Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. obovatum F.M.Anderson

Muelleria 12: 233 (2000) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Leaves obovate to broadly obovate, (2.5–)4–6(–9) mm long, apex usually obtuse, sometimes subacute, margin minutely erose to crenulate, rarely entire, obtuse to attenuate at base. Pedicel 1.5–3(–3.8) mm long. Petals 2.5–4 mm long. Flowers Jul.–Nov.

CVU, EGU, NIS, VRiv, VVP. Also NSW. Occurs disjunctly from the Brisbane Ranges near Bacchus Marsh to near the NSW border near the Genoa River and Burrowa-Pine Mtn area. Usually in dry woodland or shrublands in rocky sites.

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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. obovatum in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Leionema lamprophyllum subsp. obovatum in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory