuM, Wim. Flowers Jun.–Jul.

Believed to be extinct until recollected in grassy Buloke woodland near Natimuk, Minyip and Kalkee in the Wimmera. Prior to its rediscovery in the 1980s, it had not been collected since 1901 (where known from Dimboola and Borung districts).

Source: Entwisle, T.J. (1996). Thymelaeaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Neville Walsh, 2017-07-12
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Malvales
family Thymelaeaceae
genus Pimelea
Higher taxa


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

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