Ranunculus eichlerianus B.G.Briggs

Proc. Linn. Soc. New South Wales 84: 313 (1960) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Exceedingly close to Ranunculus victoriensis and distinguishable only by the more dissected leaves with the lamina often about as wide as long, and the ultimate segments generally more widely spreading and linear or linear-lanceolate. Flowers Nov.–Jan.

HNF, VAlp. Endemic in Victoria. Rare, occurring in grassland and open Snow-gum woodland, chiefly on and near Mts Hotham, Loch and Feathertop, with isolated occurrences on Mt Bogong and The Bluff.

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1996). Ranunculaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-12-03
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Ranunculanae
order Ranunculales
family Ranunculaceae
genus Ranunculus
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Ranunculus eichlerianus in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Ranunculus eichlerianus in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Victorian Alps present native

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